Adriatico Mediterraneo supports the development of cooperation within the Adriatic Ionian Macro Region.

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In the 2016 Festival calendar there are many events dedicated to a better understanding of the areas and Countries involved in MRAI.

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Inauguration of the 10th edition of Adriatico Mediterraneo Festival

Adriatico Mediterraneo prize 2016 award ceremony in memory of Giulio Regeni; Giulio’s parents, Paola and Claudio Regeni, and the family lawyer, Alessandra Ballerini, will be awarded with the prize.
The prize will be handed by the President of Le Marche Region, Luca Ceriscioli.

Giulio Regeni, a university researcher, was kidnapped in Egypt on January 25th of 2016. His body was found near Cairo on February 3rd. Lies, traps, attempts to throw the investigations off tracks have marked the weeks and the months after Giulio was ...

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The right to truth

With Paola and Claudio Regeni, Alessandra Ballerini (Regeni family lawyer), Luigi Manconi (President of the Senate Commission for Human Rights), Sauro Longhi (Rector of the Università Politecnica delle Marche), Paolo Pignocchi (Vice President of Amnesty International, Italy).
Introduction by Antonio Mastrovincenzo, Le Marche President of the Regional Council.
Moderated by Andrea Nobili, Le Marche Region Ombudsman.

Seven months after the kidnapping and killing in Egypt of Giulio Regeni, truth and justice still look far away, hidden by a puzzle of official versions proved wrong, diplomatic tensions and pressure on those who try to shed light on the tortures and ...

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Conference with Mimmo Sammartino, protagonist of “Un canto clandestino” and author of “Il paese dei segreti addii” (Hacca Edizioni)

Mimmo Sammartino, protagonist of “Un canto clandestino”, a show scheduled at 21.30 in the Mole Vanvitelliana, meets the audience for a dialogue about immigration and the daily tragedies of migrants in the Mediterranean Sea.

The author will take the chance to present his last book “Il paese dei segreti addii”....

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“Con gli occhi dell’inviato”. Conference with Amedeo Ricucci

Diritti e Rovesci. The protection of human rights in a changing world

Curated by Le Marche Region Ombudsman and the Regional Legislative Assembly.
Introduction by Pierfrancesco Curzi, journalist.

The critical areas of the Mediterranean and the Middle East told in first person by the envoys on site. The frank language of Amedeo Ricucci and Pierfrancesco Curzi, respectively special envoy of RAI and freelance journalist, will take us beyond the ...

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Conference with Valerio Calzolaio, author of “Libertà di migrare” (Publishing company, Einaudi)

Introduction by Andrea Bellardinelli, Emergency - Italian Program responsible

Valerio Calzolaio has always been dealing with environmental issues and with the upheavals caused by the big changes of the ecosystem, especially the migrations. His book is right about exoduses; written together with the philosopher Telmo Pievani, “...

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Playing for the Adriatic Ionian Macroregion - Youth Football Tournament played by teams from the two shores of the Adriatic Sea

Sport, dialogue among different cultures, education to peace and citizenship.

The players come from Ancona, Ascoli Piceno, Senigallia, Cesena, Split. The first round of the tournament will be held in Ancona (August 30th and 31st), the second one in Split (September 21st). The ultimate goals are: strengthening the friendship ...

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Conference with Francesca Ghirardelli, author of “Solo la luna ci ha visti passare” (Publishing company, Mondadori)

Introduction by Eduardo Barberis, immigration sociologist – University of Urbino.

From Syria to Netherlands, this is Maxima’s travel, a 14 years old Kurdish Syrian. Between July and August 2015, she has walked the «Balkan route» in search of a new life in Europe. In her moving story, curated by Francesca Ghirardelli, Maxima evoca...

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Matteo Tacconi and Ignacio Coccia “Mare Corto”

With the participation of Barbara Gruden, Tg3 envoy for foreign affairs.

Mare Corto is a long-term project of Maria Coccia and Matteo Tacconi to talk about the Adriatic Sea using words, images and sounds truly and intensively. The Adriatic Sea is a Mediterranean miniature: the coasts of Italy, of former Yugoslavia and of...