The United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC)’s #SpreadNoHate initiative aims at preventing and countering hate speech and the negative portrayal of migrants and refugees in traditional and new media.
Specially Unknown is about collecting stories of refugees on their journey to and life in Europe, and exploring what they can add to cultural life, heritage and society in the European cities.
Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration
In 2014, the United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) and the Panos Europe Institute worked together to develop a glossary in English to help journalists and communicators use the appropriate terminology when reporting on and writing about migration, migrant communities, and refugees.
Source: https://www.unaoc.org/resource/media-friendly-glossary-for-migration/Discover more
Media-Friendly Glossary on Migration: Middle East Edition
In 2017, the United Nations Alliance of Civilization (UNAOC) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) launched a tool for journalists across the Middle East and Gulf region to ensure rights-based and gender-sensitive media reporting on migration.
Copyright © 2017 International Labour Organization and the United Nations Alliance of CivilizationsDiscover more
Through the ‘Bella Milano’ (Beautiful Milan) initiative, asylum-seekers living in Milan reception centres volunteer together with Milanese citizens in taking care of public spaces in the city (cleaning green spaces, emptying trash bins, etc).
Source: City of MilanDiscover more
“Racism? You deserve better that than that!” [Le racisme, vous valez mieux que ça !]
This campaign, a joint initiative between the Federation of Wallonie-Bruxelles, the public broadcaster RTBF, and the group Plateforme de lutte contre le racism, highlights the dangers of racism for society and individuals alike.
Source: http://www.vousvalezmieuxqueca.be/Discover more
Reframe the debate!
This project aims to empower campaigners to more effectively engage and rebalance the public debate around migration in Germany.
Source: International Centre for Policy Advocacy, GermanyDiscover more