Last Saturday, December 11, we celebrated in Bilbao the first performance of the Euskara Bizia initiative. The Zubiarte shopping center was the starting point for this year's activities, in which, as on previous occasions, numerous children participated, as well as their parents. Workshops to learn to paint, karaoke of Basque songs and storytelling complete the nucleus of this initiative with a history of more than 15 years.
Snapshot of the workshop that we gave in Laudio on March 5, 2020 Although the current health situation is worrying, we continue with the University of Experience, and in December we have three appointments with as many centers. Thus, we will offer workshops on interculturality and coexistence in Eibar, Zumarraga and Legazpi. In Eibar you will have us on December 14, and in Zumarraga-Urretxu and Legazpi six days later, on the 20th. In Eibar and Zumarraga we will offer workshops in the morning, from 10 in the morning and from 9:30 to 12:00 noon . In Legazpi, in the afternoon, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. We encourage you to come and participate!
From November 21 to 25, we held the eleventh edition of “Gazte Topaketa” in Brussels, an activity that aims to bring the European institutions closer to Basque youth. A group of students from the Faculty of Law of the University of the Basque Country moved to Brussels at the hands of the Foundation. Difficulties were not lacking along the way, as Belgium is, together with the Netherlands and Austria, one of the areas most affected by the pandemic. In this way, they have been one of the very few groups of visitors who have been able to go to the European Parliament, which only opened its doors a couple of days before the arrival of our group, to close them again after our departure. Other visits took place at the…
Together with issue 146 of the Gazteon KZ magazine, corresponding to October 2021, we have opened a new supplement for young people called Eskubidez. Thus, in this supplement, of a total of eight pages, it is reported by right the meeting point of the associations of the same name: what it is, when it was born, who is part of it … Here is the complete supplement.
We will soon spread to the networks the audience that tells us about double victimization. And what 's double biting? The right confessed to them by international standards (truth, justice, reparation, and a pledge not to take place) is a victim of violence that does not succeed. In the exact case of the State of Spain, the victims of "state terrorism" or the abuse of the police are the ones who one day encounter the greatest difficulties in their efforts to heal the wounds inflicted by violence. Mr. Pili is one of those victims. He opened the doors of his house to us, and though he had a lot to do, he sat all afternoon answering our questions and discussing his feelings and his life, conditioned by the loss of…
On July 8, we opened a new cycle of guided visits to shops with the history of Bilbao. They have been organizing weekly visits to establishments with tradition for more than 11 years in an experience that is as original as it is enriching. Unfortunately, there are less and less left, but you can still visit and shop in stores that opened their doors more than 100 years ago. In some cases, those who currently run them are the direct heirs who opened their businesses in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. And logically, with so many years behind him, his career is marked by anecdotes, experiences and experiences in step with the evolution that the city of Bilbao itself has been experiencing. In the image, the visitors of…
Two interviews, reports, news and information of interest on Peace and Human Rights complete issue 16 of Bake bidean magazine. In addition, a long article addresses the human and religious vision of the drama that prisoners face. Here is the link to the magazine:
The 11th edition of "Bilboko Gaiak" will be held on July 8, 15, 22 and 29. As every year, the usual shops in Bilbao will become the protagonists of this activity, in which we will be able to get to know directly the long-haul shops full of history. With the help of a guide, in addition to knowing different corners of the city, we will listen to the anecdotes of the shops, their experiences and their evolution over the years from their current owners. Groups will be small, so you can register quickly by calling 94 421 30 31 or sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
On May 13, a course on speeches and hate crimes due to sexual orientation and gender identity was given at the Paulo Freire Permanent Adult Training Center in Vitoria-Gasteiz. The course started at 10:30 in the morning and ended two hours later. The facilitator was Elena Olaortua, where about twenty people gathered.
This past Tuesday, May 4, we have developed a training workshop on interculturality and coexistence at the Center for Permanent Adult Education in Durango. Beatriz Pérez and Mamadu Ngom have been the coordinators of the same, and it has brought together about twenty people of different nationalities.