The project “Sostegno a Distanza Terremoto – Earthquake distance support”, approved and financed to GSI Italia by the Italian Ministry of Labor and Social Policy during 2017, is still at the beginning, but it already reveals its first achievements. To date,…
today, brings with it fundamental transformations. In a context in which, due to peoples and ideas – as well as flows of goods and services – the reference points are constantly redefined, the pace of change does not always allow to identify what has remained unchanged within of different “civilizations”.
In this context GSI ITALIA works to build an international policy based on:
is a non-governmental organization of international co-operation and territorial solidarity founded in 1997. The association operates in the territory with training and awareness-raising projects on development and underdevelopment projects, active projects aimed at promoting human rights and works close to immigrant population by providing for measures of reception, protection and support by managing programs of lending and housing guarantees. GSI ITALIA is active in the field of international cooperation in several countries of the South of the World through development projects and distance support programs for disadvantaged communities.
Projects and activities
GSI ITALIA develops training and awareness-raising projects on issues of development and underdevelopment and promotes campaigns against racism and xenophobia. It activates programs, in Italy and abroad, aimed at the promotion of human rights; works close to the immigrant population with measures of reception, protection and support by providing legal advice, managing loan programs and housing guaranty, promoting training courses and delivering cultural linguistic mediation services within schools. Promotes Responsible Tourism and Fair Trade.
Projects in progress
Remote adoption and support for development projects
In the South of the world, millions of children live in difficult conditions, have no access to education, and their lives often occur at the limits of survival. Distance adoption is a gesture of solidarity with one of those children, their families, and their community.
The mission of GSI Italia begins on the 13thof February. On the 14th we enter in the Kinshasa area of civilian massacre where our partner in the years, CHERO, has its offices, where I was interested in visiting the little…
Saturday is a significant day for GSI Italia: a delegation from the World Bank arrives in Congo from the US on May 12th, the delegation is headed by Mrs. Tovo and, as her first visit, she decides to visit our…
Financiers: Tavola Valdese Start year: 2016 Duration: 1 year (completed in 2017) Financing: € 30.000 People helped: 5.000 Description Ethiopia is one of the poorest countries of Africa and consequently it has also a weak and patchy health service in…
The training course covered about twenty medical and paramedical staff and was held in Soddo Hospital, in the south of the country. The course, which involved training in physiatric, concluded the activities of the health enhancement project in Dawro Konta…
The Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union has funded a new project that GSI Italy will implement in partnership with institutions from other 4 European countries (Croatia, Spain, Macedonia and Slovenia). The goal of the GEAR project is to contribute…