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Mind the Gap

National Network: 
Slovak Republic
Address: 
Mind the Gap Moskovska 36 974 04 Banska Bystrica SLOVAKIA
Banska Bystrica
Telephone: 
00 421 48 41232 88
Telephone (other): 
00 421 48 41538 68
Fax: 
00 421 48 41538 68
Mobile Phone: 
00 421 903 550 243
Organisation Type: 
Non-Governmental Organization
Year of Establishment: 
2008
General Information: 

Our organization currently consists of four members (two experts) and one president. It relies both on private and institutional funding. Our actions varies from organizing lectures and workshops attended by public to organizing festivals presenting tworks of the contempoary artists. Our partners are usually embassies of the respective country and local cultural centres.

Mission and Objectives: 

Our mission is to eradicate prevailing stereotypes in the civil society and to facilitate cooperation in the cultural, religion and good practices sphere. Our objective is to mobilize both youth and experts to engage themselves in the intercultural/interfaith activities thus contributing to better knowledge of "the Other" and help to prevent arising conflict that might be triggered by the aforementioned clashes.

Main Projects / Activities: 

Our projects aim at bringing two shores of the Mediterranean closer, using art, organizing workshops and festivals and promote intercultural understanding also via translating the crucial literary works.