Session on Cultural Management and Social Inclusion 0 Reply

We are pleased to annouce the organisation of a global debate on Session on Cultural Management and Social Inclusion. This session is organised by Dialogue Café Rio de Janeiro as part of a cycle on Sharing Knowledge on Cultural Management.

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The aim of this global conversation is to discuss issues relating to cultural management, its challenges, perspectives and development in the framework of a global society. The first session is aimed at sharing good practices on culture for development projects. The second session will focused on museums.

Dialogue Cafes participating in this session are DC¬†√Čvora¬†(√Čvora Tech), DC Lisbon (Calouste Gulbekian Foundation), DC¬†Novi Pazar (Centar Duga), and¬† DC Rio de Janeiro (UCAM).¬†

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New Dialogue Cafe in Cidade de Praia!



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We are so happy to annouce that Dialogue Cafe Network will be strengthened with a new DC in Cidade de Praia (Cape Verde). In partnership with the Institute Pedro Pires for Leadership (Instituto Pedro Pires para a Liderança), Dialogue Cafe will bring in dialogue youth, women, civil society organisations and people from Cape Verde together!

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Call for Expression of Interest: Training on Youth on transforming conflict and peace building 0 Reply

We are now looking to schedule further trainings for 2016 on diversity, creativity and innovation within the enterprise; youth transforming conflict; peacebuilding and intercultural dialogue; social entrepreneurship and changemaking to ensure that the members of our network have access to non-formal and informal trainings in order to promote social innovation and intercultural dialogue in our societies, main objective of Dialogue Café network.
In this framework, in August 2016, Dialogue Caf√© Association will organise a training programme¬†on Training on Youth on transforming conflict and peace building‚ÄĚ
for young adults/students interested on peacebuilding, transforming conflict and intercultural dialogue.

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We wish to ensure that training sessions are organised according to demand and interest. If you or representatives from your organisation/company would consider attending this training, contact us by 30 July 2016, for more detailed information and registration.

Registration is required and participants should participate in all programme consisting in 5 sessions to receive a certificate of participation. The sessions will be scheduled as soon as a minimum of 5 participants is confirmed in each participating Dialogue Café (Evora, Cidade de Praia, Florence, Lisbon, Novi Pazar, Rio de Janeiro).

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Booktubers join us e partilhem! 0 Reply

Dialogue Café Rio de Janeiro is organising in partnership with the CESAP | Centre for Applied Social Studies of the Candido Mendes University of Rio de Janeiro a Session of exchange between booktubers from Brazil and Portugal.


The session will be held next 06 July from 17h00 to 18h30 (London time) in DC Rio (Universidade C√Ęndido Mendes – UCAM) and DC Lisbon (Funda√ß√£o Calouste Gulbenkian).

Download the concept paper (in english) and the provisional programme (in portuguese).

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‚ÄúDialogue and conciliation between tradition and design means innovation?‚ÄĚ 0 Reply

In the framework of the cycle Global Exchange of Crafts Makers, a second global conversation on “Dialogue and conciliation between tradition and design means innovation?” will be held next 28¬†July at 17h (London time) between¬†Dialogue Caf√© Lisbon, Dialogue Caf√© Novi Pazar¬†and Dialogue Cafe Rio de Janeiro.

During this session, participants will debate the borders established between tradition and modernity and how artisans can dialogue between both by playing with design in order to reach innovation and provide an added value to their crafted goods.


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How older and young artisans apply tradition and design in their work in each participating country? How can we define the relationship between Designers and Artisans? Is there an interface for a well-balanced and mutually beneficial relationship applicable to worldwide crafts sector? Is traditional artisanship under the influence of the market? Can design provide new solutions to handicrafts?

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Hi Khulekani, Thank you very much for your interest. For instance there is no Dialogue Café in Liberia but hopefully one day a new DC will be based in your country and you will be able to join our debates and actively participate ! Best wishes
daliasendra on 2016.06.14