Sustainability of civil society organizations: the importance of social impact management

Online (Zoom), January 28, 2021, 16.00-18.00, (Romanian time, Romanian) The Research Institute, together with Ashoka Romania, will facilitate a conversation about the importance of managing the social impact and the various methods that can be used to measure impact. The online session takes place on January 28 from 16:00 to...

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Spirituality in Development Projects and in Communities

Online (Zoom), August 13, 2020, 16.00-17.30 (Romanian time, in English) Spirituality has been disregarded by the development field. Researches have shown that the replacement of traditional manifestations including spirituality with modernity has provoked changes in all fields of humanity, including global development. During this webinar we will see how spirituality...

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Africa and East-Central Europe: Exploring and Reflecting on Collective Traumatic Experiences from the Past

Online (Zoom), August 10, 2020, 18.00-19.30 (Romanian time, in English) The webinar is an invitation to explore differences and similarities between the lived experiences of colonialism & postcolonialism, as well as totalitarianism and the transition to democratic regimes in Africa and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). In more specific terms,...

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Social Impact Management Workshop

The Workshop on Social Impact Management was organized on November 21, 2019 by 4Change together with Cromo Foundation, Turkey-Europe Foundation and Făgăraș Research Institute, in Lisbon. Dr. Stefan Cibian held a presentation focusing on the importance of impact management for the sustainability of civil society sectors. The Workshop also presented...

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European Conference on Freedom of Expression, Vienna, Austria

Hate speech, fake news, misinformation and disinformation — how does civil society perceive and counter these threats towards democracy? The European Project “Responsibility. Freedom of Expression” aims at identifying and promoting strategic approaches to tackle these challenges today and in the future. The Conference will bring together researchers, experts, activists...

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Think-a-thon: Diaspora Țării Făgărașului, parte din comunitatea locală

În contextul migrației către alte țări sau către alte localități din România, Țara Făgărașului a pierdut un număr semnificativ de persoane. Acest aspect influențează nu doar economia locală, ci și modul de conviețuire în comunitățile din zonă. Deși cei plecați rămân o parte integrantă a comunității locale la nivel identitar,...

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