Eliza Danenfelde Kirpe
Role in FWC
Eliza Danenfelde Kirpe started as intern at Future Worlds Center in April, 2018. She joined the Global Education Unit working on projects Global Education Goes Local (GEGL) , MigratED , Youth of the World.
Together with Global Education Unit team she is planning the neighbourhood celebration Why Plastic if GIF in Agios Dometios to raise awareness about important topics related to Sustainable Development Goals, improve the environment around us starting from our neighbourhood and to get the community of Agios Dometios connected in a fun and interactive way.
She has been studying Culture management in Latvia and has degree in Cultural management and entrepreneurship. She is interested in social issues, like equal rights for people with different abilities and societies awareness of those abilites. Thats why the topic of her final thesis was Cultural Events as a Tool for Social Inclusion- to find ways how cultural events (and not only) could become available for everyone not as something special, but as normal daily life ingredient.
Eliza is idea author and manager of the project/ social initiative ART.makes.SENSE. (AmS) in 2014. AmS was workshop series for visually handicaped and blind children in Latvia. Now AmS functions as a social informative platform in facebook.com, but the main idea is to continue to promote ART.makes.SENSE and create new workshops and events for everyone. She can communicate fluently Latvian (native), English and Spanish, as well a bit in Russian and Galician languages.