The OlymPeace program brings together children from
all over the world. For ten days, they are taught by an international
group of dedicated volunteers to appreciate the grace and beauty of
and to communicate through artwork.
The second OlymPeace festival took place this summer in
Participants included Greek, Greek Cypriot, Turkish Cypriot,
Kosovar, Serbian, Palestinian, Israeli, Russian, and French children, all
whom were in the fifth grade. Also participating were Zulu runners, who
came from a school for the sight-impaired in South Africa. Despite
children of different nationalities were able to succesfully form cohesive
with the help of youth leaders.
For more information about OlymPeace, please visit the official website