Meeting with group of Gestor Turistico.

Members of Intercultural Centre of Color Ideas met with group of Gestor Turistico Digital at University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Meeting had two parts. Firstly we presented our European Voluntary service, the main idea of EVS, goals, tasks and all important informations. Than the group of Gestor Turistico Digital presented to us their interactiv project.

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Stability in Europe? Education is the key.

To evaluate year 2012, it has been an year full of discussions about Erasmus Exchange program; the program which is one of the most widely known in the world. We celebrated the 25th anniversary of Erasmus program in Europe. More than 2,5 millions of young people have had an opportunity to travel abroad through Erasmus. Such an experience have changed their lives, they have become more open-minded, flexible and modern Europeans.

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Space/ID Madrid

Space/ID Madrid is a 6-days art laboratory that will take place in Madrid (Spain), July 8-14, 2013 and will engage a group of artists, activists, educators and youth leaders. Participants will be involved in study, discussion, and art practices as we work about art, community, and self-expression for an exploration of the aesthetics of sexuality and gender via art in public space, while also participating to local public art events and forums organized by local organizations.

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The School Day of Non-violence and Peace

The School Day of Non-violence and Peace (or DENIP), is an observance and support for a pacifying and non-violent education of a permanent character. Different as the first proposed by the UNESCO “Armistice Day” in 1948, the “School Day of Non-violence and Peace” (DENIP) is observed on January 30 or thereabouts every year, on the anniversary of the death of Mahatma Gandhi, in schools all over the world. Its basic and permanent message is: “Universal love, non-violence and peace. Universal love is better than egoism, non-violence is better than violence, and peace is better than war”. In Navarra the slogan for the 2009 was “above all, we are friends” (Spanish:”Por encima de todo, somos amigos”). DENIP and World Association of Early Childhood Educators (AMEI-WAECE) collaborate to celebrate this event in the schools of the latter worldwide.

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Let’s do it! European Youth Capital 2016

Do you live in Gran Canaria? Are you young and active or do you want to develop your skills and competencies? Do you want to make your dreams come true; are you motivated to convert your projects or ideas into reality? This is the time for everyone who dreams of Gran Canaria being awarded the title of European Youth Capital 2016! Join us and we will make a great team together!



Visiting Red Cross logistics centre in Las Palmas.

Members of CIIC and EVS Volunteers visited the International Federation of Red Cross, Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the Spanish Red Cross logistics centre in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands on the 10th and 11th of January 2013.

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We did it! International Volunteer Day (IVD)

International Volunteer Day (IVD) took place in San Telmo Park of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria on December 5th, 2012. The official opening started with the inauguration speech of the General Director of Youth of the Canary Islands, Doña Estefania Castro Chavez, the European project coordinator of Centro Intercultural Ideas de Colores Kristina Cernousovaite and the President of the Cabildo de Gran Canaria, Don José Miguel Bravo de Laguna

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We officially opened the office

The intercultural center “Centro Intercultural Ideas de Colores” opened officially the office on Monday 10th December 2012. We are here for you, if you have any question about our intercultural center or European possibility of formal, non-formal and informal educutation, please come and we can help you. The office is situated in the city center of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. Address: Jose Franchy Roca, 37, 35007 Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain. You can also call to our hotline: +34828014887 or email us at:

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OpenCall: Greenhouses of the Future

The National Agency of the EU-program „Youth in Action“ and the ‘Center of Hollenfels – Education to sustainable Development’ are organizing a 3 day study visit on the topic of Quality Management in Education for sustainable Development. Youth centers as places for education for sustainable development challenges and solutions

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International volunteering day 2012

The intercultural center “Centro Intercultural Ideas de Colores” are organizing this event in order to make voluntary visible and promote voluntary and active youth and raise awareness. Concerts, dance, theatre, photography, film projection and many other free workshops will take place in the park to light up the event.

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