Still following the 100 steps of Peppino Impastato 40 years after his death

  Anti-mafia activists and ordinary citizens marched Wednesday to the Sicilian town of Cinisi to honor the 40th anniversary of the death of anti-Mafia activist Giuseppe (Peppino) Impastato. The march was organised by the ‘memorial home‘ dedicated to the memory of Impastato and his mother Felicia, who fought tirelessly to have Cosa Nostra found guilty Read more about Still following the 100 steps of Peppino Impastato 40 years after his death[…]

New law to strenghten whistleblower protection by the European Commission !

The European Commission stepped up in late-April 2018 and proposed a new law to strengthen whistleblower protection across the European Union. If recent scandals such as Luxleaks, the Panama Papers or the ongoing Cambridge Analytica have shown how crucial the role of whistleblowers can be in revealing unlawful activities, the promotion of this new law Read more about New law to strenghten whistleblower protection by the European Commission ![…]

Second edition of Mediterraneo Downtown in Prato

From the 3rd to the 6th of May, the second edition of the festival Mediterraneo Downtown was held in Prato, Tuscany. It was, once again, an eventful and passionating, couple of days : conferences, music, books, outdoor events …               This year, the Mediterraneo Downtown Peace Prize was won Read more about Second edition of Mediterraneo Downtown in Prato[…]

2nd edition of the “MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” festival in Prato, Toscany.

“MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” 2nd edition From the 3rd to the 6th of May 2018 in Prato, Toscany. The festival dedicated to the Contemporary Mediterranean   Firenze, 20 April 2018 : Why a festival dedicated to the Mediterranean ? Because we are the Mediterranean, and because the Mediterranean is the neuralgic center on which we have to Read more about 2nd edition of the “MEDITERRANEO DOWNTOWN” festival in Prato, Toscany.[…]