“Help You, Help Me – Your Health is My Health 2013” January – June 2013

Branart Cultural Association will carry out the “Help You, Help Me, Your Healh is My Health” project between January 1, 2013 and June 30, 2013. This project is financed by ANPCDEFP, through the Youth in Action Program, Action 1.1. Youth exchanges.

The Romanian – Turkey bilateral exchange has the Active Youth Association organization as its partner from Turkey. 28 young people from the 2 countries will participate in this project.

The main objective of the project is to promote a healthy lifestyle by adopting a path to a healthy life through balanced nutrition and appropriate physical activities. The project aims to encourage healthy eating among children, in order to combat the growing weight of childhood obesity in Europe. The young participants in the exchange will know what a balanced diet should consist of and the rules that define it.

The specific objectives of this project are:

  • the young participants learning of the production method of certain foods, by visiting organic farms and traditional farms in order to realize for themselves the importance of choosing a healthy diet.
  • Knowing the importance of physical activities and sports that maintain good health: knowing the benefits of physical activities, the different possible physical activities, ways to develop a daily program of physical activities

Project coordinator: Ana-Maria Dragoi