08.02-08.03.2021 Exhibition "The Mothers and Founding Fathers of the European Union" - Montebelluna (TV)

On February 8, 2021 at 10:45 was held the opening of the exhibition  "Mothers and founding fathers of the European Union" at IIS EINAUDI SCARPA. 
The exhibition can be visited by reservation (at link http://bit.ly/3jdsVis) at the headquarters IIS EINAUDI SCARPA in via Sansovino, 6 Montebelluna (TV) from 8 February to 8 March 2021.

At the inauguration they intervened:
Fernando Fratta, School Director Istituto Einaudi Scarpa
Ermelinda Damiano, President of Venice City Council
Francesca Vianello, Europe Direct of the Municipality of Venice
Giorgio Anselmi, National President MFE

the service Europe Direct Venezia Veneto, information point of the European Union active in the Veneto area, proposed the educational exhibition "The Mothers and the Founding Fathers of the European Union", on official documentation of the European Commission.

The exhibition was the result of collaboration between:

The exhibition is dedicated to the 8 women and 13 men - visionary leaders - who inspired the creation of the European Union in which we live today.
The following visionary leaders have inspired the creation of the European Union in which we live today.
Without their commitment and motivation, we could not live in the context of peace and stability that we take for granted today. Resistance fighters or lawyers and parliamentarians, the pioneers of the EU were a diverse group of people driven by the same ideals: peace, unity and prosperity in Europe.
In addition to the pioneers presented below, many others have inspired the European project and have worked tirelessly to achieve it.
- Founding Mothers:    
Marga Klompé,
Nilde Iotti,
Anna Lindh,
Melina Mercouri,
Nicole Fontaine,
Ursula Hirschmann,
Louise Weiss,
Simone Veil.
-Founding Fathers:
Konrad Adenauer,
Joseph Bech,
Johan Willem Beyen,
Winston Churchill,
Alcide De Gasperi,
Walter Hallstein,
Sicco Mansholt,
Jean Monnet,
Robert Schuman,
Paul-Henri Spaak,
Altiero Spinelli,
Helmut Kohl,
François Mitterand.
The main theme of the exhibition is the conviction of these men and women that the peoples of Europe, while remaining proud of their identity and their national history, were determined to overcome the ancient divisions and build together their common destiny. The exhibition is divided into 21 panels and combines drawings and photographs with a series of bilingual texts, written in Italian and English, in order to reach the national and international public.

The boys of the Einaudi Scarpa Institute have made the video below on the occasion of the opening of the exhibition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1usT6WWtLmA

Some photos of the event:
Poster fuori dalla scuola
Opening hours of the exhibition:
For schools: from 22 February to 8 March 2021 (bookings by 18 February).
For citizenship: every Monday and Friday from 16:30 to 18:30 (reservation 2 days in advance).
At the headquarters of IIS EINAUDI SCARPA
Via Sansovino, 6 Montebelluna (TV)
Link registration: http://bit.ly/3jdsVis 
More information at:
tel. 0423 23587
Europe Direct del Comune di Venezia
numero verde 800 496200
fax 041 2748182
Movimento Federalista Europeo
Segreteria regionale
Via Poloni, 9 – 37122 Verona
tel. e fax: 045 – 8032194
Ultimo aggiornamento: 01/03/2021 ore 11:25