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Nations United 2019

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Saint Brides Centre

10 Orwell Terrace

Edinburgh

EH11 2DZ

United Kingdom

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A cultural journey in the heart of Edinburgh from Scotland to Ghana, Ecuador & Greece!

Nations United is Edinburgh's multicultural festival, facilitating the sharing of experiences and outlooks, encouraging a deeper understanding of the diverse communities that make up our city, and celebrating cultural unity in Scotland.

We have a full day of activities and creativity for all ages:

  • 12:00 - 13:00 Discover the world of Ecuadorian chocolate with Pacari: Premium Organic Chocolate
  • 13:00 - 14:00 Creative Writing workshop with Hannah Lavery & the Scottish Poetry Library
  • 15:00 - 16:00 Get inspired by Scotland's poets in an intimate sharing session
  • 16:00 - 17:30 Learn rhythms and dances from Greece in a workshop with Baharat Collective & Edinburgh Greek Dance Group
  • 16:00-16:30 - Learn about Ecuadorian Music with Felipe
  • 16:30 - 17:30 Feel the Ghanaian beats in a workshop with Adie Baako
  • 12:00 - 13:00 / 13:30 - 14:30 - Wee Dance Off and activities for kids with Afrika Maua
  • All Day - Multicultural market with crafts and food
  • All Day - Explore new perspectives of Scotland through ELREC 's exhibition 'Routes to Roots'

Nations United is the platform gathering all multicultural communities in Edinburgh to inspire passion and pride in the countries of origin and what each has to offer whilst encouraging mutual respect and learning about other people and cultures.

Join us for a day of exchange and celebration!

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Saint Brides Centre

10 Orwell Terrace

Edinburgh

EH11 2DZ

United Kingdom

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