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- Democracy and community development
- Human rights
Sistema Cyprus is an El Sistema inspired program which aims to provide all children and young people with free music education through orchestras and choirs. The second aim is to promote respect and recognition of vulnerable population groups from the society. Sistema Cyprus operates in the area of Faneromeni in Nicosia (in collaboration with the Nicosia Municipality), in the “Home of Hope” (in collaboration with Hope for Children CRC Policy Centre) and in the area of Faneromeni in Larnaca (in collaboration with the Larnaka Cultural Foundation for Children and Youth), providing more than 200 children and young people with free instruments and music lessons. Sistema Cyprus is an associate member of the Sistema Europe Network where more than 30 El Sistema programmes around Europe participate.
Sistema Cyprus String and Percussion orchestra with 65 children living in Nicosia mainly migrants and refugees.
Sistema Cyprus Choir with 40 children living in Nicosia mainly migrants and refugees.
Sistema Cyprus Perucssion Ensemvle with 25 children liiving in Larnaca mainly migrants and refugees.
Community music workshops in three shelters of unaccompanied refugee minors in Nicosia and Larnaca.
We could help in order to establish music as a tool for social inclusion, integration, intercultural and civil society dialogue.
To build strong collaborations with other organisations and to work together towards common goals including the promotion of intercultural and civil society dialogue.