16/07/2019

In the period: from 09th until the 11th of August 2013 the municipality Bela Palanka organized Gastro-tourism event “Days of banica 2013”. The three-day event drew thousands of visitors and over 100 competitors on a vast number of stalls selling and advertising character. The event attracted a private entrepreneurs and caterers, as well as numerous associations presented their specialties and works. Aassociation “Djurdjevdan” took part at the event and with guests from the Association of Women “Ternipe” from Pirot decorating a stand with handiwork of its members and guest members. Association “Djurdjevdan” has exhibited the works of elderly Roma women developed within the project “Inclusion of Roma Elders through Community Based Activities”, funded by the German Foundation “EVZ – Remembrance, Responsibility, Future “as a partner of the International Consortium for Solidarity – ICS Nis. Elderly Roma women in the past through socializing at the club, made ornaments from wool, embroidery thread and crochet. Handicrafts have attracted great attention of the visitors of the “Days of Banica” and special guests from the Bulgarian town of Etropole.