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This project is concerned with African migration to Europe and the lack of understanding of the causes and consequences of this migration.

This project was interested in the incorporation of Islam in immigrant countries with regard to traditions of national identity, citizenship and church-state relations. It was also focusing on the consequences of the previous aspects on the interaction between Muslim immigrants and their descendants and the receiving society.

Three-year project with a view to examine meanings of (anti-)racism and tolerance and how they are shaped by civil society organisations and public institutions and policies (European, national, regional and local levels).

March 2006 - March 2009 - research

REDCo - Religion in Education

Three-year project with an interest in the contribution of religions and values to dialogue and tensions in Europe. A multidisciplinary research team examined how intercultural dialogue, understanding and mutual respect could be achieved among European citizens of different religious, cultural and political backgrounds in educational institutions.

The Learning Museum project is funded by the Lifelong Learning Programme Grundtvig to enable the creation of a network for museums and adult educators in 17 European countries and the United States. This project encompasses a multimedia library specifically dedicated to the issue of intercultural dialogue and related themes such as multiculturalism, intercultural groups and multilingualism.



02/11/2006 - 03/11/2006,
The Hague, the Netherlands
- conference

The Hague International Conference

Event supported by the municipality of The Hague, Dutch Ministries for Culture and Social Affairs and Foundation 1848.
Organiser: International Dialogues Foundation

This conference brought together migrant and non-migrant youth to engage in intercultural dialogue and discuss the relations between the European society and the Muslim world. The conference was motivated by the increase in intolerance across Europe and the development of the ‘us-them’ mentality. The main subject debated was the role of the migrant youth in large cities.

25 November 2011,
Birmingham, United Kingdom
- conference

Multiculturalism failure or multiculturalism backlash

Organiser: The Birmingham and Midland Institute, University of Warwick and Birmingham Branch of Dialogue Society

"How does this recession of multiculturalism manifest itself concretely, and with what consequences? The panel [aimed] at making sense of it by examining the various components of these critiques of multiculturalism, and their political uses in the European Union at a time of crisis, and will offer some reflections on the future of European multiculturalism." (Source: Dialogue Society's website)

Three-year project (2011-2014) involving organisations from the Netherlands, Poland, France, Slovakia, Germany, Serbia, Latvia and Sweden and funded by the EC Culture Programme and the Serbian Ministries of Culture and Human and Minority Rights. It analyses processes of intercultural dialogue in existing artistic projects.

European Network of Equality Bodies - Equinet, 2 March 2010,
Brussels, Belgium
- guidebook

Diversity at Work: A guide for SMES

Written for the European Commission’s “For Diversity Against Discrimination” Campaign

This guide for the Small and Medium Enterprises’ employers (SMEs) describes the benefits of diversity for their business. 8 top tips and suggestions about recruitment, the acquiring of new customers and the access to new markets are displayed in this brochure. The guide also offers a resource section where employers can find useful links to publications and organisations specialised in diversity from their own countries.

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