Association “Szórvány” (Románia)

The Association „Szórvány” from Temesvár was founded in 1993 by university professors, teachers, researchers, journalists with the aim of protecting and strengthening the self-knowledge and self-esteem of the Hungarians living in the region Bánság on a moral, professional and social ground, and also to highlight on the importance of the Hungarian community in the modernization of the region, help the mutual understanding and coexistence of different nationalities for achieving a harmonical cooperation. Its aim is to explore and present the values of the historical region Bánság, connecting the shared traditions to the European processes of regionalization. The association finds it important to build and maintain cooperation with local and international partners building on the region’s traditions towards a common Europe.