Duration: 11 months: 2nd March 2018 – - 1st February 2019
Location: The project has a National scope and take place in Bosco Albergati (Modena), Cagliari, Como, Martina Franca (TA), Matera, Prato, Trento.
On each territory of the project, there is a collaboration with several local partners identified by Uisp Local Committees. In particular: Social Cooperative Society Il Sicomoro (Matera), Trento Association for foreigners welcoming - ATAS Onlus (Trento), Municipality of Lavis (TN), SCS Kaleidoscopio (Trento), Province of Trento / Health and Social Politics Department, Arci Civil Service Martina Franca (TA), La Palestra ASD (Martina Franca – TA), Cultural Club S. Allende (Martina Franca – TA), ASD Polisportiva ARCI Martina (Martina Franca – TA), Association Salam ONG (Taranto), Social Cooperative Al-Fallah (Taranto), Intercultural Centre Nelson Mandela (Taranto), Group Umana Solidarietà 'Guido Puletti' Onlus (Cagliari), Caritas San Saturnino Fondazione Onlus (Cagliari), Cultural Association of friendship Sardegna-Palestine (Cagliari), Polisportiva Il Sogno ASD (Prato), Pro Loco Gravedona (Como).
Funding body: Presidency of the Council of Ministers/Equal Opportunity Department, APAD, 2016
The project is an action against discrimination, to contrast and prevent it through sport activities, educational, artistic and cultural activities.
It envisages the organisation of 6 local editions of the antiracist cup “Mondiali Antirazzisti Uisp” and 2 editions of “Mondiali Antirazzisti” at national level. Beside the “traditional” Uisp event, arrived in 2018 at its XXI edition, the project allowed a first edition of Southern Mondiali Antirazzisti, in the town of Matera.
A networking and awareness job is carried out at local level, with the purpose of encouraging the participation of first and second generation migrants, refugees and asylum seekers, and building a constructive dialogue with Local Institutions, Refugees’ Centres, migrants based and volunteer based associations in order to start or reinforce local synergies on the issue of integration and fight against discrimination.
In addition, a permanent awareness campaign through Uisp networks is dedicated to sensitise public opinion and territories involved in the project.
To encourage social inclusion of first and second generation of migrant youth, refugees and asylum seekers, and promote intercultural dialogue and discussion, meeting, exchange among foreigners and Italian youth. Common spaces, moments and sport sociality occasions are the instruments allowing this aim.
1 - Increase in the level and quality of inclusion between migrants / refugees / asylum seekers and Italian citizens in the communities involved
2 – Raised awareness of the general public and local communities object of the intervention on the issues of integration and the fight against all forms of discrimination
3 - Increase in the number and opportunities of access to sports and cultural initiatives addressed to young first and second generation migrants, refugees and asylum seekers and aimed at favouring integration processes in the territory
4 - Increased forms of collaboration between and with local stakeholders (Local Institutions, Refugees Centres, migrants' and / or volunteers' associations) for the promotion of local initiatives and policies to fight against all forms of discrimination and promotion of equal opportunities for access to citizenship rights based on the sport methodology, proposed and consolidated by Uisp.
Additional long term results: replicability of the experience of the Mondiali Antirazzisti in other locations; consolidation of the Mondiali Antirazzisti experience in Matera (organization of further editions).
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