Youths of Greek descent, aged between 10 to 18 years old, from Argentina, Brazil and Chile, participated in the original contest for Greek proverbs, organized by SAE Central and South America Region.
Victoria – Kyriaki Nioti from Minas Gerais, Brazil, won the competition, entering with other 400 Greek proverbs.
The competition is part of SAE Central and South America Region’s effort in encouraging young people to strengthen their bonds with Greece, recording proverbs their parents and relatives preserved from their homeland.
“Proverbs, as well as Greek philosophy in general, were disseminated in various nations of the world and retain their value, until today”, states SAE in its announcement, thanking those who entered the competition.
Source: ANA- MPA