Again this year FIO. PSD adheres to the events organized on the occasion of "Night of homelessness", that will take place throughout Italy between now and 22 October. The initiative, now in its seventeenth Edition and promoted by "Terre di mezzo", was created to sensitize citizenship on the topic of extreme poverty and social exclusion and is held in conjunction with the "World day of fight against poverty ", established by the United Nations in 1992.
The event will start tonight at Piazza Santo Stefano Milan, with the meeting minutes 19.00 entitled: "What new ideas are emerging in Milan on the theme of hospitality", to whom will Alberto Sinigallia, President of Foundation Project Ark, Don Virginio Colmegna, House of charity e Pierfrancesco Majorino, Alderman for social policies of the Comune di Milano. At 20 cENA together: people with and without abode will be side by side during the great complimentary dinner and went to the party to the streets with music, messages and testimonials. From 21 live music with singer-songwriter Cesare Malfatti – one of the souls of ’ ex-rock group La Crus – for voice and guitar. Follow Bar Boon Band, historical group born in SOS Central Station. And yet the street musicians Edwin One Man Band, Oumar Alpha Balde, the Bandaranda reggae, to close with Marina Pearl.
Always tomorrow, in Brescia members of the social cooperative "The network", join the evening of music and sharing, organized by the Youth Association "Perlar" and distribute copies of the "guidelines to combat serious adult exclusion" and will project the videos of social promotion of the campaign #HomelessZero, one of which testimonial Richard Gere. Such Altobello Instead, the Caritas Veneziana organizes an evening of meeting/debate, among the associations of the region which will confront each other on the issue of homelessness. Each will hold a banquet to share in the park followed by concert and tea at midnight with all participants.
Monday, 17 October two important conferences, the first to Bergamo from 9.00 at 13.00 at the Lottagono of the parish of São Paulo will be held the meeting “The fight against poverty in the territory of Bergamo”, to present “Guidelines for combating serious margins in Italy” and think about how these question the Bergamo area to open new job opportunities. The meeting is organized by the members ofOpera Ballard and fio. PSD intervenes Paul Pang.
A Turin from 9.30 at 13, Instead, in the Bobbio of the former Curia Maxima (via Corte d'appello 16, Turin), theDepartment of social policies of the city of Turin And the FIO. PSD onlus (Italian Federation of Organizations for homeless people) organize, within the framework of citizen initiatives for the international day of fight against poverty, the seminar #HomelessZero.
A Rimini the Diocesan Caritas, promote the communication campaign #HomelessZero, airing the spot with Richard Gere Icarus TV screens, Multiplex Le Befane, Cinepalace of Riccione, Settebello and Cinema multiplex Tiberius who espoused the cause. In the evening at the settlement Stella Maris, the associazione Papa Giovanni XXIII and the Diocesan Caritas, will dine together with those who live on the streets, offering them a moment of music and aggregation, to combat indifference by knowing and being together. A Modena, Milan, Reggio Emilia, Padova and Foggia “Attorneys for the road ", adhere to raising evenings, organized by several local associations, to offer a moment of sharing between the population and the homeless, with a dinner lunches and gathering blankets. A Padova, always on 17, accompanied by the music of Christian Turato, voice of Nomads, of#3souls and the duo Stefano&Riccardo, are taking place, in piazza Duomo, stories and testimonials of homelessness from theatrical performance “Very personal – real-life stories”, videostories and a photographic exhibition. Following roasting chestnuts for all the warm thanks to the collaboration of the Alpini Corps.
A Reggio Emilia the 15 and the 22 October, place a series of initiatives ranging from the collection of useful goods for homeless people (sleeping bags, blankets, socks, shoes, ’ personal hygiene products) in “Kitchens without borders” Home Tavern, in via Martiri della Joint n° 6.
The dinner will support work on self-recovery of occupied houses of via Gramsci and via Gorizia to reaffirm that living is a right for everyone.
A Foggia the 22 October ’ the night of the 11th Edition will l homeless, through the dissemination of information materials, Testimonials, dating, music with and for people living in the street. The same evening also at Vicenza, There will be a meeting of solidarity with sharing a dinner among the population and some people in difficulty who will tell their stories, and on this occasion, they will try to raise awareness through knowledge of the numbers of homeless in the city. To follow music and an exhibition of chairs restored.
Milan 15 October
Turin 17 October
Brescia 15 October
Venice-Mestre-Altobello 15 October
Bergamo 17 October
Conference entitled: The fight against poverty in the territory of Bergamo
Reggio Emilia 15 and 22 October
Dissemination and promotion of the campaign #HomelessZero and projection of the spot starring Richard Gere
Rimini 17 October
On the occasion of the day will be screened in the following rooms and TV campaign spot on Icarus #HomelessZero starring Richard Gere
– Multiplex LE BEFANE
– Multiplex RICCIONE
– cinema SETTEBELLO
– cinema TIBERIUS