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Count of may 2020: united in diversity

Ladies and gentlemen! On August 30, we invite you to the Vermanes Garden, which will turn into the Country of Fantasy for the whole day. The annual international multicultural festival-carnival ′′Count of May 2020 ′′ is ready to meet adult and kids. This is a celebration that unites reality and fairy tale, allows us to dive into the kaleidoscope of

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Good news about project “xeNOphobia 2.0”

We have good news.  Our antixenophobic memes are used on the Internet by other groups.  Intercultural Communication Group Finally United Latvija, in which there are ongoing discussions about xenophobia and interethnic dialogue, uses our pictures as a FB group header cover.  This suggests that we are doing everything right and our creative message is not only heard, but also continues

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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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Solidarity project: Discussion club “xeNOphobia” is successfully 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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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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