FROM THE MEETING ROOM OF THE MUSEUM IN LIVE WITH PAPA FRANCESCO TO GRECCIO

Large influx of visitors to the Museum of Peace - MAMT for the live connection on the big screens with Pope Francesco da Greccio for the signing of his "Apostolic Letter on the true meaning of the crib".
The Pope returned to the "second Bethlehem" after four years to sign the document on the meaning and value of this custom invented by St. Francis.
Sitting in front of the altar of the cave where St. Francis made the first nativity scene in history, the Pope plunges into a profound silence. The fresco with the Madonna nursing the Child Jesus seems to look at him with tenderness. And he also raises his eyes from time to time towards the image, in a silent dialogue. Yes, it is true, there is no need for so many words in this "new Bethlehem" set in the heart of the Lazio Apennines.
Because speaking is the same crib and because "the scene that is placed before our eyes - underlines Francesco in the subsequent short meditation - expresses the wisdom we need to grasp the essential". Silence and prayer, to transmit the fundamental message of the birth of Jesus are the ingredients of this afternoon of early Advent, in which the Pope visits the sanctuary at the gates of Greccio and signs a letter on the meaning and value of the crib, a tradition that we must continue, the Pope writes in the document, at home, as well "in workplaces, in schools, in hospitals, in prisons, in squares". But during the visit, prayer prevails, which is transmitted after the warm welcome of the arrival, even to a few thousand faithful, who have come from all over the area. A climate of recollection that actually recreates that of the Holy Night
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FROM THE XXVII ANTIMAFIA SUMMIT SUPPORT UNANIME TO THE FONDAZIONE MEDITERRANEO FOR THE SEAT OF THE MUSEUM OF PEACE - MAMT

The participants in the "XXVII Anti-Mafia Summit" held in Florence - among them the anti-mafia prosecutor Cesare Sirignano, Giuseppe Antoci, representatives of the judiciary, the Guardia di Finanza, the Carabinieri, the State Police and democratic institutions - have unanimously shared the Appeal for the headquarters of the Museum of Peace - MAMT signed by representatives of various countries of the world.
The President of the Caponnetto Foundation Salvatore Calleri, in a statement to the press, underlined that "the XXVII Summit gave full mandate to all members of the Caponnetto Foundation - representing various institutions - to protect the Fondazione Mediterraneo in all democratic ways in order to maintain the headquarters of the Museum of Peace - MAMT and of the "Mediterranean Observatory on Organized Crime and the Mafias" in Naples in the Pierce Palace".

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"OMCOM AWARDS" AWARD CEREMONY 2019

The awarding ceremony for the "OMCOM 2019 Awards" took place in Bagno a Ripoli, in the Council Hall of the Municipality.
OMCOM is the "Mediterranean Observatory on Organized Crime and the Mafias" consisting of the Antonino Caponnetto Foundation and the Fondazione Mediterraneo.
The winners of this edition are
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Section “OMCOM SBIRRO”
- Luogotenente GDF Salvatore Pizzo
- M.M. CC Luca Bencivenga
- M.M. CC Luca Tofanicchio
- M.C. Giuseppe Tranchida
- Commissario PDS Gaspare Graffeo Iannone
- Sov. Capo Filippo Conticello

Section “OMCOM ALLA MEMORIA”
- Maresciallo Giuliano Guazzelli

Section “OMCOM SCRITTORE”
- Prof. Luciano Armeli Iapichino

Section“OMCOM LIBRO”
- Galassia Islamica di Sandro Menichelli
- No Mafia di Gianluca Cali
- Malapuglia di Andrea Leccese (27 novembre camera deputati)

Section“OMCOM GIORNALISTA”
- Sara Lucaroni

Section“OMCOM OPERATIVITÀ”
- Giusy Badalamenti

Section“OMCOM AMBIENTE”
- Don Pasquale Aceto

Section“OMCOM SPECIALE”
- The book “L'affare Modigliani” of Dania Mondini and Claudio Loiodice

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XXVII° ANTIMAFIA SUMMIT

"Ideas, words and anti-mafia actions": this was the theme addressed at the XXVII National Anti-Mafia Summit which was held Saturday, November 30, 2019 in Bagno a Ripoli. Organized by the Antonino Caponnetto Foundation, in collaboration with the Mediterranean Observatory on Organized Crime and the Mafia (OMCOM), Fondazione Mediterraneo, Federation Anna Lindh Italia Onlus, Order of Journalists of Tuscany and Euromedia, the summit is now confirmed as a consolidated event in the fight scene to the mafia and to crime.
On this occasion the Omcom prizes were awarded to those who stood out against the mafia.

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SEMINAR "THE ANALYSIS OF THE CNL SCHOOL"

The "Gilda" association held a seminar on the theme "The analysis of the CNL school", coordinated by the Honorable Rina Valeria De Lorenzo, at the Museum of Peace - MAMT.

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THE WORLD OF SCHOOL JOINS THE APPEAL FOR THE SEAT OF THE MUSEUM OF PEACE - MAMT

Led by the Hon. Rina Valeria De Lorenzo, teachers and exponents of the school world visited the Museum of Peace - MAMT and watched the video with the Appeal for the safeguard of the Naples office.
Unanimous support for a just cause and a site of excellence for the education of young people
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THE HONORABLE RINA DE LORENZO SUBMITS THE KIMIYYA POSTER

The Honorable Rina De Lorenzo has signed the KIMIYYA poster on the defense of the rights of women in the world, promoted by the Mediterranean Foundation and by 130 partner countries.

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STREET FRIENDS REMEMBER PINO DANIELE

Accompanied by President Michele Capasso, Pino Daniele's "fellow travelers"Tullio De Piscopo, Elisabetta Serio, Ciccio Merolla, Valentina and Leandro Zurzolo – visited the "Pino Daniele Alive" section of the Museum, retracing the main stages of a story common.
Great emotions interspersed with Tullio's performances and some “incursions” by the great Antonio De Curtis, prince-poet: a testimony to the greatness of a city like Naples that gave birth to unforgettable characters: from Pino Daniele to Totò, from
Massimo Troisi to Renato Carosone.

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PRESENTATION OF THE BOOK "RINO ZURZOLO. TECNICA A DITA SCIOLTE PER CONTRABASSO”

The presentation of the book “Rino Zurzolo was held in the Music Room of the Museum of Peace - MAMT. Tecnica a dita sciolte per contrabasso”.
After the addresses of greetings and the memory of the president Michele Capasso and the mayor of Naples
Luigi De Magistris, intervened Valentina Crimaldi Zurzolo, Livia and Leandro Zurzolo, Francesco Cirillo, Bruno Crimaldi, Tullio De Piscopo, Ciccio Merolla, Valerio Mola, Roberto Panucci, Elisabetta Serio.
On this occasion, musical pieces dedicated to Rino Zurzolo were presented by Valentina Crimaldi Zurzolo (flute), Elisabetta Serio (piano) and Ciccio Merolla (percussion).

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TULLIO DE PISCOPO APPRECIATES MARIO MOLINARI

Tullio De Piscopo with Elisabetta Serio and other friends visited the Museum of Peace - MAMT expressing appreciation for the work of Mario Molinari "Sculptor of color and wonders".

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