CULTURALINTERNATIONAL MULTI YEARS PROJECT INNER WHEEL ON THE FOOTSTEPS OF LONGOBARDS IN EUROPE
ABOUT LONGOBARD PROJECTThe new International Cultural Multi-Club Project "Inner Wheel on the footsteps ofLongobards in Europe" - promoted by the Clubs of Benevento (D. 210), Brescia Sud(D. 206), Torino Europea (D. 204) - wants to involve, on a voluntary basis, other InnerWheel Clubs in Italy and Europe, interested in sharing knowledge, frequentation,exchanges at European level, around the Longobard history and culture. Among themain objectives, certainly the «Interculturality» and the «InternationalUnderstanding».Through the International Directory and the Database it will be important to identifythe Clubs that are placed in the European geo-cultural corridor of Longobardia;invite these Clubs to enter the Project, committing ourselves, (however, to ensure thatin each area there will be at least an IW Club); trace the corridor with all the Clubsthat adhere to the Project. The Countries concerned are: Sweden, Germany, Austria,Hungary, Croatia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Italy.Various the possible cultural initiatives and services: multiple Club contacts,twinning, event organization (conferences, artistic itineraries, book presentations,multimedia products, exhibitions), restorations, bursaries.Duration of the international project 5 years (from 2011 to 2016, renewable for asecond five-year period until 2021).Finally, an interesting and unifying organization could be a LONGOBARDS RALLY,involving all the European countries concerned, as a one off event, at a chance as acelebrative manifestation at the end of the five years.
3 DEFINITION1. OBJECT: «INNER WHEEL ON THE FOOTSTEPS OF THE LONGOBARDS IN EUROPE» PROJECT’S PECULIARITIES: FLEXIBLE, AVAILABLE TO DIFFERENT LEVELS, OPEN TO WIDE NET.2. REQUIREMENTS FOR JOINING: DELIBERATION OF THE CLUB.3. MISSION: INTERNATIONAL UNDERSTANDING,4. INTERCULTURAL RELATIONS.5. LENGHT: 5 YEARS (from 2011 to 2016, renewing for five years till 2021)
4 THE STARTING WAY ALWAYS RESPECTING INNER WHEEL PROTOCOL • MAPPING INNER WHEEL CLUBS & DISTRICTS • MAPPING OF ARTISTICS and ARCHEOLOGICSPHASE 1 SITES • COMMUNICATION ONLINEPHASE 2 • COMMUNICATION OFFLINE • ENTERPRISES (CONTACTS, TWINNINGS, SERVICES)PHASE 3 • LONGOBARDS RALLY
5ROUTE OF LONGOBARD MIGRATION MAPPING ARTISTICS AND ARCHEOLOGICS SITES OF INNER WHEEL CLUBS & DISTRICTS How to search the IW Clubs Interested in this adventure How to take census of artistic and archeological sites
7IW IN SWEDEN – DISTRICT 239 19 INNER WHEEL CLUBS
8IW IN GERMANY - DISTRICT 89 o 28 INNER WHEEL CLUBS
9INNER WHEEL IN AUSTRIA 6 INNER WHEEL CLUBS NO DISTRICT
10INNER WHEEL IN HUNGARY 3 INNER WHEEL CLUBS NO DISTRICT
11INNER WHEEL IN CROATIA ESLOVENIA CROATIA: DISTRICT 191 SLOVENIA: 14 INNER WHEEL CLUBS 2 INNER WHEEL CLUBS NO DISTRICT
12INNER WHEEL IN SWITZERLANDAND LIECHTENSTEIN DISTRICT 199 47 INNER WHEEL CLUBS
13 INNER WHEEL IN ITALY5 interested Districtson 6:204, 206, 208, 209, 210.Many Inner WheelClubs are located inplaces withLangobards remains.Some Clubs alreadyjoined in the Project
14 COMMUNICATION OFFLINE AND ONLINE1. PERSONAL RELATIONS2. DATABASE AND INTERNATIONAL DIRECTORY3. PROMOTION OF THE DEDICATED WEB SITE: www.leormedeilongobardi.it4. TOWARDS THE SOCIAL NETWORK OPENING PAGE ON FACEBOOK E TWITTER
15 ENTERPRISES MULTIPLE CLUB CONTACTS TWINNINGS SERVICES (restorations of longobard art, grants, etc.) ORGANIZATION OF EVENTS: MEETINGS ARTISTIC ROUTES INTRODUCING BOOKS, MULTIMEDIAL PRODUCTS EXIBITIONS, ETC.
17 …. concludingInner Wheel Clubs and Districts located onthe Footsteps of Longobard migration(Völkerwanderung), in a perspective ofcultural and territorial continuity, from thenorth of Europe to Italy, will help a betterknowledge of all aspects concerning thisPeople (geographic, territorial, historic,artistic).