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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group launch search for innovative projects that promote intercultural dialogue and understanding

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group launch search for innovative projects that promote intercultural dialogue and understanding
ELIGIBLE ORGANIZATIONS SHOULD APPLY BY 30 SEPTEMBER 2015
New York/Munich, 18 May 2015 – The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and BMW Group are pleased to announce the fourth edition of the Intercultural Innovation Award. Grassroots [...]

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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group Host a Capacity Building Workshop for Recipients of the 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award

Fundraising, leadership and interpersonal excellence, were the main focus of a capacity building workshop for the recipients of the 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award. Hosted by the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations and the BMW Group, the workshop took place in Greenville/Spartanburg, South Carolina, from the 8th to the 11th of April. It concluded with a [...]

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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) Announce the Names of 75 Youth Leaders who will Participate in the UNAOC-EF Summer School 2015

New York, USA – 8 April 2015 – Today, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) announced the names of 75 Youth Leaders who will be invited to join the UNAOC-EF Summer School. Through interactive workshops, discussion circles, keynote speeches and field visits, the participants will learn, network and exchange [...]

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UNAOC-EF Summer School Stories

The UNAOC-EF Summer School blog highlights the stories and people at the heart of this unique project. Discover how former youth participants are applying the lessons learned from their experience and pursuing collaborations initiated in Tarrytown, NY, USA. Applications for the 2015 edition of the Summer School are open until March 9.
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UNAOC issues the first edition of its quarterly newsletter

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United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) Announce Their Third “Youth for Change” UNAOC-EF Summer School in NY

United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) Announce Their Third “Youth for Change” UNAOC-EF Summer School in NY
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New York, USA – 26 January 2015 – The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and EF Education First (EF) are pleased to announce the third edition of their UNAOC-EF Summer School.  [...]

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UNAOC and IOM Announce Plural+ 2014 Award Winners

On Thursday 4 December the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) announced the PLURAL+ 2014 Award Winners at the Paley Center for Media in New York City.
The International Jury Award winners for the video entries of the age category of up to 12 years are Aldo Abril, Mauricio [...]

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Entrepreneurs for Social Change Kicks Off its Second Edition in Torino, Italy

The second edition of the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) program Entrepreneurs for Social Change (E4SC) took place in Torino, Italy from 16-22 October 2014. The training sessions, held at Fondazione CRT headquarters, brought together 20 young social entrepreneurs from 14 different countries, selected from among more than 700 applicants.
Ten experts from the roster [...]

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PLURAL+ 2014 Youth Video Festival Awards Ceremony

The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the International Organization for Migration (IOM) are proud to announce The PLURAL+ 2014 International Jury Award Winners from Spain, Canada and Jordan. The PLURAL+ 2014 winners will accept their awards and share their videos on December 4th, 2014.
Admission is free of charge. Everyone is welcome.
PLURAL+ is a [...]

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BMW Group And United Nations Alliance Of Civilizations Announce Finalists For The 2014 Intercultural Innovation Award

Since 2011, UNAOC and the BMW Group have engaged in a historic partnership geared towards creating a new model for collaboration between societies and people with different cultural backgrounds. To that end, the two organizations established the Intercultural Innovation Award whose mandate is to select the highly innovative grassroots and sustainable projects of non-profit organisations [...]

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