Street Lawyer is a partner in the project of the Institute Sturzo “Idea Lab”, initiative to promote intercultural dialogue among young people in particular. Funded by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers - Department for Youth Policy and Sport, consists of a partnership that covers 5 institutions on a national scale.
Frame of reference
The initiative is promoted by the Presidency of the Council of Ministers - Department for Youth Policy and Sport
The general objective of the initiative is to promote intercultural dialogue and an idea of the multicultural society as an opportunity for enrichment and creativity.
Specific objectives are, among others:
> promote initiatives to raise awareness of issues related to multicultural;
> enriching the training school;
> facilitate the integration of foreign children in schools;
> improve the skills of pupils cross;
> create a teaching model transferable to other contexts and local realities;
> encourage the development of active citizenship among young people and adults;
> enable exchange of best practices, between management tools and teaching methods, teachers and students of schools of different cities involved.
The project has a duration of 12 months (June 2010 – July 2011) which will be made during the workshops in which, from watching movies on the theme of immigration / emigration - which will be integrated with the analysis of library and archival sources in the library of Louis Sturzo partners and institutions involved – will develop analysis and research on the topic of intercultural dialogue, toward the production of scripts on the part of younger. In particular, we develop the following activities:
analysis of local situations and organizing working groups;
- construction of laboratories;
- implementation workshops;
- Training the trainers;
- development and distribution of audiovisual products;
- producing and distributing educational model (DVD);
- promotion of project activities.
Cooperative Tourism and Culture S.R.L (Rovigo), Korema spa (Lecce), Association Lawyer of the road non-profit organization (Bologna) Editions and Ilissus S.R.L. (Nuoro).
The final product will be an audiovisual (spot / short film / documentary) that will address the issues of prejudice and understanding in a multicultural context.
The young offenders between the 11 and 14 age, students from four middle schools that have linked to various problematic situations of disadvantage, unstable family conditions, lack of cultural integration (immigrants), deficits in learning pathways (risk of school dropout), diversabilità.