20 janvier 2019

Minority issues should be part of the change the EU is going through

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"The Minority SafePack European Citizen’s Initiative will continue to be a priority for the Federal Union of European Nationalities in 2019, lobbying at Member State level will increase during the election campaign for the European Parliament, while a team of legal experts will elaborate detailed legislative proposals based on the initiative. More...

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17 janvier 2019

London state school says 41 students offered Oxbridge place

The GuardianMany of the successful applicants at Brampton Manor academy are from minority ethnic backgrounds. More...

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15 janvier 2019

What We Talk About When We Talk About Identity

By Eboo Patel. Our dominant mental model of identity is not only wrong, it hurts minorities. More...

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06 janvier 2019

Associate’s institutions lead higher ed in representation and pay of women and minorities

University Business Magazine logoA recent research brief from the College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR), A Snapshot of the Staff Workforce in Community and Technical Colleges, focuses on associate’s institutions and the composition of their workforce, the benefits they offer, and the representation and pay of women and minorities. More...

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23 décembre 2018

Shaping our Regions: FUEN gathered the minority and minority-friendly regions in South Tyrol

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"The 3rd forum of the minority and minority-friendly regions, entitled Shaping our Regions, organised by FUEN and hosted by South Tyrol on 13-14 December 2018 has been a great opportunity to learn from each other’s successes and struggles. The participants representing regions from all over Europe debated the role of the state in helping or hindering the development of less favored regions and how can the regional authorities overcome these issues. In this regard some good practices were presented that can boost the development of minority regions. The positive role of bilingual and multilingual administration and cooperation methods were also among the topics of the conference. More...

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Political participation and dialogue were the focus of FUEN’s Minorities in the Caucasus seminar

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"Initiating dialogue between national minorities and politics, promoting the culture, language, opportunities of minorities in the Caucasus were the main topics of the 3rd FUEN seminar Minorities in the Caucasus – Dialogue for a Stable Future. After being held in Flensburg in 2016 and 2017, this year’s seminar, entitled "Political Participation – Dialogue at Eye Level" was hosted in the period 10-12 December 2018, in Tbilisi, the capital of Georgia. More...

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FUEN met Minority Commissioner of Germany Bernd Fabritius

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"The parts agree on the aim and efforts of the FUEN to promote the rights of national minorities and to promote the peaceful coexistence of national minorities with the majority societies while respecting the national sovereignty of the member states, and rejecting separatism and nationalism. More...

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18 décembre 2018

Michelle Obama’s college experience is all too familiar for minority students

University Business Magazine logoMichelle Robinson didn’t shy away from her background in her application essay for Princeton University. The Chicago native wrote about the lack of college degrees in her family, and her father’s struggle with multiple sclerosis. More...

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Providence-based College Unbound helps minority, low-income students earn degrees

University Business Magazine logo What would a college look like if you could design it from scratch?
It’s a theoretical question that has been playing out in reality over the past decade in makeshift classrooms around the state, instead of on a typical college campus. More...

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10 décembre 2018

"Minorities in Caucasus - Dialogue For Stable Future" seminar will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia between 10-12 December 2018

Résultat de recherche d'images pour "fuen.org"From 10-12 December 2018 the third seminar "Minorities in the Caucasus - Dialogue for a Stable Future" will take place in Tbilisi, Georgia. The seminar, entitled "Political Participation - Dialogue at Eye Level" will focus on initiating dialogue between national minorities and politics, but also on the culture, language, opportunities and issues of minorities in the Caucasus. More...

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