Upcoming UNITED Conference: September 2020 in Norway

Upcoming UNITED Conference: September 2020 in Norway

September 30, 2020 - October 2, 2020

Save the date! From 30th September to 2nd October, UNITED will be hosting a conference in Norway, covering the topics of youth, women, refugees and minorities, NGOs, and intersectionality. This topic will respond to the context of COVID-19, and how the virus has impacted each. This conference will host 2 workshops, each of which will… Read more »

UNITED Co-conference: European/Prague Spring – webinars!

April 25, 2020 - April 26, 2020

This year, UNITED for Intercultural Action, in conjunction with supporting organizations, held  the European/Prague Spring conference 2020 – All-European mobilizing Conference for climate justice and peace. The aim of the European/Prague Spring conference is pretty clear: the emphasize, and build on, the important connections between social and environmental movements. The experts of the conference will seek for social and… Read more »

UNITED #WithoutHate: Building Partnerships towards a Hate-free society

November 17, 2019 - November 22, 2019

The UNITED Conference near Bratislava, Slovakia took place between 17 and 22 November 2019. Description of the conference Hate speech is more than words: it affects those who experience it, their friends and family, and the society as a whole. It is causing deep concern all over the world, including in European countries. Freedom of… Read more »

POWER OF COEXISTENCE: Turn it on! Bridge, Cooperate, Overcome

May 15, 2019 - May 20, 2019

UNITED’s conference “Power of Coexistence – TURN IT ON! Bridge, Cooperate and Overcome” was held between 15 and 20 May 2019, near Tirana, Albania. The conference focused on coexistence, not only as a general value of understanding and peaceful living within a community, but as a practical strategy that can help facing the current challenges… Read more »

Modern-day Activism – Listen to the Voice of Migrants

September 14, 2018 - September 18, 2018

UNITED for Intercultural Action, in cooperation with the National Institute for Social Integration, Lithuania, connected NGO representatives at an international network conference on innovative methods in promoting active citizenship, entitled Modern-day Activism –  Listen to the Voice of Migrants, between 14-18 September 2018. The network conference focused on presenting and transferring successful and innovative methods on engaging young people… Read more »

Building Shared Space – Best Practices in Integration

May 21, 2018 - May 25, 2018

    UNITED for Intercultural Action organised an international network conference on various aspects of migrant integration, entitled Building Shared Space – Best Practices in Integration, between 21-25 May 2018. Besides general discussions on the topic of migration, the UNITED network conference focused on four sub-topics: migrants in education; cultural integration; migrants in healthcare and social services; migrants in the labour market.

Make Every Voice Heard! The Power Of Victim Perspectives In Fighting Hate Crime

November 19, 2017 - November 24, 2017

  The conference “Make every voice heard! The Power of Victim Perspectives in fighting Hate Crime ” took place near Berlin, Germany, from 19th to 24th November 2017, with the objective of sharing understanding and learning about victim-centered approaches, hearing about victims’ needs and sharing best practices on victim support. Hate Violence threatens social peace… Read more »

United Youth Against Hate and Violent Extremism in Europe (1st Study Session)

April 24, 2017 - April 28, 2017

In cooperation with Human Rights Education Youth Network (HREYN), the European Youth Press (EYP) and the Youth Department of the Council of Europe, UNITED is taking part in a special project to counter hate and violent extremism among young people at risk of social exclusion. The project, which takes place over the course of 2017,… Read more »

Rewind Radicalisation: Building up strategies against extremism

April 7, 2017 - April 12, 2017

International UNITED Conference near Prague, 7-12 April 2017 “Rewind Radicalisation: Building up strategies against extremism” Radicalisation is a process by which an individual or group comes to adopt increasingly extreme political, social, or religious opinions. It is not a one-off decision, but a development that occurs step-by-step within an individual or a group. During the… Read more »

Living Together: Transform a divided past into our common future

October 26, 2016 - October 31, 2016

International UNITED Conference near Lake Ohrid, Republic of Macedonia “Living together: Transform a divided past into our common future” Our lives as a community depend on how we can handle cultural, social and ethnic differences, and make strength out of diversity. Our success as nations depends on how we can learn from the experiences of… Read more »