How hard it is to be European
Jul12

How hard it is to be European

Today we are sharing this text, written by one of our contributors, also available at the following link on the Centoidee blog. The text aims to discover how the current socio-political situation is experienced by a young European, amidst anxieties and fears but also a little hope…

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Christmas in different European countries
Jan17

Christmas in different European countries

At Meeting Halfway, we’re very curious about how people celebrate Christmas around Europe and decided to ask our collaborators about it. Are you curious too?

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Christmas baking ideas: German recipes to get you into the festive spirit
Dec21

Christmas baking ideas: German recipes to get you into the festive spirit

Christmas is just around the corner and, of course, there’s a lot of baking going on. I would like to take this opportunity to give you four of my favourite recipes.

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Mandorlato from Veneto: an authentic Italian dessert
Dec17

Mandorlato from Veneto: an authentic Italian dessert

An irresistible dessert to add to your bucket list!

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Colonial Europe’s Legacy – amidst uncertainty and instability, what does it mean to be Indian?
Nov09

Colonial Europe’s Legacy – amidst uncertainty and instability, what does it mean to be Indian?

The history of modern India is closely related to the colonial period, with Great Britain governing the country from 1858 until India’s independence in 1947. There were also other territories that were interested in regaining power from the British, such as Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Burma. Unfortunately, throughout history, many countries that have been subjected to foreign intervention and subsequent decolonisation have also experienced periods of violence, and sometimes even genocide.

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Two languages, two statues, two stories…
Sep20

Two languages, two statues, two stories…

Let’s discover one of Northern’s Italy’s little known secrets: a region that is neither Italian nor Austrian… Or maybe it is a little bit of both.

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Meeting Halfway, Europe at the Click of a Button
Aug25

Meeting Halfway, Europe at the Click of a Button

Last July, our contributor Milena Parotti was interviewed by Giulia Calvi, one of the editors and contributors of The Password, a newspaper managed by student volunteers at the University of Turin.

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Our Summer 2021
Jul20

Our Summer 2021

How are young people living this summer in various parts of Europe? We interviewed some of our collaborators to find out…

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Primary financier of the Rwandan genocide arrested
May26

Primary financier of the Rwandan genocide arrested

Félicien Kabuga was arrested on May 16th, 2020. During the ‘90s he spread hatred and funded violent actions against the Tutsi minority.

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Borgen: Rejection or Confirmation of Female Leadership Stereotypes?
May10

Borgen: Rejection or Confirmation of Female Leadership Stereotypes?

The Danish TV series “Borgen” (2010) narrates the fictional story of Birgitte Nyborg, the first female Danish prime minister in the series’ universe. Borgen offers a new perspective on stereotypical female and male leadership styles. How? Let us look at the first two episodes of the series, when Nyborg wins the elections and forms a coalition government.

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