Fourth Social Inclusion Lab (SOIL) Workshop

The 4th Social Inclusion Lab took place in Mardin-Turkey on 24-25th February ABOUT  “SOIL”  PROJECT…
Published on Feb. 24, 2022


This Social Inclusion Lab Project (SOIL) is  funded by the Swedish Institute– Creative Force Program. The project partnership are

The project aims at Reducing Inequalities, Empowering European Cultural Centers to Improve their work with Social Inclusion & Contributing to relevant Sustainable Development Goals.
SOIL lab is composed of 2 parts; a closed workshop for the project partners and an open workshop for the Turkish arts and cultural sector, the civil society organisations and artists from under-represented groups.

The goals of the Fourth Lab that took place on Feb 24-25th

  • Provide a theoretical background on social inclusion
  • Sustainable development goals (SDGs) for Cultural organisations and Civil society
  • Facilitate a discussion between artists and organisations to explore the main challenges faced by organizations and artists working on issues of inclusion and sustainability.


  • Artists belonging to one of the vulnerable groups such as; persons with disabilities, persons belonging to an ethnic minority or LGBTQ community.
  • Organisations looking to be more inclusive and sustainable
  • Policy makers responsible for developing cultural policies and plans
  • Public sector representatives working with vulnerable groups
  • Cultural organisations in general



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