La Fondazione nasce con la caduta del Muro di Berlino dalla volontà di avvicinare i giovani dei Paesi dell’Est Europa – Eurasia, non più con la forza di una politica coercitiva, ma con il coinvolgimento per motivazioni culturali, invitandoli a Firenze in gruppi di lavoro internazionali.
Con questa attività, estesasi oggi a 83 paesi nei 5 continenti, la Fondazione ha creato l’orientamento Life Beyond Tourism, per offrire una piattaforma virtuale alla conoscenza fra culture basata su elementi fondamentali quali: Viaggio, Giovani, Interculturalità, Patrimonio Culturale, Dialogo, Conoscenza, Rispetto.
MissioneContribuire allo sviluppo della Pace nel Mondo
StrumentiLa cultura, la scienza, la ricerca applicata quali potenti motivi d’incontro, di formazione, di aggregazione, d’intesa, in particolare tra i Giovani Firenze e la Toscana centri internazionali di cultura, quindi centri d’incontro tra Giovani
FinalitàFavorire occasioni d’incontro tra Giovani di cultura e Paesi diversi per consentire la reciproca conoscenza e con questa la comprensione; per contribuire a sviluppare rapporti di amicizia tra i Popoli
OpportunitàOrganizzazione d’ incontri internazionali;
Sostegno del Patrimonio Culturale Fiorentino e Toscano;
Contributo allo studio;
Promozione, sviluppo, realizzazione di iniziative, ricerche, studi, pubblicazioni, premi, borse di studio, ecc.
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Discovering the identity of Florence: Costume...
by Eleonora Catalano on 16 novembre 2018 at 16:11
Discovering the identity of Florence: Costume Colloquium day 1&2 The sixth edition of the biennial conference Costume Colloquium has started in the best possible way in November 14. This year’s theme, “Textiles in Fashion, Creativity in Context”, has inspired more than 60 […]
Call for Abstract open: 21st General Assembly of...
by Life Beyond Tourism on 5 novembre 2018 at 14:52
It is time to submit an Abstract Proposal to participate in the 21st General Assembly and International Symposium HERITAGE as a BUILDER of PEACE® The event will take place in Florence in March 1-3, 2019, and its general theme is the role of Heritage in builidng Peace. […]
4th Edition: Training for Trainers LBT
by Life Beyond Tourism on 30 ottobre 2018 at 15:42
The 4th edition of the intensive course Training for Trainers Life Beyond Tourism took place from 22 to 26 October in Florence in the framework of the educational activity of the Istituto Internazionale Life Beyond Tourism, promoted by Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco. Continue reading >> […]
The “Observer of the skies” reaches Benevento
by Life Beyond Tourism on 15 ottobre 2018 at 13:40
The Fondazione Del Bianco donates an art work to the province of Benevento A tribute for valuing the Samnite culture It is a Carrara marble bust that represents Galileo Galilei, a work by the artist Dino De Ranieri A Carrara marble bust of Galileo Galilei, the “Observer of the skies”, […]
Life Beyond Tourism Editions now active!
by Life Beyond Tourism on 10 ottobre 2018 at 8:38
Life Beyond Tourism® has been producing cultural and scientific content since its foundation in 2008. The research of the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco® on the themes related to Life Beyond Tourism® is even older than that date and is well documented in the Foundation’s […]
ERASMUS+ Project S.U.R.E.
by Life Beyond Tourism on 9 ottobre 2018 at 12:42
On 28 September 2018 the working team of the international project Erasmus+ S.U.R.E. (Sustainable Urban Rehabilitation in Europe) met at the Faculty of Architecture of the Vilnius Gediminas Technical University. Continue reading >> […]
Life Beyond Tourism Movement presented in Russia
by Life Beyond Tourism on 9 ottobre 2018 at 9:58
The Foundation participated in the 2nd Annual Conference of the National Committee ICOMOS Russia and International Academic Symposium World Cultural Heritage in Russia: Challenges and Perspectives, in Velikiy Novgorod, 19-21 September 2018. Continue reading >> […]
Signature of the Life Beyond Tourism...
by Life Beyond Tourism on 28 settembre 2018 at 15:57
On September 26, 2018, at the Palazzo Coppini in Florence, the ceremony for signing the Life Beyond Tourism Memorandum of Understanding took place between the Polytechnic University of Volgograd and the Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation. Continue reading >> […]
E-learning for affiliate members online on...
by Life Beyond Tourism on 17 settembre 2018 at 15:16
Another step forward has been taken toward the development of the Certification for Dialogue among Cultures DTC-LBT 2018. The e-learning course, aiming at preparing companies and institutions to become self-certified Life Beyond Tourism members, is finally online on the e-learning platform […]
A Memorandum for the future of craftsmanship
by Life Beyond Tourism on 17 settembre 2018 at 8:59
On September 13, 2018, the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco and Confartigianato Firenze have signed a Memorandum of Collaboration to promote the visibility of the “Made in Florence” and the activity of the artisans. Continue reading >> […]
Life Beyond Tourism at IFRAO 2018
by Life Beyond Tourism on 31 agosto 2018 at 8:33
Life Beyond Tourism participated in the International Rock Art Congress Ifrao2018 (Darfo Boario Terme, Brescia, from 29 August to 2 September 2018) with its own information point, thanks to the invitation of Dr. Continue reading >> […]
International competition “Giuliacarla Cecchi...
by Stefania Macrì on 29 agosto 2018 at 13:59
Our affiliated company Atelier Giuliacarla Cecchi promotes the award Giuliacarla Cecchi, an international competition for young fashion designers specialized in woman clothing. The award has been created by Pola Cecchi, head of Atelier Giuliacarla Cecchi, to celebrate the spirit, style and skill in […]
Ekoe: working for a plastic-free world
by Life Beyond Tourism on 29 agosto 2018 at 9:36
News from our affiliates! The Life Beyond Tourism Movement is really proud to present you the activity of one of our newest affiliate members, the Italian company Ekoe. As you know, our world is filled with plastic; our sea, mountains and cities are all suffering because of it, and sometimes […]
HERITAGE as a BUILDER of PEACE: following the...
by Life Beyond Tourism on 30 luglio 2018 at 9:25
On July 2, 2018, the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco and the International Institute Life Beyond Tourism were guests of the 42nd World Heritage UNESCO Committee in Manama, Bahrain, with a side event on the Life beyond Tourism Movement that was shared by UNESCO. Continue reading >> […]
All about the 3rd Training for Trainers Life...
by Life Beyond Tourism on 24 luglio 2018 at 8:59
From 16 to 20 July, in Florence, the third edition of the intensive course Training for Trainers Life Beyond Tourism took place, conducted by the International Institute Life Beyond Tourism promoted by the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco® – Life Beyond Tourism®. Continue […]
Memorandum with University of Economics in Prague
by Life Beyond Tourism on 23 luglio 2018 at 14:32
Florence, 20th July 2018 – It is a great honour to inform the Members of our Movement that a memorandum has been signed between the University of Economics in Prague (UEP) and the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco® – Life Beyond Tourism® in Florence at the presence of the […]
Promoting biodiversity in Tuscany
by Life Beyond Tourism on 16 luglio 2018 at 15:58
News from our affiliates! The Bio organic holiday farm house “La Spiga D’Oro”, affiliate member of our Life Beyond Tourism Movement, has launched the campaign for “Adopting Biodiversity” on the indiegogo platform for crowdfunding. Continue reading >> […]
LBT Movement at the 42nd UNESCO WH Committee
by Life Beyond Tourism on 4 luglio 2018 at 8:34
Manama (Bahrein), July 2, 2018 – The side-event of the Fondazione Romualdo Del Bianco® in the 42nd World Heritage Committee of UNESCO was just concluded. The theme of the conference was “Life Beyond Tourism®:world heritage sites for dialogue among […]
Life Beyond Tourism wears pink!
by Life Beyond Tourism on 29 giugno 2018 at 13:47
Life Beyond Tourism wears pink! This week our website goes for a change of image and dresses up in pink, just like the city of Florence. It’s not about the latest fashion or a sudden passion for this color, but it is to show support to the Dragon Boat Festival, an initiative of […]
LBT Movement promotes the “Made in Italy”
by Life Beyond Tourism on 29 maggio 2018 at 15:08
LBT Movement promotes the “Made in Italy” at ICLAB (Intercultural Creativity Laboratory) in Florence “Made in Italy” is synonym of quality. In food & beverage, fashion or art, with italian products you can rest assured: they will not let you down. Continue […]