Interviews

Marta cavallé is an expert in marine biology

Marta Cavallé: "The state of the oceans and the wildlife that inhabits them is worrying"

Marta Cavallé is an expert in marine biology and coordinates the artisan fishermen's organizations in the Mediterranean on the European Platform, 'Life Platform, low impact fisherers of Europe'.

Sira Ruiz

Sira Ruiz Nogales: ‘The caravan is a global solidarity experience’

The 'Obrim Fronteres Caravan' is fighting for human rights, travelling different territories and denouncing the human tragedy of forced migration. We talk about this with one of its activists.

Antoni Soler is currently the president of FundiPau

Antoni Soler: "We are heirs of a culture where the use of violence has been justified"

Interview with the president of FundiPau to discuss the concept of world peace and how to resolve non-violent conflicts.

Victòria Pagès.       Source: MSF

Victòria Pagès: "The sense of community in Sub-Saharan Africa is developed, but there is still a need to articulate the defence of local interests "

Our protagonist tells us about her personal experiences on the ground with Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

Romest network against Eastern Romanis' invisibilization.

Francina Planas: "Censing minority communities is a synonym for discrimination"

‘Vincle’ is the Catalan word for ‘bounding’, and it is also the name of a local association that work with issues related to housing, community life and immigration issues. 

George Reginald Freeman.        Source: IdemTV

George Reginald Freeman: "The Government of my country tried killing me for being gay, activist and a defender of the rights of LGBT persons”

Our protagonist is 31 years old, was born in Sierra Leone and is a LGBTI advocate and activist. Because of the threats in his country, he was forced to seek refuge in Spain.

Raül Molina

Raül Molina: "In the European region, youths are quite engaged in scout volunteering structures”

We talk with Raül Molina, the person in charge of educational methods for the European Region of the World Organization of the Scout Movement, about the movement’s task at a regional level and about cooperation with other regions.

Dominique Boren.     Source: IdemTV

Dominique Boren: "It’s outrageous that an LGBT family has all of its rights recognized in a European country and in another, not"

He is currently the president of NELFA (Network of European LGBTIQ* Families Associations) and is part of the APGL (Association des Parents et futurs parents Gays et Lesbiens) in France.

Carlos Cortés.   Source: Marketing Acción

Carlos Cortés: "It’s important to have several leaders networking among themselves and at the same level"

Carlos Cortés is a consultant and executive coach specializing in HR within the Social Third Sector. In this interview, he talks to us about leadership and leaders’ role in non-profit organization.

Volunteers in Mes Kitokie center in Kaunas, Lithuania

Rita Gutiérrez: "There is not one type of autistic kid: all of them are different"

Rita Gutiérrez is an anthropologist and is now in Mes Kitokie center in  Kaunas, Lithuania. She is volunteering with disabled and autistic children as an international volunteer. We asked her about her experience.

Joc de taula Fronteres Invisibles.

Guillem Castelló: "We thought reflecting on migration difficulties through a board game could be very dynamic"

Fronteres Invisibles ("Invisible Borders" in Catalan) is the name of a board game which consists in triggering players' empathy for the migrants and refugees who try to reach Europe.

Jordi Juvanyà

Jordi Juvanyà: "There is plenty of young International volunteers all over the world"

Jordi Juvinyà has worked as a volunteer for a Catalan- based International NGO many years and he is about to start a new cooperation project in the Senegalese region of Casamance. 

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