“Now that my ladder’s gone, I must lie down where all the ladders start In the foul rag and bone shop of the heart” William Butler Yeats
Andreas was born on the 21st of April 1985 in a family with strong bonds. As a child, he was very sensitive, and used his “small” power to offer love and smiles to everyone who was near him!
Articles about Prevention & Awareness
Visit the news page and read advice about social anxiety, bullying etc at Hamogelo
Youth exchanges allow groups of young people from different countries to meet, live together and work on shared projects for short periods.
Youth exchanges take place outside the school environment. On a youth exchange, you can expect to participate in activities such as workshops, exercises, debates, role-plays, outdoor activities and more.
ICON Greece works with Primary and Secondary Schools for promotion of local tradition. Group of students are happy and proud to show local tradition to youth exchange students from abroad. Dance is the easiest way to socialize people from different backgrounds and to make new friends.
Inclusion in COmmuNity
Address: Rodos, Greece P.C. 85100
ICON Greece (Inclusion in COmmuNity) was initiated as an informal group of educators and students aiming to enhance inclusion in the school community –for students with special skills and / or different cultural backgrounds.
- Inclusion in community regardless of the images and stereotypes that each group has of each other
- Inclusion of individuals together with invisible families and friends who support them
- Promotion of empathy and respect for people of all backgrounds and abilities
Project work at Youth Exchanges and Training Courses. Non formal education and creativethinking. The best way for all participants with different abilities to express their talents.
Thank you for sharing and learning together with ICON Greece
The term ‘diversity management’ refers to the adequate and effective management of differences through:
• dynamic skills
• creative mind-set (ability to see things from different angles)
• and without rigid prejudgement (Ting-Toomey and Chung, 2004)
The term ‘diversity’ refers to the non-homogeneity among the members of a society (individuals and/or groups) from a cultural, social, political, economic, or any other perspective. As a consequence, the definition of diversity can vary.