Eric Corijn on 10 years of integration in Brussels

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Mon, 09/12/2013 - 13:58

2014 will mark the 10 years anniversary for bon. We asked Eric Corijn, Brussels specialist and professor emeritus in social and cultural geography at the VUB, what to take from 10 years of integration in Brussels and what to expect for the next 10 years.

2014 planning

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Mon, 09/12/2013 - 12:04

At 8 different times, bon will start up several social orientation courses in different languages in 2014.

Pictures New in town!

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Mon, 09/12/2013 - 12:01

You can view some pictures here.

Duo for a job: Azal en Serge

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Mon, 09/12/2013 - 11:32

Bekijk hier een mooi filmpje (5 min.) over het duo Azal en Serge.

Story: Omid Akbari

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Mon, 09/12/2013 - 11:21

Omid: the eternal optimist with the incredible smile. In 2010, this Afghan young man left Iran and came to Belgium. Through music, poetry and volunteering, he shows he is much more than just someone with or without documents.

New in Town at La Tentation on 15/11

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Mon, 04/11/2013 - 11:04

On Friday 15 November 2013, bon and Globe Aroma are throwing a party at La Tentation, starting at 18h30. Performances will start at 20h and the DJ will kick-off at 22h. Encounters are the central idea of the party: encounters between integrators, new comers and their fellow citizens. Everybody is welcome and admission is free.

Watch our animation movie

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Thu, 17/10/2013 - 10:59

bon launched a brand new animation movie. The question we wanted to answer: what does bon do? The result? An animation movie with neutral characters, accessible for a wide audience. You can watch it here.

Interview with Loredana Marchi about the future of regional integration in Brussels

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Wed, 16/10/2013 - 16:20

In the last newsletter, we published an interview with Eric De Jonge about the future of integration in Brussels. In our next newsletters, we’ll continue with more interviews. The first one, which you can read here, is an interview with director of Foyer Loredana Marchi, on the future of regional integration in Brussels.

Rafa starts to run

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Wed, 16/10/2013 - 15:51

Get inspired by Rafa, one of the participants of the running club Les Gazelles De Bruxelles! On the 6th of October, she ran the Ladies Run on the Brussels Marathon. “Try and see. If you enjoy it, you won’t stop: you’ll like it forever!”

Story: Roseline Ezea

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Wed, 16/10/2013 - 15:30

Roseline Ezea followed the integration programme at bon eight years ago: “It was the start of my life here.” Her former teacher social orientation invited her for a talk on her work at Familiehulp and volunteering work in Nigeria.