12 May May 2015 2100 4 years ago

Discover the Participants of Civil Society Pavilion

Projects and activities about volunteering, artcrafts, prevention, nutrition, wellness

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Not only cultural and artistic initiatives. In Cascina Triulza there are also many participants presenting their activities on the themes of Expo 2015, "Feeding the planet, energy for life"


  • The Agedo ( Association of parents with homosexual sons and daughters) was founded 20 years ago in Milan as an association of mutual support by parents with gay sons and daughters. With the project "Word in The cage" we want to free the words from the stereotypes and inappropriate meanings which make them inaccessible to the minorities.
  • Date: 11/05/15 - 17/05/15 First Floor
  • Word in the cage

Anteas Lombardia Onlus

  • Anteas Lombardia is one of the regional divisions of ANTEAS, the association promoted by Cisl Seniors’ Union (FNP) in 1996. It deals with health prevention and protection services, helping lonely or sick people, transport for disabled and older people, entertainment in care and nursing homes, home care, community centres, cultural and leisure activities, improving of public green spaces, voluntary work in museums and libraries.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor


  • “Earth…Heart…Art” is dedicated to the love for art, handicraft and local territory. An installation inside the expositive area will give to two young ambassadors the opportunity to accompany the visitors in a journey in time, memories and flavors
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor

Azione contro la Fame

  • Azione contro la Fame is part of an international humanitarian organization committed to ending world hunger: ACF International. Recognized leader in the fight against malnutrition, every day, ACF works to save the lives of malnourished children while providing communities with sustainable access to safe water and long-term solutions to hunger.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • Against Hunger, we need action! Our action, your action!

BCC - Banche di credito cooperativo

  • Federcasse (the National Association of Rural Banks and BCC), the Iccrea Group and Confcooperative present and tell over the six-month Expo, also with the help of multimedia, the essence of cooperation, credit and beyond. With an eye to the main theme of the world exposition. The Italian Banche di Credito Cooperativo (BCC) are a grassroots banking network established throughout Italy. With 370 co-operative mutual banks and about 4,500 branches (over 14% of the industry), they are closely interwoven in the social fabric and involve a considerable amount of human resources (1.200,000 members, 4,000 directors, freely elected by the members; 37,000 employees).
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • www.creditocooperativo.it

CESVI – Alliance 2015

  • Cesvi is a secular and independent NGO established in Bergamo in 1985. Cesvi works in all continents to face humanitarian crisis and to restore the civil society after wars and natural calamities. Cesvi turns emergency relief into an occasion to build up medium and long-term projects able to promote the self-development of local communities.
  • Date: 18/05/15 - 24/05/15 First Floor
  • Food Right Now


  • Cittadinanzattiva (Active citizenship) is an Italian non-profit organization founded in 1978. It is independent from political parties, trade unions, private companies and public institutions. It is recognized as a consumer organization since 2000.
  • Date: 11/05/15 - 17/05/15 First Floor
  • “Let’s put the mouth on it”


  • Confcooperative is the leading association representing cooperatives in Italy, with 20,000 companies employing 550,000 people. Federlavoro e Servizi brings its cooperatives to EXPO Milano 2015 to show how their business model, in city services, will help to improve the quality of life of citizens.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • www.confcooperative.it

Flaei Federazione Lavoratori Aziende elettriche italiane

  • FLAEI (Federation of Itallian Workers of Electrical Enterprises) was born in 1949 to aggregate the electric branch of the Christian workers union and constitute, together with all other categories, the one that has become the largest Confederation CISL. It presents the project to exploit the potential energy of existing hydroelectric plants, not fully used at certain times in the night, to raise the temperature of the water used for boiling food and achieve a lower consumption of wood fuel in Burundi.
  • First Floor​ 11/05/15 -17/05/15
  • www.flaei.org

Fondazione Mondiale Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi Sahaja Yoga

  • Sahaja yoga is a meditation method developed by Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi in India starting from 1970 and now practised in more than 90 countries. It is a holistic approach to well being and aims to help people achieve their full potential through the awakening, knowledge and use of the Inner Life Energy that resides within each of us.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 10/05/2015 First Floor
  • Feel Your Spirit, Grow Within

Gruppo Ospedaliero San Donato (GSD) Foundation

  • The GSD Foundation is an organization without any economic purpose whom intend to promote research, studies and cultural exchanges in the sector of Biomedical sciences and Healthcare system.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/05/2015 First Floor
  • The Hospital of the future

La libreria che non c’è

  • Born in 1998 thanks to a group of old friends, motivated by the conviction that the cultural activity of the previous space ATALA Library should not be dispersed. The program is structured according to some liness, including the intention of creating a center for childhood/adolescence and attention to the environment.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • Talent4Rise

LILT Lega Italiana per la Lotta contro i Tumori

  • Lega Italiana per la Lotta contro i Tumori (LILT) is an Italian public organization dedicated to the cause of fighting tumors, over the entire national territory, under the direction of the President of the Republic of Italy and the control of the Italian Ministry of Health. “Feed the change. Change the way to feed” is a project that promotes healthy eating and good habits amongst immigrants in Milan and District area.
  • Date: 01/05/15 - 17/05/15 First Floor
  • Feed the change. Change the way to feed

Lions Club International

  • Lions are known for the struggle to the blindness,all over the world, "Lions4expo wants to involve the visitors in the activities that the association conducts in the communities of the Countries in which it is present. The project has consisted in a series of kitchen traditional workshop with nutrizionists, cooks and cultural mediators.
  • Date 1/05/15 - 31/10/15 First floor
  • http://www.lions.it
  • Date: 01/05/15 - 31/10/15 Ground Floor
  • Lions4Expo

PLEF - Planet Life Economy Foundation

  • PLEF deals to apply the principles of sustainability including them in the management of enterprise, giving importance to the real expectations of the citizens / consumers (quality of life, emotion, pleasure, fun). The Organization promotes the creation of a new model that can create "true" value (economic, social, environmental, human) and employment, overcoming the antithetical theories between "Growth" and " De-growth".
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • The found sense

Regione Umbria

  • The Region Umbria jointly with Psiquadro and the British Council launched the FameLab Italy competition for the first time in 2012. Since then the Region Umbria has been supporting the event as a strategic tool to promote young researchers active in Umbria within Universities and research Institutions. Moreover Umbria hosts both the regional heat of the competition in Perugia and the FameLab masterclass that aims at training young sceintists to better communicate their research to the citizens.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 – 31/10/2015 Ground Floor
  • Umbria, the green heart of Cascina Triulza

Rishilpi International Onlus

  • Rishilpi international creates Job opportunities for hundreds of poor artisans, most of whom are women. The District of Satkhira where Rishilpi operates is one of the areas more exposed to the risk of poverty in Bangladesh, a cause of the very few job opportunities.
  • Date: 1/05/2015 - 10/05/2015 First Floor
  • Handicrafts in Bangladesh

WAME - World Access to Modern Energy

  • WAME (World Access to Modern Energy ) is an association aiming to raise public awareness of the access to modern energy in developing countries . WAME promotes knowledge and appreciation of good practices represented by many projects, bringing access to energy where missing. This underlines the global nature of the problem and the commitment to tackle it. The exhibition offers a simple message, complete and rigorous as much as possible on the problem, through videos and stories that offer many opportunities of deepening.
  • Date: 11/05/2015 – 05/07/2015
  • The access to energy