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Open Cultural Center (OCC)

We are a non-profit organisation active in Spain and Greece. Together with our community of volunteers, we work to support the inclusion of people with a migration background. All our work is carried out in close collaboration with our local and international partners.

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Lebanon in the midst of crises – A country full of refugees and NGOs

In collaboration SalamLADC , an NGO in Northern Lebanon, we discuss the situation in the country and the preparation an NGO has to do for potential war.

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Our projects in Spain

In Spain, OCC’s work primarily takes place in Barcelona, home to our three main programs: MigraCode, CodeWomen, and the Language Lab. We also operate in Moianès region, where we implement Youth 4 All.

OCC Spain

Our projects in Greece

In Greece, OCC is located in Polykastro, near the Greek-Macedonian border and 4km from the Nea Kavala refugee camp. We offer a variety of programs to support camp residents, such as a bus service, a kindergarten, a Women's Space, and classes for children and adults.

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Discover our book ‘My Friend!’

Created in the refugee camp of Cherso (Greece). With the words and drawings by children in the refugee camp, the book explains the journey of refugees to arrive in Greece.

My Friend

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