Civil Society News

ADHD Cyprus organising Kids’ Clubs during October and May

CCMC member ADHD Cyprus, which provides support for children and families living with Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder, is organising a series of Kids’ Clubs, giving children the opportunity to have fun while learning. The Clubs will take place once a month on Saturdays between 15:00 and 17:00 during winter and 16:00 to 18:00 during spring and summer. The first Club will be held Saturday 30 October at the ADHD Cyprus walk-in centre [9 Stavraetou Street, Strovolos, Nicosia] and will have a musical theme.


Open Cyprus Coalition marks "Right to Know" Day

The Open Cyprus Coalition is marking the Right to Know Day, 28 September 2010, by renewing its call for full recognition of the right of access to information in Cyprus. “Over 80 countries around the world now have access to information laws: it’s time for Cyprus to catch up,” said David Pardo of Access Info Europe. The aim of Right to Know Day is to raise awareness of every individual's right of access to government-held information. “We have the right to know how elected officials are exercising power and how the tax-payers' money is being spent,” said Orestis Tringides of CCMC member IKME.


PRESS RELEASE: Association for Historical Dialogue and Research

Symposium on “Representation of History and Intergroup Relations: Findings from ground-breaking research studies” on 28 September 2010, Cyprus Community Media Centre, UN Buffer Zone, Nicosia at 17.00.

The Association for Historical Dialogue and Research (AHDR) is organising another thought-provoking symposium to share findings from the ground-breaking AHDR research studies related to Representations of History and Intergroup Relations.


PRESS RELEASE: AD/HD Awareness Week 18-25 September 2010

On Saturday, September 18th, 2010 from 11:00am to 3:00pm CCMC member ADD-ADHD Cyprus will kick off its AD/HD Awareness week at The Mall of Cyprus, in Nicosia by showing a rolling DVD of the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (AD/HD) Awareness presentation, handing out AD/HD information leaflets and flyers and pointing people in the right direction for information and support. AD/HD leaflets will also be distributed through bookshops and some pharmacies in all main towns during awareness week 18-25 September, 2010.


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