Discussion about urban area improvement at „Esplanāde 2014”
Saturday, on 13 July from 12.00 to 15.00, workshop series will be opened with residents copartnership project presentations and with a discussion related to urban area development and creative potential of city residents. Discussion will be hosted by a journalist Krista Vāvere.
How can we change our life around the neighbour area by taking an active participation? How do we see the environment we live in? Those will be the questions appearing at the discussion.
The aim of The European Capital of Culture programme is to obtain the accents change in society from a passive culture consumer to an active participant of various society movements.
"Rīga 2014" event organizers will share their knowledge at "Esplanāde 2014". It will be a conversation about next-door neighbours, flower planting and common work on improving courtyards, help for idea collecting when residents are able to make impact with their thoughts on city environment. It's a story of those people who have not learned how to express themselves. Latvian Foundation for Landscape Architecture "Rijada", The National Film Centre of Latvia, projects "Lielā talka" ("The Great Help") and "Ideju talka" ("The Help for Ideas") and "Iesakņotāji" ("The Help for Enrooting") as well as City Development Department of Riga City Council will share their knowledges.