ITALY Karibu Open – cooperative for sustainable catering in Torino

Karibu Open is a co-op for sustainable catering, aimed to encouraging and accompanying the employment of migrants in the Torino territory. In order to be effective, the integration should take place throughout the whole process: in the working environment, within a professional team in a professional kitchen, in domestic social contexts, with the users of the catering service, and on the table, creating diverse and variegated menus, clear signs of different identities. Sustainability is the project guide value and the limit within which each choice will be made. This value is considered and realized in its three forms: Environmental Sustainability …

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ITALY Cultural integration –“Turin my home town” project

” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]Since 2000, we co-finance the project promoted by MEIC (Ecclesial Movement of Cultural Commitment) and “Mondi in città”  for facilitating the integration of immigrant women from North African countries of Islamic culture, through Italian language courses and citizenship education paths. Women can  bring their preschoolers, attended  by a baby-sitting service during lessons. The initiative is unique in Italy for the high participation of Arab-Islamic women and involves more than 250 women and 100 children every year. This is a precious opportunity for North African women to regularly attend lessons, with the approval of their husbands and …

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