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Building Walls – Breaking Walls Ticino 2020

29 March – 6 April 2020, Mergoscia TI / Switzerland

Young adults from Switzerland, Ireland and Northern Ireland, Israel and Palestine come together in the Italian part of Switzerland (Canton of Ticino). They explore the life and culture of the other participants, discuss conflicts and challenges around borders and walls in the different countries, cook together and experience Swiss cultural heritage through building a stonewall in the mountains.


“Building Walls – Breaking Walls Ticino” takes place in Valle de Verzasca (Verzasca Valley), in the lovely ecovillage of Campo Cortoi, above the town of Mergoscia. A cooperation with our partners Pro Mergoscia and Urs Nüesch Waldbau und Landschaftspflege


Call for Swiss participants

Apply now and take part in this intercultural experience in the very eastern part of Switzerland!

Participation fee: CHF 150.- / we reimburse 70% of your travel costs.
If the participation fee is an obstacle for you, contact us. We’ll find a way.

Interested to participate? Apply

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