MUSEUM'S BRAILLE SIGNAGE EXTENDED

With co-financing from the Campania Region, the Museum of Peace - MAMT has extended its braille signage, becoming one of the most advanced museum sites: 56 new plaques have been installed, in addition to the large plaque dedicated to the United States of the World, which now enriches the emotional paths for the blind.
Among the first visitors was a group of Tunisians with some blind people who complimented the quality of the Braille language.

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CONFERENCE ON LIBYA

The Fondazione Mediterraneo observer at the Paris Conference on Libya.
Restoring dialogue and democracy in Libya is essential for peace in the Mediterranean.

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COP 26 - A CLIMATE CHANGE CONFERENCE UK 2021. THE FONDAZIONE MEDITERRANEO AND THE ANNA LINDH FEDERATION ITALY PRESENT AT THE EVENT

The Fondazione Mediterraneo and the Anna Lindh Italy Federation participated in several sessions at COP 26 in Glasgow, sharing concerns about the lack of shared incisive action essential to curb climate change and allow the survival of mankind on earth.
President Capasso shared the concerns expressed by Barak Obama and other speakers, and once again proposed the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD project. "Only if a unitary political and institutional space is identified - even if only by changing the name of the UN - will it be possible to face the great challenges ahead of us together.
The absence of China and Russia is serious and joint initiatives between the European Union and the other world partners must be taken in this respect. No serious action can be taken if those who are responsible for half of the pollution do not participate and adhere," said President Capasso.

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G20: "PEOPLE, PLANET AND PROSPERITY", THE SUMMIT AT THE EUR. THE DREAM OF THE UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD

"A great opportunity hampered by bureaucracy and by the specific interests of large countries such as China and Russia: we need to create the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD".
This is how the president of the Fondazione Mediterraneo Michele Capasso expressed himself in Rome at the conclusion of the G20 work.
A large oval table, framed by the flags of the leading countries with the addition of that of the European Union. All around, the backdrops with images of Italian landscapes and the slogan of the summit 'People, planet, prosperity'. Mario Draghi welcomed the world leaders in the room set up inside the Cloud where the work of the Summit of the Great Ones takes place.
"Dear colleagues, it is a great pleasure to welcome you here in Rome for this G20 and to see you here after the difficulties of recent years", began the premier opening the first session. Draghi was the first to take his place, after the 'photo opportunity', at the large work 'desk' which is furnished with a large lawn in the center and 'surrounded' by positions for the delegations and the staff of the leaders. The prime minister, in particular, was able to count on the presence (behind him) of the ministers most directly involved in the dossiers of the summit: Economy Minister Daniele Franco and Foreign Minister Luigi Di Maio. Around the big table, each head of state and government has his assigned seat. Among the many, Angela Merkel can count on Indian Prime Minister Modi as a 'desk mate'.
The Roman summit is mainly articulated around the discussions on the issues that the Italian presidency summarizes in the "three P": people, planet and prosperity. At the heart of the first area, the effects that the Covid-19 pandemic has had on the economic and social equilibrium of the world. The goal is to reduce global inequalities made even more evident by the health crisis, looking for ways to protect the most vulnerable sections of the population - women, young people and precarious workers - by working on issues such as access to education and inequalities of opportunities and living conditions in the various countries of the world. The issue of coronavirus vaccines is central, with countries that have now reached high thresholds of already immunized populations and vast areas of the world where instead only a few groups have been vaccinated.

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7TH INTERNATIONAL COLLOQUIUM. GLOBALIZATION AFTER THE PANDEMIC AND THE CHALLENGES OF STATES: BALANCE SHEETS AND PERSPECTIVES

The Forum of the Political Academy (Tunisia), the Fondazione Mediterraneo (Italy) and the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (Germany) organized the International Conference on the theme "GLOBALIZATION AFTER THE PANDEMIA AND THE CHALLENGES OF STATES: BALANCES AND PROSPECTS".
The Conference consisted of six working sessions held over two days.
Politicians and scientists from various countries participated and the event - with its recommendations - constitutes a reference for the present moment.
On this occasion was presented, with the ambassadors and representatives of various countries, the symbol of the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD adopted by the majority of countries to share knowledge, fight inequalities, combat climate change and pandemics. Among the various working sessions "Globalization and financial democracy: the role of banks in the post-pandemic" with the participation - among others - of the President of the Cooperative Credit Bank Amedeo Manzo, the President of the Industrial Union of Naples, Maurizio Manfellotto, Senator Giuseppe Lumia and many others.
The President of the Senate, Maria Elisabetta Alberti Casellati, sent a message of congratulations to the Fondazione Mediterraneo, testifying to the importance of this international event.

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THE REPRESENTATIVES OF THE FORUM DE L’ACADEMIE POLITIQUE AND THE KONRAD ADENAUER STIFTUNG VISIT THE MUSEUM OF PEACE - MAMT

Representatives of the "Forum de l'Académie Politique", led by President Hayet Doghri, and of the "Konrad Adenauer Stiftung", led by the resident representative of the Tunisian office, Malte Gaier, visited the Museum of Peace - MAMT.
Welcomed by President Michele Capasso and Director Pia Molinari, they expressed their appreciation for the Museum's thirty years of work, which is a world heritage site, and for the section dedicated to the sculptor Molinari with the "Molinari House-Museum".

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TRIBUTE TO THE TOTEM OF PEACE WITH THE URN OF THE UNKNOWN MIGRANT

The Tunisian Ambassador to Italy, Moez Sinaoui, the Tunisian Minister Mohamed-El Aziz Ben Achour - former Director General of ALECSO - Dr Malte Gaier - the Tunisian representative of the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung - the officers of the Naples Coast Guard and other representatives of various countries gathered in Naples by the Fondazione Mediterraneo paid tribute to the TOTEM OF PEACE by the sculptor Mario Molinari with the urn of the Unknown Migrant.
Welcomed by President Michele Capasso and the Director of the Museum of Peace - MAMT, Pia Molinari, the participants placed an olive branch in front of the urn.
President Capasso, moved, retraced the main stages of the monumental work: from the visit of Pope Francis in March 2015 to those of Heads of State and representatives of various countries.
The Tunisian Ambassador expressed his appreciation for the work carried out by the Fondazione Mediterraneo and for the sensitivity with which it has raised the issue of migration by honouring the many Tunisian migrants who have died at sea.

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AMBASSADOR SINAOUI INAUGURATES THE "TUNISIA ROOM" AT THE PEACE MUSEUM - MAMT

The Ambassador of the Republic of Tunisia in Italy Moez Sinaoui - with other representatives of Tunisia such as the Consul in Naples Beya Ben Abdelbaki, Mohamed-El Aziz Ben Achour (former Minister of Culture and Director General of ALECSO) with his wife Wassyla, the President of the Forum of the Académie Politique Hayet Doghri and others - inaugurated the "Tunisia Room" of the Museum of Peace - MAMT.
After cutting the ribbon with the President of the Fondazione Mediterraneo Michele Capasso and the Director of the Museum of Peace - MAMT Pia Molinari, the Ambassador welcomed the initiative stating:
"It is a great honour for me to have inaugurated the "Tunisia Room" in the wonderful Museum of Peace - MAMT of the Fondazione Mediterraneo. On this occasion, I would like to pay tribute to Michele Capasso's commitment to bringing the peoples of the Mediterranean closer together and to the value of peace and cooperation across the "Mare Nostrum".

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KYRGYZSTAN JOINS THE UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD

The Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic in Italy H.E. Taalay Bazarbaev adheres, on behalf of his country, to the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD.
In the presence of other Ambassadors and representatives of various countries, he attended the ceremony of ratification of the TOTEM OF PEACE as a symbol of the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD. Emotion when the notes of the loudspeakers played, together with the hymns of the other countries, the one of Kyrgyzstan that in the first part reads:
"The white rocky walls and steppes are the soul of our people.
Our fathers lived in the mountains of Alatau and always protected their homeland.
Proceed Kyrgyz People on the road to freedom!"
Present at the ceremony a large delegation of Kyrgyz citizens.
At the conclusion the ambassador thus expressed:
"I thank for affectionate welcome in this Museum of Peace behind which there is not only the heritage of the city of Naples but of the whole world.
Today is a historic day because the TOTEM OF PEACE by sculptor Mario Molinari becomes the Symbol of the United States of the World. It is a beautiful initiative of Italy that I support and with me my country, Kyrgyzstan. This initiative will bring positive results. I want to congratulate the direction of the museum and wish happiness and success. Thank you very much".

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MEETING BETWEEN THE AMBASSADOR OF KYRGYZSTAN AND THE AMBASSADOR OF TUNISIA

In the margins of the events for the ratification of the "Totem for Peace" as a symbol of the UNITED STATES OF THE WORLD, a meeting was held in the premises of the Fondazione Mediterraneo between the Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic to Italy H.E. Taalay Bazarbaev and the Ambassador of Tunisia to Italy H.E. Moez SInaoui.
Welcomed by President Michele Capasso, they expressed their gratitude to the Fondazione Mediterraneo for its thirty-year commitment to peace and dialogue between peoples.

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