Friday, 27. Nov 2015

YAM 2008:Love, Hospitality, Religion and Death

Welcome to YAM2008 - the Youth and Migration website. 

Here you can learn about global migration history and share your own experiences and stories of migration. You can also share your opinions and feelings about immigration and integration today as related to issues of love, hospitality, religion and death. And you can test your attitude towards people of other cultures.



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Intercultural dialogue worldwide:

Fri, 27 Nov 2015 06:30:20 GMT
Bringing the world into the classroom has resulted in a prestigious international award being presented to a Chester high school.

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 19:43:08 GMT
The protection of culture and heritage is a humanitarian and security imperative that also paves the path towards resilience, reconciliation and peace, said UNESCO Director-General, Irina Bokova, addressing the International Symposium on “Cultural Heritage at Risk, the Role of Museums in War and
Source: UNESCO

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:20:16 GMT
The terrorist attacks in Paris have highlighted once more the urgent need for coordinated action by the member states and the EU to prevent radicalisation and fight against terrorism, says Parliament in a non-binding resolution passed on Wednesday.
Source: Wired-Gov

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:12:17 GMT
In an effort to promote peace and cross-cultural dialogue among Myanmar ethnic media groups, the project “Online media for peace” was implemented by UNESCO and Burma News International (BNI) within the framework of the International Programme for the Development of Communication (IPDC) between March
Source: UNESCO

Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:45:11 GMT
A major European Union (EU) diversity conference has been cancelled at the last minute, after host-city Brussels’ ‘diverse’ population were judged as a terror threat, rather than something that needed celebrating.
Source: Breitbart

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 19:07:46 GMT
​The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, Jos� Manuel Garc�a-Margallo, met on Wednesday morning with a group of Iraqi widows who have travelled to Spain upon an invitation from the association Exodus, with the aim of raising public awareness, through their testimony, of the persecution
Source: Noodls

Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:00:11 GMT
WASHINGTON — A Turkish religious movement accused of illegally financing congressional travel abroad may have also provided hundreds of thousands of dollars of improper campaign donations to congressional and presidential candidates during the past several years, a USA TODAY investigation has

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 15:28:57 GMT
. Tibor Navracsics and Maggy Nagel in Brussels, on 24 November 2015 Three major topics were high on the agenda of European Culture Ministers who met on 24 November 2015 as part of the 'Education, Youth, Culture and Sport'
Source: Europa NU

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 10:59:24 GMT
Fight against terrorism/joint declaration of the ministers for culture of the European Union, of the Commissioner for Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, and of the President of the Committee on Culture and Education of the European Parliament – Communiqu� issued by the Ministry of Culture and

Tue, 24 Nov 2015 02:41:41 GMT
The duplicitous discourse from Turkey's political Islamist rulers, who lead a hate campaign by example while merely paying lip service to the fight against extremism through symbolic condemnation and critical comments, is nothing but complete hypocrisy imposed upon this long tolerant and diverse
Source: Haberler En

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Hey i stumbled on ur web site and im happy i did :) im a student in community welfar and we are doing cultral diversity. I have had some experance with diffrent culture and love it. Im looking for information on when indians 1st came to aust? iv been looking all morningand comming up with ablank. also are u guys and gals from Aust or based some were else? it would be handy to have this information on the program to teach ppl about diffrent cultres and migration.Could Tafe and other orginsatoins use the basic informaton you have for training perpouses? Im 23 and help alot of ppl. I was in india 2005- 2006 on missoin work and i loved it. we seen it all and wer not shelted from the culture which i must admitt i feel in love with. i would love to find out more on ur site if able. sorry for the bad spelling and chat soon


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