Citizens in Action
Citizens in Action was created to promote active participation of citizens in community life, based on the belief that in this way we can create a democratic and open society. Main aims of CiA are: encourage mobility of people and ideas for mutual understanding and peace; contribute to community development; promote people’s participation to defend and define their quality of life, aiming at protection of human and natural environment.
Key activities are: international voluntary projects, educational programs, cooperation and support with other local organizations. CiA is member of the networks Alliance and SEEYN.
CiA has implemented since 2002, 53 workcamps with 11 Greek municipalities, mainly in the environmental field. While organising international projects CiA always takes into account real needs and tries to help local as well as international initiatives