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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Challenge Diversity (Georgia, 16-22 Nov 2019)

In November 16-23, 2019, 42 participants from six countries: Georgia, Hungary, Armenia, Italy, Ukraine, Latvia had a unique chance to participate in the Erasmus+ youth exchange project “Challenge diversity” organised by Civil Development and Research Institute and Youth Bridges Budapest. The project took place in Tbilisi, Georgia. The main goal of  “Challenge Diversity” was to make youngsters of various cultural,

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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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