babelmed - the mediterranean cultures site - Homepage | babelmed,Mediterranean culture,Mediterranean society,information and debate in the Mediterranean,dossier and report in the Mediterranean,travel narrative in the Mediterranean,Art in the Mediterranean,spectacle in the Mediterranean,music in the Mediterranean,literature in the Mediterranean,poetry in the Mediterranean,Mediterranean cinema,Mediterranean theater,Mediterranean artist,culinary arts in the Mediterranean,Arab world moving,book in the Mediterranean,translation in the Mediterranean
Roma in Turkey: Not recognized, not protected
Övgü Pınar   

Roma in Turkey: Not recognized, not protected | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe Roma population in Turkey, believed to be between 500,000 and 5 million, is not recognized as a minority, and therefore not under legal protection. Turkish Roma face discrimination in all aspects of life;with employment, housing, education and healt being the greatest issues.

 
In France, a chart for the rights and dignity of the Roma and more...
babelmed   

In France, a chart for the rights and dignity of the Roma and more... | babelmed | mediterranean cultureAbout thirty organizations (associations, collectives and trade unions) have decided to react to the proliferation of expulsions and evacuations of the groups of people who live on the streets, especially in the slums, by developing a "charter for the respect of the rights and dignity of those who 'occupy the land'."

 
Segregation wall declared an "artwork"
babelmed   

Segregation wall declared an "artwork" | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe mayor of Baia Mare, Romania resists court order to demolish the wall he built around a Roma neighborhood by turning it into an "art project".

 
Roma Culture Institute launched in Turkey
babelmed   

Roma Culture Institute launched in Turkey  | babelmed | mediterranean cultureRoma Language and Culture Research Institute of Trakya University in Edirne has officially started its academic activities.

 
The Other Hundred
babelmed   

The Other Hundred | babelmed | mediterranean cultureTurkish Roma musician Kerem Alar, is one of 100 persons from 95 countries whose stories are told in the photo-book "The Other Hundred", an alternative to the much famous "top 100" lists.

 
March: elections in Egypt
babelmed   

March: elections in Egypt | babelmed | mediterranean cultureMarch: elections in Egypt | babelmed | mediterranean cultureA date has finally been set for parliamentary elections, which will begin on March 22 and go through the end of April. (Mada Masr/EBTICAR)

 
The ferryman of souls
Sana Sbouai   

The ferryman of souls | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe ferryman of souls | babelmed | mediterranean cultureIn Sfax Father Jonathan accompanies migrants who have lost their lives trying to reach Europe to their resting place. He offers a decent burial to these lost travelers in the Christian cemetery of the city. (Ebticar /Inkyfada)

 
"Volunteering for Remembrence": Call for applications
babelmed   

"Volunteering for Remembrence": Call for applications | babelmed | mediterranean culturePhiren Amenca seminar "Volunteering for Remembrance!" will bring toghether 40 Roma and non-Roma volunteers in Romania between 29 April-6 May.

 
Away From Home
Kursat Bayhan   

Away From Home | babelmed | mediterranean cultureAway From Home | babelmed | mediterranean cultureThe photographer Kursat Bayhan five years ago started to document the life’s conditions of the habitants of Eminönu e Küçükpazar, in Istanbul: internal migrants came from little villages in the countryside in the oriental and south-oriental areas of the Country. (Ebticar/Mashallah news)

 
Work with dignity
Ella Wind   

Work with dignity | babelmed | mediterranean cultureWork with dignity | babelmed | mediterranean cultureIn Beirut, near the refugees’ camp of Shatila where hundreds of Syrians live together with more than 9.000 Palestinians, a laboratory of embroidery helps women escaped from war to find themselves. A female community, created by young exiled syrians, to encourage creativity and solidarity. (Ebticar/Mashallah news)

 
CEU Summer University: Performing Romani Identities
babelmed   

CEU Summer University: Performing Romani Identities | babelmed | mediterranean cultureCEU Summer University: Performing Romani Identities | babelmed | mediterranean cultureCEU's summer school, in cooperation with Open Society Foundations, offers a course on Romani identities for graduate students, faculty researchers and practitioners in universities and other institutions from all over the world.

 
Salafis out of the mosques
Rafika Bendermel   

Salafis out of the mosques  | babelmed | mediterranean cultureSalafis out of the mosques  | babelmed | mediterranean cultureSidi Bouziz has been the subject of bitter disputes after the fall of the dictatorship. Symbol of the Tunisian uprising, this city located in the hinterland of the country has long been controlled by the Salafis. Until the people have recaptured all its mosques.

 
Mohamed Ali, Amina and Hichem: 1023 dinars per month
Saba Sbouai   

Mohamed Ali, Amina and Hichem: 1023 dinars per month | babelmed | mediterranean cultureMohamed Ali, Amina and Hichem: 1023 dinars per month | babelmed | mediterranean cultureMohamed Ali and Amina have recently become parents of Hichem, 1.5 years old. They “earn” 1023 dinars per month, around 450 euros, but they spend 1299 euros. A dip into their wallets, to look at the independence of a young couple in Tunisia, in the company of Inkyfada.

 

Start | Prev_Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next_Page | End

Page 9 of 25