Dive into International Ocean with us!

Škisova tržnica 2015

Dear Internationals!

The International Board of the Association of Student Clubs of Slovenia (ŠKIS Association) would like to invite you to be a part of the biggest student event in Slovenia – “Škisova tržnica” (ŠKIS fair), which will take place on 7th May 2015.

Within Škisova tržnica, we are organizing the International Ocean, where you can present your country through culinary specialties, culture and other interesting facts from your environment.

Škisova tržnica is one of the most known one-day events for students in Slovenia. This year, the event will come of age – its 18th anniversary is expected to be the best and the biggest ever. In the afternoon, you will find out where the name of the event came from. There are food stands everywhere as every student club in Slovenia has its own, with unique culinary specialities from their local environment. They are grouped into 6 sections, each representing one region in Slovenia.

But how can it be 6 sectio ns, you may wonder, when there’s 7 colours in the rainbow? This is where you step in! The magic 7th section is the International Ocean, which adds an international touch to Škisova tržnica! Much of the Ocean’s depths remain unexplored and we hope you will help us out by representing your own country. We want to dive into your culture and cuisine and put your country on the map of Škisova tržnica.

The Ocean is represented by 25 stalls and is dedicated to international activities: volunteers, trainees and students on exchange from different countries, who are currently in Slovenia, Slovenians living in Austria, Italy and Hungary and minorities living in Slovenia represent their countries through culture, cuisine, traditional customs and music.

An important part of the International Ocean are also organizations in Slovenia, which are engaged in the promotion of international mobility for young people.

The event will be held on 7th May 2015 in Bežigrad, Ljubljana. The afternoon program, part of which is the International Ocean, attracts more than 20,000 visitors from different age groups, mostly young people between 18 and 30 years.

The International Ocean is organized by the International Board of ŠKIS Association.

We would be more than happy to make you a part of the event.

Please contact us at internationalboard@skis-zveza.si or nika.gerbec@skis-zveza.si

Best regards,
Nika Gerbec
leader of International Ocean
and the International board of ŠKIS Association

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