Gariwo: the gardens of the Righteous

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Srebrenica - for Memory

27 August–1 September 2007, International Week of Dialogue dedicated to remembering will take place in Srebrenica.


Testimony of the Righteous in the World - Seminar in Padua, Italy

29 November 2001, Padua University: Testimony and debate. Jovan Divjak and Ayse Nur Zarakolu receive the "Padova per i Giusti" and the "Giusti per gli Armeni" awards


Good People in an Evil Time - Milan, Italy, 2 May 2001

Svetlana Broz, a grandchild of Yosip Broz Tito, talks about her book "Good People in an Evil Time" with Nicole Janigro, Gabriele Nissim and Massimo Parizzi.
9pm, Libreria Tikkun, Via Montevideo, 0289420435


There is Always an Option to say "Yes" or "No" - The Righteous Against the Genocides of Armenians and Jews

International Conference in Padua, Italy from 30 November – 1 December 2000 at 
Padua University, Sala dei Giganti.


Cultural dialogue with the world

Visions and awareness

Gariwo, the Garden of the Righteous, has been working on the concept of the Righteous for many years, with the goal of spreading the awareness of the importance of exemplary figures, those who show how to build a future of peaceful coexistence. This is important especially for the young people, who look for reference points to which they can relate the fundamental choices of life.
In recent years the interest towards the Righteous has greatly increased and this paradigm of moral resistance is essential for the development of collective consciousness on major ethical issues of our time.
We believe that the involvemnet of youth, the school operators, the academic, intellectual, artistic, media and public  and private institutionsm is crucial to maintain and strengthen the cultural orientation, which takes this direction.

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