2015. Year 30. June
The project “We are Rigans!” has been successfully implemented with a range of informative activities, creation of the network of volunteers and Latvian language and culture courses, which were attended by 113 adults and 37 children.
From January till June 2015 Riga municipality has conducted charge-free Latvian language and culture courses for third-country nationals pupils of Riga schools and adults within the project “We are Rigans!”, as the result of which 50 adults took Latvian language exam at the National Centre for Education.
The participants of the courses also took part in experience exchange visits to Ventspils and Daugavpils, excursion to Liepaja, visited bakery„Lāči”, Riga Porcelain Museum, The Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation, visited theatre and participated in other creative activities.
The informative material „Handbook (Guide) on Services Provided by the Municipality of Riga to Foreigners” has been created within the Project.
The project “We are Rigans!” is being implemented by the Education, Culture and Sports Department of Riga City Council in cooperation with the Riga Center of Education and Information with the financial support of the European Fund for the Integration of Third-Country Nationals (75%) and Latvian state (25%).