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In Petersburg the festival " has opened; to Cultural capital - culture of the world "

Youth festival « to Cultural capital – culture of the world » which is one of the biggest projects of the program of the government of Petersburg « Tolerance » has opened on Tuesday in northern capital, the employee of organising committee of festival has informed News.

the Festival passes in a city on Neva the fourth year and collects B4 80 thousand participants - pupils 9 - 11 classes. By tradition senior pupils compete in knowledge of history of northern capital, the Petersburg etiquette, and also present the photoWRK reflecting their sight at the world and understanding of principles of tolerance.

2 participants should develop and present in the dramatized kind socially - the cultural projects directed on creation of tolerant atmosphere in Petersburg. Organizers of festival suggest to develop such projects as creation « Directory of good deeds of Petersburg » installation of a monument of tolerance, the organisation volonterskih groups of the help to orphans and children - to invalids, an accomplishment of city squares, the placing project in lifts of the replaceable information on culture and city history, creation of the grant W training songs ABT rules of Russian 4 migrants.

the Stock exchange of social projects on which the best offers of senior pupils will be presented 4 attraction of partners from the power and business becomes the Main innovation of festival of this year.

the Director of Festival Natalia Chadina considers that the name of one of competitions - « action Time! » - can become the Festival slogan - 2010. All competitive tests this year will be presented so that to direct children on practical result, to clear their activity, to give the chance to show the knowledge in practice.

2DAY started interdistrict tours of festival which two days will last even. Then – on November, 27th six commands - winners will battle in the city ending.

the festival Will come to the end on December, 16th with solemn ceremony of rewarding of its winners and active participants. 4 three commands - winners traditionally organise a prize-winning trip – last year winners went to Latvia, and in   2008 - to Belarus. What gift W8 for winners of this year, organizers while keep a secret.

the festival Main task « to Cultural capital – culture of the world » - to develop at young   Petersburgers interest in studying of culture of other nationalities to raise their social activity and responsibility.

« Festival – It is the interactive form when schoolboys not simply RCV knowledge, and are involved in process of active discussion and development of the knowledge and principles of culture of tolerance in practice » - quotes organising committee of a word of the chairman of city committee on Alexander Prohorenko`s external relations.