International Tolerance Day

Tolerance is giving every other human being every right that you claim for yourself.

Robert Green Ingersoll


In order to strenghten tolerance by fostering mutual understanding among cultures and peoples, in 1996 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed November, 16 the Interantional Tolerance Day. A campaign to promote tolerance, respect and diginty for all the people all around the world has been initiated by the UN. TOGETHER global campaign focuses on reducing the negative perception of migrants and refugees as well as hostile attitiude towards them. The aim is to improve the social connection between host countries and communities, and migrants and refugees.

The United Nations Year for Tolerance and the 125th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi gave birth to a prize which promotes tolerance and non-violence. and has been created by UNESCO in 1995. The UNESCO-Madanjeet Singh Prize for the Promotion of Tolerance and Non-Violence rewards important activities such fields as culture, science, communication or art. Institutions, organizations or persons who have contributed in a particularly meritorious and effective manner to tolerance and non-violence are the target groups. Federal Research and Methodological Center for Tolerance Psychology and Education (Tolerance Center) of Russia was the winner in 2016.

The prize is awarded every two years on the International Day for Tolerance, 16 November.




Beata Jaranowska


Project meeting in Malta MeLDE in Münster Final meeting in Cracow The Final Final Conference TV, Internet and the Streets of Yerevan Between Armenia’s Past and Future And now: Yerevan The Final Conference in Kyiv Radio Svoboda & ZIK TV Channel Visiting the National Union of Journalists of Ukraine Visiting the Parliament’s newspaper: Holos Ukrayiny Talking with the “Ukrainian News Agency” about the role of media in armed conflicts Interviews and Cutting: The Video Groups in Action Youth 4 Media is partner of the "Changes of media-education and political dialogue perspectives" - funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of German... From the Communist Party School to the Institute of Journalism First day of ‘Changes of Media Education and Political Dialogue Perspectives’ in Kyiv Changes of Media-Education and Political Dialogue perspectives The Conference and the project’s results Visiting an Armenian diaspora community A walk through Odessa’s colours The Intercultural Evening Digital Literacy in the Digitalised era: supporting teachers through a whole-school approach MYgrant METHAMORPHOSIS in action! A kick-off meeting in the city of Wolves DC4JOBS: 3rd Partner Meeting in Breda, the Netherlands Start of the project "Changes of Perspectives in Media Education and Political Dialogue" A project meeting in Malaga DC4JOBS - Digital Competences for New Jobs: Young people (with fewer opportunities) fight unemployment InDVT meeting in Prague Merry Christmas and a happy New Year 2018!