The tie - why? "When past is present" - Stockholm 2009.
People from around the world bring an object to the country in Europe where they meet. This object must be from a neighbouring country so if they meet in Sweden, the object could come from Norway or Denmark, for example. And the object must have some personal significance for the story teller.
The 'carpet of symbols and memories' was used in a series of Intercultural Dialogue conferences across Europe between 2009 and 2011 as part of the WeReurope project. wereurope.eu/
More stories from the carpet of symbols and memories on this channel...