The Centre for Creative Development “Danilo Dolci” is a non-profit association involving young people and adults, which mainly acts through projects in the educational field carried out in cooperation with schools, universities, institutions, associations and social groups both at local and international level.
We would like to inform you that CSC staff keeps working from home.
CSC office is closed in compliance with the provisions set forth in the Decree of the Presidency of the Council of Ministers of November 3rd 2020. However, you can still reach us by sending an email at email@example.com
We keep working towards our goals by doing our best so as to develop and carry out our activities.
Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo “Danilo Dolci” is looking for young people who are between 13 to 30 years old for our project LEAP – Learning to Participate! If you live in Austria, Croatia, Germany or Italy, we would like to invite you to participate in a small survey, which will take around 5 to 10 minutes.
Discover social and therapeutic horticulture to improve the life of adults with intellectual disabilities
On the 20th and 21st of October, the first results of our METURA research activities have been presented during a training activity involving experts from European non-profit organizations together with social workers and social services representatives in the mental disability sector.
The main aim of the report is to illustrate the various phases of the training course carried out in the online format due to the health emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
On the 30th January 2020 the final event of AMW – Advancing Migrant Women, a project aimed at improving the occupational and entrepreneurial skills of migrant women, took place at ARCI Porco Rosso, in Palermo.
On Friday, December 6, 2019, we participated in Rome, at “Spazio Europa”, the seat of the European Parliament in Italy, at the International Conference on “The integration processes of young people of foreign origin and the reform of citizenship”.
We invites you to participate to the event organized by Arte Migrante on Friday 24th March 2017. We will be there with READ!
Celebrating World Poetry Day with one of our favourite Danilo Dolci’s poems from “Poema umano”.
Voices from Partinico to illustrate the problems of the victims of the earthquake … Two of Danilo Dolci collaborators, Franco Alasia and Pino Lombardo, barricaded themselves into Centro Studi e Iniziative premises; they have a quite powerful radio with which they...
Is it useful nowadays to read or re-read Danilo Dolci’s works? Why do people feel the need to get inspired by his non-violent philosophy and actions? Loredana Lipperini has talked about it with Giuseppe Barone and Giuseppe Dicevi during Radio3 RAI...
On March 3rd 2014 Radio Tre RAI has devoted its programme MemoRadio to collaborative didactics by comparing three different ways of being an educator and therefore remembering Danilo Dolci, Alberto Manzi and Don Lorenzo Milani. In the following extract you can...
Since his arrival in Sicily in 1952 and until his death in 1997, Danilo Dolci had been carrying out in Sicily his educational approach based on non-violent practices, such as fasting, public denunciations against mafia and patronage system, “strikes in reverse”,...
Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo Danilo Dolci
Via Roma, 94 – 90133 Palermo
Tel: +39 091 617 7252
Fax: +39 091 748 2048