Solidarity and Charity

Salvatore Cimmino with with the Governor Julien Paluku Kahongya

Solidarity and Charity are not synonyms for alms. That is a misunderstanding we live into, since a long time. Those terms express in facts Love and Justice. Solidarity and Charity mean courage of revealing overwhelming and represent the will of committing ourselves to do good, because all of us are responsible for the collective good.

I am to leave to Goma, capital city of North Kivu, which lies at the foot of the giant volcano Nyiragongo, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. There, communities are destroyed and values evanish, because of violence of a several years lasting tribal war. Villages are attacked and raided, then nobody is on . . . →Continue reading

Without education, the best laws are useless.

September 18, 2014 – Porto Taverna Beach, Loiri Porto San Paolo

People with disabilities should be able to have their say, to contribute in shaping the civil society and to participate in decisions that affect the political, public and social life, in order to improve the conditions e principles of solidarity.

September 19, 2014 – Golfo Aranci, Salvatore Cimmino con Mario Mulas, Gennaro Marco del Giudice, Maurizio Bagliani, Mario Romor

I think the tool to achieve the goal is the School, which is a good teacher of life at every levels. It is therefore important that integration started from it.

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The Final Leg, The movie

The extraordinary footage of the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim alternate to my speech at the United Nations

Manhattan Island Marathon Swim, the final leg

June 28th, 2014 – New York, Battery Park. Salvatore Cimmino between Filippo Tassara and Michael Lenton

I would like to express my deep gratitude to all the people that have been close to me with their affect and support during these years.

June 28th, 2014 – New York, Battery Park. Punching, assignment of the number of race: 6

I would also express my thanks to all those that shared and, I am sure, will continue to share my battle: for a world without barriers and borders.

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Video Presented at the Conference: SPORTS FOR INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT AND EMPOWEREMENT FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES