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The Witness of Dialogue Prize

A moral recognition

A moral recognition

The  Witness of Dialogue Prize is a moral recognition promoted with the patronage of the Secretariat of the Nobel  Peace Prize: it is awarded each year to people and / or organizations that have distinguished themselves in the promotion of dialogue between different cultures and religions. Among others, it was handed over to Lech Walesa.

It is organized with the support and collaboration of the "Castle of Felino" (Parma - www.castellodifelino.it): it is one of the most important structures dedicated to cultural events.
Witness Dialogue Prize 2014: Sabrina Talarico, President of GIST.

Edtion 2014

Edtion 2014

The award ceremony was held on May 15th 2014. The "Witness Dialogue Prize" was assigned to The  to G.I.S.T. - Italian Tourism Press Group - "the most important and authoritative association of journalists - as the official motivation states - that deal with tourism and share the commitment to promote different countries, peoples and cultures without any prejudice".
Sabrina Talarico, President of GIST, has withdrawn the parchment and the Golden Fleece (Toson d'oro), symbol of the Prize, in the splendid setting of the Castle of Felino (Parma) in the presence of authorities and personalities from the world of culture and journalism, including the Director of the TGCom 24 Alessandro Banfi.
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The winner is awarded with the "Golden Fleece", a gilded bronze bas-relief medallion, realized ​​by the artist Giovanna Barozzi.

It  is a free interpretation of the high honor that Philip III of Burgundy established in 1430:
for a long time, one of the most prestigious in the world.
The image take the appearance of the mythical golden fleece, stolen by the Argonauts in Colchis and symbolizing their pursuit of spirit's greatness.