Tag Archives: cultural diversity

Conference Jan 24-25, on Visions Of (In)Tolerance In Europe Today, France

[ January 11, 2013 to January 25, 2013. ] A conference on Visions Of (In)Tolerance In Europe Today,  will be held – 24-25 January 2013 – Maison des Passages, Lyon, France

This European conference is organised within the framework of the project – ACCEPT PLURALISM – Tolerance, Pluralism and Social Cohesion: Responding to the Challenges of the 21st Century in Europe gathering 15 universities, research [...]

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CFP Deadline: Oct. 30, Cultural and Religious Diversity, Yearbook of International Society for History Didactics

[ September 30, 2012 7:00 am to October 29, 2012 8:00 pm. ] The Yearbook of International Society for History Didactics (http://www.int-soc-hist-didact.org) seeks submissions for the 2013 issue that will focus on cultural and religious diversity and the implications for history education.

Scholarly articles in English that will deal with the topic of cultural and religious diversity in any of the following aspects are invited:

A. Analysis of the topic [...]

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CFP Deadline: Feb. 15, Diaspora, Indigenous, and Minority Education

[ February 7, 2012 5:00 pm to February 15, 2012 10:59 pm. ] Diaspora, Indigenous, and Minority Education: An International Journal invites contributions for an upcoming guest edited volume on Migration, Religion, and Education.

This special issue invites papers from a diversity of international perspectives and country contexts, and from a variety of education disciplines, to address the theme of migration, religion, and education. Education should be considered broadly [...]

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100 Questions About Islam

Current debates about integration, religious freedom and cultural diversity highlight growing levels of tensions between Muslim and non-Muslim communities in the US and Europe—most of which are founded on a lack of information.
This video project aims to provide a range of answers to questions at the heart of relations [...]

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Diversity—An Educational Advantage Online Teacher Support Material

Diversity—An Educational Advantage Online Teacher Support Material (TSM) has been developed for use by teachers. A 2009 publication by Fethi Mansouri, Louise Jenkins, Michael Leach and Lucas Walsh, entitled Building Bridges: Creating a Culture of Diversity was distributed to all Victorian Secondary schools as a practical teaching and learning resource in the area of multiculturalism. [...]

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Diversity Activities for Middle School

This site from the Diversity Council of Minnesota ffers different activities dealing with cultural diversity including religion.  Activities range from K-12.

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Panorama

Panorama is a resource offered by the Platform for Intercultural Europe, which was initiated in 2006.
The core principle of the Platform is cross-sectoral engagement – connecting and bringing people together from all sectors of the Interculturalism debate, from arts and culture, to education, to social and youth policies, to human rights policies etc

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White paper on intercultural dialogue, “Living Together As Equals in Dignity”

The “White Paper on Intercultural Dialogue” presented here, emphatically argues in the name of the governments of the 47 member states of the Council of Europe that our common future depends on our ability to safeguard and develop human rights, as enshrined in the European Convention on Human Rights, democracy and the rule of law [...]

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Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF)

The ALF facilitates and supports the action of civil society of the Euro-Mediterranean Region in priority fields which affects the capacity for individuals and groups to share values and live together. Aware of the necessity of a scientific and social assessment on the challenges of intercultural dialogue in the Union for the Mediterranean, the ALF [...]

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Qantara.de

The Arabic word "qantara" means "bridge". The Internet portal Qantara.de represents the concerted effort of the Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung (Federal Center for Political Education), Deutsche Welle, the Goethe Institut and the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations) to promote dialogue with the Islamic world. The project is funded by the German Foreign [...]

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