FNF Greece: “A whole country in a nutshell” – Summer academy on Lesbos proves to be big success

GruppenfotoThe Northern Aegean island of Lesbos proved to be the perfect place for this year’s summer school organized by the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF) and the Greek NGO Ioannis Kapodistrias. From 23-27 July, twenty-five students and young professionals met in Mytilini to learn about and discuss “Sustainable Development, Island Region and the Economic Crisis: The Participatory Approach as a Reboot Tool for Development Processes”. Through lectures, workshops and other structured conversational processes, the participants developed methods how to organize regional economies, like e.g. the Municipality of Lesbos, in a more efficient and liberal way.

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