Founded in 2017 the Association for Cultural Relations is focusing on promotion of culture within and beyond the borders, based in Espoo, Finland.
The main focus of the ACR is to foster intercultural dialogue, cooperation between intracultural entities, aiming to promote recognition and protection of cultural diversity, preserving tangible and intangible heritage, promotion of cultural values through all of its forms and endorsement of human rights.
The main objectives of the association is to participate in international projects, trainings and events of various topics in order to take benefits from valuable formal and non-formal education opportunities available for young people in Finland and abroad. The organisation mainly focuses on youth participation, intercultural understanding, active citizenship, entrepreneurship, peacebuilding, but also art and culture.
The long-term aim of the organisation is to be involved more actively in international cooperation on various non-formal programmes by organising seminars and mobility of youth workers.