We stand in solidarity with the people of Ukraine and all the Russian citizens opposing Putin’s war. We strongly condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Our thoughts are with our friends and colleagues there.




In cooperation with the Armãn Pen Centre the Convivenza Foundation is organizing the Second Belgrade Armãn Conference, from October 12 to 14 2022, at the Belgrade City Library in Belgrade, Serbia.


Annual Report 2021

The annual report 2021 has been published.



Lecture given by Ambassador Baron Dr. Johann Swinnen about «The Rwandan genocide, 25 years later: what we do know and what we still do not know».

In collaboration with the Alliance Française de Berne.

Held on November 24 2021, at the Schulwarte Bern.



Convivenza organized a seminar for small, autochthonous peoples without their own state from October 21 to 23 2021 in Müstair, Canton of Grisons, Switzerland.

The seminar was held under the patronage of the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities of the Council of Europe as well as co-sponsored by the Swiss Federal Government and the Cantonal Government of Grisons.

Seminar summary

Müstair Delcaration


Radio Report 

"Inscunter da minoritads en Val Müstair" 

Radio report by Romedi Arquint on the seminar for small, autochthonous peoples without their own state, RTR, 25 October 2021




In collaboration with EURAC Research based in Bozen/Bolzano (It) the Convivenza Foundation is conducting a survey with over 20 small peoples without their own state in Europe. The  goal of the study is a general assessment of the situation of the minorities and should identify proven strategies for preserving linguistic and cultural identity as well as point out deficits and urgent needs that are essential for survival. The questionnaires have been evaluated. The evaluation can be downloaded here: 

Evaluation Survey




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