TOCÓ VENIR (JUST ARRIVED)

Where
Uruguay
When
2016
Who
University of the Republic - Intendencia de Montevideo - Escuela Universitaria de Música
Key objectives of the measure:

The main objective of Tocó venir is to welcome new generations of university students and to strengthen the links between them and the institutions. Special attention is given to students from Uruguays countryside, so as to avoid drop-outs at an early stage.

Scope of the measure:
National
Nature of the measure:
institutional
Main feature of the measure:

Tocó venir is an annual meeting of university students, which is organised by the Municipality of Montevideo, the State Universidad de la República y the University School of Music. During an open concert with free admission, the new generation of university students is given a welcome. Special attention is paid to young people from Uruguay´s countryside. The events of the day also include games, recreational and sports activities. Transfer is provided for those young people who cannot afford transport themselves, and sign interpreters guarantee broad participation.

Results expected through the implementation of the measure:

The idea is to create a space for integration and socialisation, in order to strengthen the links between students and institutions.

Financial resources allocated to implement the measure:

Data not found

Goal(s) of UNESCO's 2005 Convention
Cultural Domain(s)
Music
Cultural Value Chain
Participation