THE MUSEUM REMEMBERS MAYOR RAFFAELE CAPASSO ON THE THIRTY-SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF HIS DEATH

On the occasion of the 32nd anniversary of his death, the MAMT - Museum of Peace remembers Raffaele Capasso, Mayor of San Sebastiano al Vesuvio for 35 years and an example of a politician dedicated to the "Common Good."
Appreciation for the work done by Mayor Capasso by the many visitors, especially the young people who find an example precisely today on the eve of sloppy elections steeped in mediocrity.
A special edition of the book "IL VIAGGIO DEL SIGNOR NIENTE" dedicated to Raffaele Capasso was circulated for this occasion.

Read more: ...

IN THE NAPLES HEADQUARTERS OF THE UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD AND THE MUSEUM OF PEACE - MAMT THE CELEBRATIONS FOR THE CENTENARY OF THE NATIONAL PARK OF ABRUZZO, LATIUM AND MOLISE

The Museum of Peace - MAMT hosted students from various institutions and young environmentalists for two days to celebrate the centenary of the Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park.
Ideally twinned with Pescasseroli where-present among others were President Michele Capasso, Education Minister Patrizio Bianchi, Park President Giovanni Cannata, and Director Luciano Sammarone - young students from various schools upheld the value of the earth and creation and the importance of the Abruzzo, Lazio and Molise National Park.

Read more: ...

MOEZ EDDINE SINAOUI APPOINTED AS AMBASSADOR OF THE UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD

A ceremony was held at the Farnesina to designate Moez Eddine Sinaoui, Ambassador of Tunisia to Italy, as 'Ambassador of the United States of the World'.
The award was presented by Senator Stefania Craxi, President of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the Senate of the Italian Republic, and Prof. Michele Capasso, Secretary General of the United States of the World.
Present at the ceremony were:

  • Inigo Lambertini, Ambassador - Head of the Diplomatic Ceremonial of the Republic;
  • Manuela Ruosi, Head of Office I of the Diplomatic Ceremonial of the Republic;
  • Abdelkrim Touahria, Algerian Ambassador to Italy;
  • Enas Mekkaury, Head of the Mission of the League of Arab States in Italy;
  • Alfredo Conte, Minister Plenipotentiary - Central Director for Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Countries;
  • Raimondo De Cardona, former Italian Ambassador to Tunisia;
  • Fabrizio Saggio, Italian Ambassador to Tunisia;
  • Leila El Houssi, Professor of African History - University "La Sapienza";
  • Gualsiero Zamperini, Consul of Tunisia in Florence.

Secretary General Capasso emphasised Ambassador Sinaoui's role in supporting the aims and actions of the "United States of the World", especially at this difficult time in human history.

Read more: ...

AMBASSADOR MOEZ EDDINE SINAOUI RECEIVES THE MEDITERRANEAN-SUM-DIPLOMACY AWARD

The award ceremony of the "Mediterranean-Sum Diplomacy Award" to Ambassador Moez Sinaoui was held at the Farnesina.
The award was presented by Senator Stefania Craxi, President of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the Senate of the Italian Republic, and Prof. Michele Capasso, Secretary General of the United States of the World and President of the Fondazione Mediterraneo.
Present at the ceremony were:

  • Inigo Lambertini, Ambassador - Head of the Diplomatic Ceremonial of the Republic;
  • Manuela Ruosi, Head of Office I of the Diplomatic Ceremonial of the Republic;
  • Abdelkrim Touahria, Algerian Ambassador to Italy;
  • Enas Mekkaury, Head of the Mission of the League of Arab States in Italy;
  • Alfredo Conte, Minister Plenipotentiary - Central Director for Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Countries;
  • Raimondo De Cardona, former Italian Ambassador to Tunisia;
  • Fabrizio Saggio, Italian Ambassador to Tunisia;
  • Leila El Houssi, Professor of African History - University "La Sapienza";
  • Gualsiero Zamperini, Consul of Tunisia in Florence.

Read more: ...

THE FOUNDATION PARTICIPATES IN THE “PESCASSEROLI LEGGE”

As every year, the Foundation participates in the "Pescasseroli legge" event, under the artistic direction of Dacia Maraini. Among the speakers is Roberto Saviano.

Read more: ...

MOEZ SINAOUI AND OMAR LABIADH AT THE MAISON DES ALLIANCES

Moez Sinaoui and Omar Labiadh were welcomed by president Michele Capasso at the “Maison des Alliances”. Great appreciation for the site where pages of history have been written for peace, testified by the dedications on the book of honor.

Read more: ...

14th EDITION OF THE MARE NOSTRUM JOURNALISM AWARDS

The award ceremony for the winners of the 14th edition of the Mare Nostrum International Journalism Awards, organised by Grimaldi Magazine Mare Nostrum and sponsored by the National Order of Journalists, was held at the Grand Hotel Vesuvio in Naples. The ceremony was presented by presenter Massimo Giletti and was attended by personalities from the world of institutions, information and shipping.
The international jury of the Prize, chaired by journalist Bruno Vespa and composed of important personalities from the world of culture and journalism - including the Secretary General of the United States of the World Prof. Michele Capasso - decreed the following winners:

  • Bartolomé Cánovas Sánchez with a paper entitled "El transporte marítimo una solución ante el cambio climático" published in IEEE (Spanish Institute of Strategic Studies) Report No. 12/2022;
  • Mohamed Hannachi with the article "Après le confinement, le grand air" published in "La Presse de Tunisie";
  • Massimo Minella with the article "Il Piano Marshall dei porti: 4.5 billion to transform them into logistics platforms" published in "La Repubblica Affari&Finanza";
  • Fabio Pozzo with the article "More sustainable ships, the Motorways of the Sea as "green corridors"" published in lastampa.it;
  • The students of the Master in Journalism at the University of Bari with various contributions published in their magazine and TV called 'Mediterraneo News';
  • Raquel Villaécija Ruiz with the article "El renacer comercial de las autopistas del mar" published in "El Mundo".

The 'Cavaliere del Lavoro Guido Grimaldi' special prize, established by the Grimaldi family in memory of the founder of the Grimaldi Group, was awarded to journalist Raoul de Forcade, editor of Il Sole 24 Ore.
Prof. Capasso awarded the prize to the students of the University of Bari's Masters in Journalism.

Read more: ...

COUNTRY EVENT JORDAN: TOWARDS MORE SOCIAL JUSTICE AND INCLUSIVENESS IN THE MEDITERRANEAN

Labelled as Towards more social justice and inclusiveness in the Mediterranean, the second country event of the EuroMeSCo Annual Conference 2022 will be held in Amman on June 28.
The Fondazione Mediterraneo is a founding member of the EuroMeSCo network and supports and disseminates the main activities.

Read more: ...

LA FONDAZIONE MEDITERRANEO ESPRIME PROFONDO CORDOGLIO PER LA MORTE DI RAFFAELE LA CAPRIA

President Michele Capasso, the members of the Governing Board and the International Scientific Committee, the representatives of the autonomous Sections and branch offices, express deep sorrow for the death of Raffaele (Dudu) La Capria: with Gerardo Marotta, Claudio Magris, Umberto Eco and many others a founding member of the Fondazione Mediterraneo.
In 1989, from the very beginning of the Foundation's activities, a profound collaboration was born based on common ideals and respect for timeless values such as those underlying the "United States of the World."
A unique common heritage made up of initiatives and conferences: the great testimony of the vision of a man, who was able to return Naples to its role as a great capital in History and Life.
President Michele Capasso, who was moved, recalled his brotherly friend Dudu and the many encounters that characterized an unrepeatable path of life.

Read more: ...

INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR: "THE NEW CHALLENGES OF PROFESSIONALS AND INSTITUTIONS IN THE NEXT DECADE"

An International Seminar was held at the headquarters of the "United States of the World" and the "Museum of Peace" with the theme "The redevelopment of real estate: the new challenges of professionals and institutions in the next decade": organized by the NACA Association in collaboration with the "24 Hours Group."
In the welcoming addresses, Secretary General Michele Capasso and the President of the Human Rights Commission Sen. Giuseppe Lumia stressed the importance at this time of the redevelopment of real estate at the planetary level, in the full respect of ecological conversion.
Speeches included that of Budget Councillor for the City of Naples Pier Paolo Baretta.

Read more: ...