- Go to main content [shortcut key S], by skipping site tools, language selector, navigation path and navigation menu
- Go to navigation menu, by skipping site tools, language selector and navigation path
- Go to navigation path, by skipping site tools and language selector
- Go to language selector, by skipping site tools
- Go to site tools
Without Borders Pedagogical Kit - Receiving and Integrating Immigrants in Rural Areas
Terras Dentro - Associação para o Desenvolvimento Integrado
-The arrival of a large number of foreigners (mostly from Eastern Europe) in Portugal in general and in the Alentejo region in particular, without there being any support and welcoming mechanisms. -Lack of knowledge of the Portuguese language, an essential part of integration for these foreigners. -Difficulties faced by foreigners as a result of the integration processes.
Portuguese language for foreigners training. Cultural exchanges between immigrants and native populations. Offices serving immigrants and native populations in order to respond to or give referrals regarding related questions. Awareness among technicians and entrepreneurs from institutions and the community in general regarding immigration and interculturality Mediation of conflict or barrier situations. Responses to the needs identified above: mutually provide information regarding cultural differences; provide information regarding procedures necessary for legalisation and integration of immigrants; promote interaction and intercultural dialogue; help overcome the first difficulty encountered by immigrants, namely language. Rural areas that are aging and isolated have much to gain from the arrival of new residents that encourage structured and integrated reception.
Without Borders Kit - Pedagogical Kit for Interculturality