ESN Country: 
Greece
City: 
Ioannina
ESN Section: 
ESN Ioannina
Date of the event: 
Sunday, 16 September, 2018 - 12:00 to 14:00
Description of the event: 
It was about a race of 1.500km. and 3.500km. which were the beggining of a week celabration of sports and the environment!This race took place to Perama,a small suburb of the city of Ioannina,which is famous about its cave,and its habitants are so hospitable.
On the race some ESNers ran and an international student was volunteer as she was explaining the direction of the route to the runners and she was cheering.
Also on this race some immigrants and tourists ran to and it was exciting to see so many different persons running all together with no clue of discrimination.
In addition,the Lake Pamvotis Management Authority
has organized experiential workshops on lake biodiversity, environmental games and observation of birds with telescopes and binoculars. Also, throughout the event, members of the Agency distributed leaflets.
In the lakeside Perama Park, Followgreen was also the first interactive platform that unites the municipality with citizens, businesses and schools with the common goal of increasing recycling. Giorgos Antoniou's expert consultant in the Municipality of Ioannina on Environment and Energy gave information and distributed information material on the Integrated and Innovative Followgreen environmental awareness program, rewarding the citizens.
Type of participants: 
ESNers
International Students
Local Community
Total Number of ESNers participating in the activity: 
3
Total Number of International Students participating in the activity: 
1
Total Number of other participants participating in the activity: 
500
Have people with disabilities attended the event?: 
No
Did you cooperate with other organisations for this event?: 
Yes
Name of the organisation: 
Ioannina Lake Run
Website of the organisation: 
http://www.ioanninalakerun.gr/
How did they contribute to the event: 
Were the organizers of the sport and environment festival.The director was kind and very accessible to us as we wanted to participate and we had many questionmarks.
Additional Comments / Outcome of the activity: 

That chance was perfect for our international student that participated because she wanted to contribute in each way she could.She coorperated with other Greek volunteers and she discovered the beauty of Perama.