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Otranto Legality Exprience - OLE2011 Summer camp and forum‏

The application for the new edition of OLE - Otranto Legality Exprience 2011 is 

Apply now, cause places are limited! --- go to www.ole2011.orgWHAT IS OLE?
Otranto Legality Experience is a unique opportunity to investigate issues 
related to the relationship between organised crime and globalisation, through 
workshops, seminars and discussions held by Italian and international speakers.

Organised by FLARE Network, the event is held from 5th to 11th of September 
The goal is to develop and set a benchmark in Europe for the role of civil 
society in combating transnational organised crime.
The 2010 edition of the event was attended by more than 60 speakers and more 
than 200 members. Media partners of the event were Current TV Italy,, La Gazzetta del Mezzogiorno and Telenorba.
OLE is dedicated to the memory of Renata Fonte, killed by mafia on March 31, 
1984, and this year to the journalist Toni Fontana. The cultural coordintator of 
the event is Vittorio Agnoletto. 

OLE is made of two parts: the Summer Camp and the Forum. 
from 5th to 8th September
The summer camp is open to 200 participants. The aim is to examine and to 
attempt to identify what and how large the gray areas are in the workings of 
finance and economics and to suggest possible legal actions against people 
The four areas open for discussion and analysis at the 2011 event will be: 1) 
International organisations, 2) States, 3) Corporations 4) Civil society.
* Strategies to fight organised crime triggered by the European Union and 
international bodies: potential, constraints and proposals
* Legality and illegality in social relations, economic and financial relations 
between the European Union and the countries of North Africa with a focus on 
process migration and trafficking in human beings
* The business of energy between mafias, transnational corporations and states

From 9th to 11th September
The 2011 edition of the summer camp will follow a public forum open to all, with 
meetings, debates, cultural events on issues of globalisation, social justice 
and finance. Participants include highly qualified speakers from different 
regions of the world.
The title of the 2011 event is Illegal Economy, Mafias and Financial 
Globalisation, aimed at civil society, public administration and all 
stakeholders. The forum also provides an opportunity for visibility of civil 
society organisations, national and international presence through stands and 
Participation fee:- FLARE members: no participation fee
- FLARE21 members: 50 eur
- others: 250 eur