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 we are all in good health 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 March 11th 2020. Unfortunately, you will not be able to reach us by phone.

We keep working towards our goals by doing our best so as to develop and carry out our activities.

Danilo Dolci

The story of his civic, educational and political engagement since 1950s.

RECIPROCAL MAIEUTIC

The reciprocal maieutic approach is a popular dialectic methodology of research and self-analysis.

Projects

Collaborating with national and international organisations, CSC makes use of innovative methodologies aimed at empowering individuals and communities and improving their creative process.

Our network

CSC’s EU-wide informal network gathers our closest partners who share our mission, objectives and approaches.

Danilo Dolci

The story of his civic, educational and political engagement since 1950s.

RECIPROCAL MAIEUTIC

The reciprocal maieutic approach is a popular dialectic methodology of research and self-analysis.

Projects

Collaborating with national and international organisations, CSC makes use of innovative methodologies aimed at empowering individuals and communities and improving their creative process.

Our network

CSC’s EU-wide informal network gathers our closest partners who share our mission, objectives and approaches.

News

DROP’IN: Peer to Peer Training, teachers in action!

DROP’IN: Peer to Peer Training, teachers in action!

On 24th and 25th February 2020 in Palermo at the Istituto Superiore Duca Abruzzi, the teachers involved in the training in Dax conducted a peer to peer training, to let their colleagues know the non-formal education techniques present in the EDUC’ACTION.

AMW: final meeting and conference in Bifröst, Iceland

AMW: final meeting and conference in Bifröst, Iceland

In the beginning of February, on the 6th and 7th 2020, the final conference and meeting of the AMW project took place in Bifröst, Iceland. It was hosted by the coordinators of the project, Bifröst University. During the final meeting, the partners looked back at a fruitful collaboration and went through the final steps of the project. The project has lasted for 30 months and has been a success both for partners and participants who benefitted directly from the project and its results.

Events

CSC supports the Amnesty’s Human Chain for peace

Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo “Danilo Dolci” supports the event called The Dolomites Embrace Human Rights organised by associations Insieme si può, Amnesty International and Art for Amnesty in collaboration with the Municipality of Auronzo di Cadore (Belluno) and the Tourist Consortium “Tre Cime Dolomiti”. The event will take place on Sunday 13th September 2015 at 12 o’clock in the evocative landscape of the Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Dolomites.

Insights

Fahrenheit – Re-publishing Danilo Dolci’s works

Fahrenheit – Re-publishing Danilo Dolci’s works

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...

A poet of education – Danilo Dolci for Wikiradio on Radio 3

Pieces of Danilo Dolci’s interviews (1977 Swiss tv) and a report of Archivio Luce (taken from Danilo Dolci’s documentary “Memory and Utopia”, directed by Alberto Castiglione). Passages from the Radio Libera Partinico transmission, the first Italian illegal broadcaster...

Nonviolence and non violence

For some time, I try to pay attention to the word nonviolence in journalistic and academic writings.  In most cases, with the automatic translation software, that aren’t interested in Gandhi and Capitini’s works, the word is separated into two parts: non violence....

Resources

Unpublished conversations with Danilo Dolci

Unpublished conversations with Danilo Dolci

  “If only most of the individuals in the Western World were not so blind to see real greatness, Dolci would be even more famous than he actually is”. Erich Fromm In the volume "Conversazioni con Danilo Dolci" (Conversations with Danilo Dolci) – published by Mondadori...

Conversazioni con Danilo Dolci in bookstores again

  Mesogea editore, Messina 2013 When Giacinto Spagnoletti, well known literatus, went to Sicily in December 1975 to meet Danilo Dolci and his colleagues of the Centro Studi e Iniziative of Partinico, «he had not the exact idea of creating a book, but recording some...

Books

Unpublished conversations with Danilo Dolci

Unpublished conversations with Danilo Dolci

  “If only most of the individuals in the Western World were not so blind to see real greatness, Dolci would be even more famous than he actually is”. Erich Fromm In the volume "Conversazioni con Danilo Dolci" (Conversations with Danilo Dolci) – published by Mondadori...

Conversazioni con Danilo Dolci in bookstores again

  Mesogea editore, Messina 2013 When Giacinto Spagnoletti, well known literatus, went to Sicily in December 1975 to meet Danilo Dolci and his colleagues of the Centro Studi e Iniziative of Partinico, «he had not the exact idea of creating a book, but recording some...

DAPPERTUTTO è un progetto per il quartiere Kalsa rivolto alle famiglie e ai bambini per dare valore all'educazione partendo dalla socializzazione e dalla condivisione degli spazi del quartiere.

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Via Roma, 94 – 90133 Palermo
Tel: +39 091 617 7252
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