Category Archives: xeNOphobia

xeNOphobia 2.0 – Solidarity project against xenophobia

After finalizing our first Solidarity project Discussion club “xeNOphobia” we understood that topic of xenophobia and discrimination is very actual in Latvian society. We are planning to continue to inform people about this topic and together create different ways to overcome xenophobia. From January 1, 2020 we are started new Solidarity project “xeNOphobia 2.0”. Open discussions and creative workshops will

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8 ways to overcome xenophobia

Xenophobia is the fear and stigmatization of foreigners. People who look different, speak a different language, or have different customs can appear threatening to those who are used to only one particular ethnic group, lifestyle or set of behaviors.[1] But xenophobia can be overcome, and you can take it on either directly or through community engagement and political action. 1.Celebrate local communities Show your

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Discussion club “xeNOphobia” is finished

Within the framework of the European Union Solidarity Corps, the XeNOphobia Discussion Club project was launched, which calls on indifferent people to unite against xenophobia and discrimination and learn to find commonalities rather than differences that can divide. Project was implemented during 6 months from May 1 till October 31, 2019. Once a month for 6 months, active volunteers from

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Tolerart.com: join to new web platform against xenophobia!

Erasmus + never stops. Inspired by everyday problems with our society and our youth, another project is realised in Paphos, Cyprus. The main idea of this incredibly useful youth exchange is probably the most popular social issue nowadays – the xenophobia. This project took place in Paphos, from 31.08 till 09.09 where participants from six different countries (Cyprus, Macedonia, Latvia,

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You are not welcome: xenophobic fears

The literal translation of xenophobia is the fear of something strange, alien. When talking about xenophobia, some people use this psychological term, which is not particularly correct. In a more general sense, we talk about xenophobia in the negative sense, using the political definition of the term. To simplify, let’s imagine that you are walking through the woods, and a

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Discussion club “xeNOphobia”, Riga, 22.05.2019.

Culture Association “Alternate Reality” is starting new Solidarity project regarding xenophobia and discrimination issues in modern society. During the project will be organized 6 or more social public events of discussion club, with free discussion about these actual topics. xeNOphobia Diskusiju klubs presents the first social event of the Solidarity project about topic: What is xenophobia – European countries experience

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