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Applications open for CCP Synergy 2023

The CrossCulture Programme Synergy supports civil society organisations from Germany and 45 CCP partner countries to collaborate and network in cross-cultural tandems. Until 15 March, tandems consisting of two organisations can apply for the funding in 2023.

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09. Feb

Mapping the Air

Exhibition openingifa Gallery BerlinBerlin

Climate justice, decolonisation and the role of cultural relations: Digital talk

What are the trends and main positions in the debates around climate justice and loss and damage? How are climate change, climate justice, and decolonisation intertwined and where are they at odds? These are just some of the topics discussed at the most recent edition of Totally Glocally.

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"I felt despair, but also great courage"

The former judge at the German Federal Constitutional Court, Udo Di Fabio, participated in the lecture programme and travelled to Turkey to speak with journalists about the situation regarding freedom of expression there. In this interview, he shares his personal impressions.

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Call for Applications: Artists at Risk

The Martin Roth-Initiative's (MRI) funding enables cultural and civil society institutions (host organizations) to temporarily host artists and cultural actors at risk, pay them a stipend, and enable them to continue their work in a safe context. MRI is now accepting project applications for the temporary relocation of artists and cultural actors at risk in programme line 1 (temporary relocation in Germany). Earliest starting date: July 2023.

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"We need a culture of less"

For half a century, activist and author Vandana Shiva has been criticising the excesses of the global economy and arguing for a simple life. A conversation about false abundance and the necessity of downsizing.

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Focus Ukraine

The war in Europe is not only causing unspeakable pain and destruction, it is also tearing apart cultural networks that have been forged with great effort. This is why ifa is committed to continue the dialogue between German and Eastern European arists and to support Ukrainain artists that have fled their own country through various projects and initiatives.

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16. Feb

In the Skeleton of the Stars

Exhibition openingifa Gallery StuttgartStuttgart
Screenshot of a digital artwork, in the picture a pink sqaure space is depicted. In the middle it contains some kind of sculpture consisting of blue, long elements that are intertwined.
16. Jan2023-12. Mar2023

Who is Janina Węgrzynowska?

ExhibitionGaleria StudioWarschau
27. Jan2023-11. Mar2023

The Event of a Thread

ExhibitionCentral TunisTunis

About ifa

ifa – Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen promotes a peaceful and enriching coexistence between people and cultures worldwide. ifa supports artistic and cultural exchange in exhibition, dialogue and conference programmes, and it acts as a centre of excellence for international cultural relations. It is part of a global network and relies on sustainable, long-term partnerships. ifa is supported by the Federal Foreign Office of the Federal Republic of Germany, the state of Baden-Württemberg and its capital Stuttgart.

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