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05 Aug 2011

Intercultural Institute from Timişoara (I.I.T.)

The Intercultural Institute from Timisoara (IIT) is a non-governmental organization, autonomous and without financial profit, with cultural, civic and scientific activity, without political goals, that accepts and promotes the values and principles of the Council of Europe in the intercultural dimension.

IIT was established in 1992, with the support of local authorities from Timisoara and the Council of Europe. IIT pursues the development of the intercultural dimension in the field of education and culture while promoting at the national and international level the climate of tolerance and dialogue specific to the town of Timisoara. The IIT has established a wide network of partners from all over the world, including institutions, NGOs and professionals from its areas of interest, such as education, culture, youth and minorities.

Projects initiated by IIT or developed in partnership:

  • Project Citizen;

  • Poles of cultures. More information: www.polesofcultures.eu;

  • Migrant mediators for intercultural cities;

  • Human rights start with breakfast! Empower youth through human rights education;

  • ISOLAT – breaking frontiers!;

  • Migrant in Intercultural Romania;

  • Intercultural Romania. More information: www.migrant.ro;

  • Migrant in Romania;

  • Social Integration and Cohesion for Third Country Nationals;

  • I am Roma;

  • European partnership for safer schools through education for a democratic citizenship