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Look at the bright side of the Coronavirus II – By Garba Diallo, Director of Crossing Borders

Another way of looking at the bright side of the corona pandemic is to enact new laws to enforce corporate social responsibility (CSR) to contribute with their fair share in the fight against the coronavirus. This in turn, could help reduce the pandemic culture of inequality which has gripped the world in the past three decades. Enforcing corporate contribution and curbing the greed induced inequality could generate sufficient resources and at the same time inspire renewed culture of compassion, equality and …

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Are we all in this together or not?! – By Martina Popadakova

“We are all in this together” a quote by Lily Tomlin which is often repeated on the internet in regards to Coronavirus these days. A number of inspiring articles on how should we turn this unfortunate situation and lockdown into something meaningful are published every day. I got so much inspired about an opportunity of …

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Look at the Bright Side of the Coronavirus – By Garba Diallo, director of Crossing Borders

The CORONA Quarantine is not only limiting our mobility, bringing our everyday lives in turmoil and breaking down our social pursuits, but it might also expanding our imagination and compassion toward those millions of people whose daily lives in fact have been quarantine for decades, years, months for weeks by powerful people. Sadly, quarantining is …

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Women on the move – Celebrating International Women’s Day – Crossing Borders

Like, many other good people around the world, we celebrated International Women’s Day in true Crossing Borders way. in this CB way, some 150 people from many different backgrounds, nationalities, ages, genders, and professions came together under the same roof to shed light and height the lives of women on the move, who have made …

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Chatting with Garba – By Owen Savage

I spoke to Garba Diallo – the managing director of Copenhagen-based NGO Crossing Borders and self-proclaimed citizen of Globalistan – about how the organisation was created, the value of education and dialogue and his nomadic origins in West Africa. Garba explained the normality of human movement, the dangers of “Hygge Democracy” and, most importantly, why …

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Peace with me – Training Course ( 21-29 March, Oradea, Romania)

Hello there! Since you’re reading this file, we will consider that you’re inner voice is whispering a soft melody that animates you to discover some new facets of the non-formal learning’ universe. Hopefully, you are heading to a learning journey that fulfills this objective; we will at least try to bring you in such a …

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Scholarship opportunity for an outstanding student from Muslim countries to attend Crossing Borders fall 2020

Crossing Borders at Nordfyns is inviting highly qualified and committed youth from Muslim countries to submit applications for scholarship to attend the Crossing Borders Global Studies in the fall 2020 semester 09 August – 19 December 2020. The Crossing Borders Global Studies is a unique programme designed for internationally and socially-committed applicants from around the world. …

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Eastern Encounters – 5 days Training in Poland

Erasmus Plus Youth Mobility Project “Eastern Encounters”2018-1-DE04-KA105-016247 Krakow, Poland 17th – 22nd February, 2020 FACTS ABOUT THE PROJECT: PLACE AND DATE: Krakow, Poland 17th – 22nd, February, 2020 PARTICIPANTS: 48 COUNTRIES: Germany, Denmark, Russian Federation, Poland, Georgia, Ukraine, Armenia. LANGUAGE:The official language of the project is English. SUMMARY The project represents a 4-phases dialogue process among 4 partners from the EU and 4 partners from the EaP region. During the first action, …

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Youth Voices: We are shapers, not listeners Youth Exchange in Denmark ( 2nd-10th April​ 2020)

Youth Shapers: Localizing the SDGs   “The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.”  – Robert Swan General info: “Youth Shapers: Localizing the SDGs” is an ERASMUS+ funded Youth Exchange project on the topics of sustainability, the SDGs and democratic participation among young people. LOCATION: Day 1 and …

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