BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE ORGANISATION
The "Peaceful Parallel" Association is based on equal and human rights, justice and tolerance, intercultural and interreligious dialogue, diversity and transparency, equal of access os the services, of treatment and gender. It also develops projects and actions that facilitate the installation and integration of asylum seekers and refugees in social, civic, political, cultural and gastronomic, recreational and sports life in Coimbra, Portugal through courses and modules of training, action, events and festivals, education (formal, non-formal and informal); stimulates recognition and enhances and knowledge, qualifications and skills.
The main objective of the Association "PEACEFUL PARALLEL" is to create the necessary conditions for resettlement and reception, social and socio-professional integration for Migrants, Asylum Seekers and Refugees; contributing to their physical, psychological, social and cognitive integrity in order to provide them with a decent standard of living and conditions comparable to national citizens, so that they can resume a normal, sustainable and independent way of life among many other objectives. The Association encourages the proactive and entrepreneurial spirit, promotes the essential elements for integration and inclusion: employment, knowledge of the language and culture of the host society, education, equal access to goods and services, as well as participation in civic and political rights of asylum seekers and refugees.
HOW THE ORGANISATION WILL CONTRIBUTE TO THE DISSEMINATION AND EXPLOITATION OF THE PROJECT RESULTS
Peaceful Parallel will support the project by participating in the discussion and dissemination of all the project results through our social and communication channels.
In short, the project "TOGETHER" represents a valuable opportunity for exchange of knowledge and best practices with public and private organizations at national and international level.