Le Castella, Isola di Capo Rizzuto – 21.11.2019.
PROCIV ARCI organized the final meeting and the international press conference for the presentation of the results and objectives of the LAB31 project.
This national and international event included participation from local, regional institutional representatives, NGOs who work to support Migrant women in refugee centres, experts in discrimination, schools and media, as well as the partners for the project.
The day, which saw the presence of the main local and regional media outlets, had an important institutional and media relevance.
Thanks to the support of the press office, the event opened with a greeting from the institutions and continued with the presentation of the experiences and activities carried out in the individual partner countries:
- Prociv ARCI Isola di Capo Rizzuto (IT)
- OPU – Organizace Pro Pomoc Uprchlikum Z.S (CZ)
- Asociacion Cazalla Intercultural (ES)
- Pluralis asbl (BE)
- Organizatia Salvati Copiii -Save the Children (RO)
- KISA – Action for Equality, Support, Antiracism (CY)
- CPAS – Forest (BE)
- RareStudio Itd – Liverpool (EN)
The work continued with a round table on the topics of the Lab31 project to which Angela Robbe, Councillor for Labour and Welfare of the Calabria Region, Orlando Amodeo, Health Director of the State Police, Pino De Lucia Lumeno, Immigration Manager Legacoop Calabria, contributed, and Pasquale Colurcio, Croce Rossa director of the Reception Center for Asylum Seekers (Cara ).
The round table ended with a national preview of the documentary „Play with me” by Alfea Cinematrografica LAB 31 partner, which narrated through images and interviews the projects carried out in the various countries of the European Community, but above all giving voice to the children who took part in the projects.
The final meeting had an important impact on the media, thanks also to the video message from the President of the European Parliament David Sassoli and the congratulatory letter from the President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella.
Check out the Lab31 final conference press review.