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The digitization of the Statutes of the Christian Democrats published between 1945 and 1992 was completed

An important tool to better understand the history of the Dc

Digital Library – Giving memory a future

The new project of the ARCI Servizio Civile of Rome to enhance the archival and bibliographic heritage of the Institute

The future of Europe from crisis to relaunch

The new interview with Patrizia Toia for the format "Global Challenges: a glance to the future

The work of inventorying of the Luigi Sturzo fund relating to the years 1946 – 1959 continues

Completed the filing of 78 series, for a total of 151 boxes, 743 files and 42,072 documents

The digitization of La 𝘋𝘪𝘴𝘤𝘶𝘴𝘴𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘦, a magazine founded by De Gasperi in 1953, has been completed

The weekly information on Christian Democracy activities will soon be ONLINE

Memory, cultural heritages, Europe

An European initiative on culture aimed at a group of civil service volunteers

Luigi Sturzo Institute – Summer closing

Luigi Sturzo Institute will be closed from August 2nd to 31st 2021.

Giulio Andreotti Archive: when the story is told through caricatures

There are 3838 images collected between 1948 and 2004, now inventoried and digitized.

“Dal cattolicesimo democratico al nuovo popolarismo” by Lino Prenna

An original volume on the theme of popularism that goes back to the philosophical and theological roots of democratic Catholicism

Started the II edition of webinar between history and actuality of the Institute

A series of debates that intertwine history and contemporaneity

“White shelf “: a collection of books for the “Il Maggio dei Libri”

A bibliographic reconstruction that goes from the dissolution of the Christian Democrats to the present

Rethinking the EU: the debate launched by the Conference on the Future of Europe

The new interview with Francesco Tufarelli for Global Challenges

The Historical Archive continues the work on the Luigi Sturzo Fund in the years after returning from exile

Other 2000 inventoried files for a total of 68 new series now available for research

April 25th: Liberation Day

The reflection of Nicola Antonetti

The pandemic as an opportunity to rethink our society

The new interview for the Global Challenges format with Matteo Truffelli, President of Azione Cattolica Italiana

ℂℝ𝔼𝔸𝕋𝕀𝕍𝕀𝕋𝕐: the Institute’s new European project on key competences

An initiative funded by the 𝗘𝗿𝗮𝘀𝗺𝘂𝘀+ Program

The new Pact on Migration and Asylum – How can we succeed?

The Institute's new project to promote a pan-European dialogue between experts and political representatives

Online the final results of “No more wars” project funded by Lazio Region POR FESR 2014 – 2020

An experimental model of cultural enhancement for the territorial network

The Conference on the Future of Europe

An important opportunity to listen and dialogue with European citizens

European and international politics in the papers of the Giulio Andreotti Archive

A new project launched thanks to the agreement signed with ICAR - Central Institute for Archives

Reflections of history and current events

A new series of debates to reflect on historical events with a look at current events

The cataloging of the Mario Rossini Fund among the founders of the “Cinque Lune” editions of the DC is underway

The project was funded by the MIBAC Directorate General for Book Heritage and Cultural Institutes.

The Historical Archive processes 15 archival collections

A large project carried out with the contribution of the General Directorate of the Archives

New Digital Stories for the european project Certify

Useful suggestions for the enhancement of soft skills in the workplace

Giulio Andreotti Archive and the Italian oil problem

A new research launched with the University of Rome La Sapienza - Department for Economy, Territory and Finance

“Andreotti. Diario Privato”: an original story about the political and private life of the Christian Democrat senator

The documentary produced by the LaPresse press agency, broadcast on Discovery Italia

The new digital stories of the european Certifty project now online

16 trainees from 6 EU countries took part in the second training workshop

Online the 2020 Call of the Civil Service for the enhancement of cultural heritage projects

Deadline February 15th, 2021 at 2.00 pm

Online the round table “Luigi Sturzo and the democracy in US”

On the occasion of the 102 of the Appeal "A tutti gli uomini Liberi e Forti"

Global challenges: a glance to the future

The new format of the Institute to explore current issues

Opening to the public of the Archives and Library of Luigi Sturzo Institute

From December 9th, 2020, access to our study rooms is allowed. ONLY WITH RESERVATION!

The “Permanent Italo-Argentine Seminar on Applied Politics” program is underway

A comparison on democratic and political experiences in Latin America and Europe

New Call for paper Civitas Accademy

Application deadline January, 29th 2021

Certify Project: online the results of the research on the recruitment system in the cultural and creative sector

A survey carried out in the 6 partner countries of the project

Book published “Riflessioni sul futuro dell’Europa. Un dialogo generazionale per rilanciare l’UE”

20 reflections for the promotion of an informed debate on the fate of Europe

Historical Archive and Library closed to the public

In compliance with the Prime Ministerial Decree of November 3th, 2020

Inventories of the Historical Archive of Luigi Sturzo Institute are online

61 inventories in full version available for consultation

New research on papers from the Giulio Andreotti Archive is underway

The reorganization and inventory work started thanks to collaborations with universities and research institutes continues.

Gino Germani Library: a precious tool for interpreting the cultural context between the 1930s and 1970s

The works of cataloging the collection have been restarted thanks to the contribution of the Lazio Region

Catholic and political Church in Italy 150 years after the Porta Pia breach

Online the video of the Conference

Published the book “Da Versailles (1919) a Berlino (1989)”, by Nicola Antonetti and Paolo Pombeni

An important reflection on the long history of Europe in the so-called short century

Registration for the Master on Anti-Money Laundering and Compliance Systems is open

An innovative course for anti-money laundering, anti-corruption and privacy training

Emilio Colombo’s private papers at the Historical Archives of the European Union in Florence

The temporary transfer for the inventory and digitization of the fund

Opening to the public of the Archives and Library of Luigi Sturzo Institute

From September 14th, 2020, upon reservation, access to our study rooms is allowed

Discorsi sul “Popolo”

The new book on the theme of popularism and populism by Nicola Antonetti

Solferino Editore publishes “The secret diaries – Giulio Andreotti”

A testimony from 1979 to 1989 on a crucial period not only in our country

On line the web conference “What future for Europe?” with the Minister for European Affairs Vincenzo Amendola

Final event of the project "A generational comparison to revive Europe" carried out in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation

June 2nd, 1946

A new digital path on the institutional referendum and on the election day of June 2nd

Services opening for users of Institute’s Archive and Library

From May 18th, 2020 by request and remote delivery

Published the bibliographic catalog of Miscellanies collections of Luigi Sturzo

The inventory of 2000 publications including extracts, monographs, small treatises, brochures and reports

Expanding the Art Bonus to restart the culture system

The Press Release of the Association of Italian Cultural Institutions -AICI

#laculturanonsiferma: a cultural offer accessible from home

The Institute adheres to the Mibact initiative to make multiple cultural contributions available online

Online the Certify Project website

An initiative for testing innovative digital tools for professional in the cultural sector

Project “No more wars” Atelier “Memory gate: La porta della memoria”, Cassino

The multimedia project of the Institute - co-financed by the European Union Fesr Lazio 2014-2020 - for the enhancement of places and memories of the Cassino area is still ongoing

Covid Emergency-19, closure of Luigi Sturzo Institute

Closed to the public until May 18th, 2020

News from Archive and Library

Study rooms closed until March 15, 2020

Project “Contro le Malebestie”

Started the III edition of the course on legality conceived together with the Luigi Sturzo International Study Center - CISS

Maria Luisa Trebiliani Library

Completed the cataloging of the private library of the expert scholar of Italian Risorgimento

Memorial Day

From our library a postcard created by G. Guareschi to cheer up the gray days of captivity

The state of nutrition in Italy: the report of the UN expert Hilal Elver at Palazzo Baldassini

Press Conference, January 31st, 2020 at 11.30 a.m.

Civitas Academy

Interdisciplinary perspectives on the history of Christian-Democracy and its sources.

Christmas Holidays

Luigi Sturzo Institute will be closed from December, 23th 2019 to January, 3th 2020

Emilio Colombo private archive

Signed a cooperation agreement between Luigi Sturzo Insitute and HAEU concerning the inventorying and digitisation

Andreotti and Gheddafi. Letters e documents 1983-2006

Published the second volume of the series dedicated to the documents of Andreotti's archive

Open registration for the new training course in “International Relations and Information”


The cataloging of Miscellanies of Luigi Sturzo Fund is running

5000 documents among small treaties, pamphlets, reports bearing witness to the birth of social sciences in our country

Documentary exhibition “Diplomacy at the table”

At the Italian Cultural Institute in Paris, a journey through Giulio Andreotti archive menus

“Witnesses”. A new event for the centenary of birth of Giulio Andreotti

Thursday October 24th, 2019 at 4.30 pm - LUMSA University of Rome

Inventory work continues on the Luigi Sturzo Fund with the series “Writings from the Second World War 1946-1959”

Almost 3000 articles written by Sturzo on "Giornale d'Italia" on his return from exile

Debate “Time for a new European pact on migration?”

In Brussels on October, 16th a discussion on new European migration policies

LazioCult arrives: the APP of the Cultural Institutes of the Lazio Region

43 cultural heritage of great value to be discovered

Key competences and “digital curricular story”: the themes of the new European projects of Sturzo Institute

Two initiatives approved under the European Erasmus Plus program

On line the 2019 Call of the Civil Service for the selection of volunteers to be used on multidisciplinary projects

Deadline extended till October, 17th 2019 at 2.00 pm

The new training course on international relations for information professionals

From October 10th, to December 5th 2019, nine appointments designed for future information professionals

The inventory of the “Correspondence for articles 1946-1959” series of Luigi Sturzo Fund has been completed

7,000 documents relating to the period of Sturzo's return from exile until his death. A testimony of the intense publicist activity of the Sicilian pries

News from the Library – temporary closure

"Gabriele De Rosa" Library will be closed to users from February 4th to 7th, 2020 for order bibliographic material

The “Scritti e Discorsi” from Giulio Andreotti archive Online on the MIBAC Iternet Culturale portal

Articles, essays and speeches included in the chronological range from 1942 to 1990

The “Istituto Gino Germani” Fund, the new acquisition of Luigi Sturzo Institute

A prestigious bibliographic heritage of 14 thousand volumes on the social sciences, the humanities and international relations

The inventory of the “Personal Correspondence 1946-1959” series of the Luigi Sturzo Fund has been completed

4,500 documents who testify a part of the intense correspondence exchanged by Sturzo in the last phase of his life

Nicola Antonetti’s reflection: “A commitment to Europe”

Following the promotion and signing of the Manifesto "The cultures of the Republic for Europe"

The digitalization of the “London writings” by Luigi Sturzo

468 documents concerning the period (1924-1940) of the exile in London of Luigi Sturzo

Luigi Granelli and “La Base”

A seminar to remember the experience of the Lombard politician and the progressive current he founded

European Culture Week of Lazio Region – May, 9-16 2019

The Institute participates in the program of events spread throughout the Lazio region to promote knowledge of the idea of Europe

News from Library and Historical Archive

On May 8th the Study Room of the Historical Archive and Library will be closed from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm

Award “The Italian Popular Party in Modena (1919-1926)”

Deadline for applications: December 15th, 2021

April, 18th 1948

A new digital storytelling of Luigi Sturzo Institute

The challenge of integration in Italy and in Europe – Training course

September, 13th -28th 2019, the IV edition of the course. Registration deadline June, 3th 2019

Digital Edition of Alcide De Gasperi Letters

The presentation of the national project instituted by MIBAC to the Historical Archive of the Presidency of the Republic

The “No more wars” project at the inauguration of the “Memory Gate” Atelier in Cassino

April, 5th 2019, 11.00 am at Museum of Historiale

High International School of Sociology 2019

Online the call for proosals for the Higher International School of Sociology (A. S. I. S.) - Deadline for submission April, 30th 2019

Manifesto “The cultures of the Republic for Europe”

A document signed by foundations and cultural institutes to discuss the main problems of crisis in our country and in Europe

Desiderio Pirovano Award

The terms of the competition have been extended until April, 30th 2019

A convention in Brussels for the 100th anniversary of the birth of Giulio Andreotti

Wednesday, March 6th 2019 at 5.00 pm at the European Parliament

“Between the lines” the new project by Sturzo Institute on Reading Literacy

An innovative training course for teachers of secondary school

Civil Participation Forum: “For a new political awareness. Ten lessons for Europe”

A cycle of lessons on European themes. Registration deadline 28th February 2019

XIII Winter School in Geopolitics and International Relationships

A Roma dal 2 marzo al 25 maggio 2019 presso l'Istituto Luigi Sturzo e il Centro Studi Americani.

On line the web site on Luigi Granelli

The site offers a wide selection of archival and bibliographic material, mainly from the private archive of Luigi Granelli, conserved at Luigi Sturzo Institute

Workshop “Christian Democratic People’s Parties and the Rise of Populism 1940s-2010s” – Radboud University, Nijmegen (NL)

Call for paper, deadline June 15th, 2019

Sturzo Institute joined “Europea”, an information platform

An information and debate tool on European themes promoted by the main Italian think tanks and research institutes

From our documents, Not to forget

January, 27th Memorial Day

“Aldo Moro nella storia della Repubblica” by N. Antonetti, the new book of the Institute

On the occasion of the Centenary of the birth of Aldo Moro, the book aims to broaden the knowledge of government activity and renew the public image of the statesman

Two new books on “Popularism” of Luigi Sturzo Institute

On the occasion of the celebrations for the centenary of the foundation of the Italian Popular Party

Round table “Ai liberi e forti: un secolo dopo”

Event to celebrate 100 years of the Appeal "A tutti gli uomini Liberi e Forti"

The 100th anniversary of Giulio Andreotti: photographs and archival documents on exhibition

On January 17th and 18th, 2019 two photographic exhibitions at "Giovanni Spadolini" Senate Library and at the Monumental Complex of San Salvatore in Lauro

Giulio Andreotti Archive and 2018 The Year of Italian food

A selection of institutional menus to accompany the MIBAC social campaign focused on food and signature dishes

Christmas Holidays

Luigi Sturzo Institute will be closed from h. 14.00 of December, 21st 2018 to January, 4th 2019

Luigi Granelli archive

Soon on line the editorial production and the writings

Our Europe

An Appeal for a united Europe, a community of values and destinies, our present and future.

Youngers free and strong

At Nuvola, inside the "Più Libri Più Liberi" fair, a workshop for youngers on Luigi Sturzo.

The death of our friend Luigi Vittorio Ferraris

The funeral will be held November 16th, 15.00 p.m. in the Church of St. Peter Apostle, Vaccarile (Ancona)

Citizens of the world. Cinema tells the globalization

A screening dedicated to crucial themes and moments of the globalization process.

Istituto Luigi Sturzo – closing

On November 22nd, 2018 Luigi Sturzo Institute, due the interruption of electricity, will remain closed till 2.30 p.m.

Annual Conference “Christian Democracy in Exile 1925-1989” – Civitas Forum of archives and Research on Christian Democracy

From November 21st to 23th 2018, will take place in Bonn the annual Civitas Conference dedicated to the theme of exile and to the different experiences lived by Christian democratic politics and culture personalities

News from Historical Archive

We inform that on October 26th 2018, the Historical Archives will be closed

The documents of the Giulio Andreotti archive published by the Wilson Center of Washington

The documentation was selected as part of the "Italy and NATO" research project carried out in collaboration with "Roma Tre" University

Political trends in Italy-Potential implications for the EU

Bruxelles, October 25th: Closed-door seminar to discuss Italy's role within the European framework

News from Archive: the inventory of “Corrispondenza” series by Luigi Sturzo

As part of the Sturzo Celebrations 2018 - 2020, was launched the inventory of the Correspondence relating to the years 1946-1959

News from the Library

The "Gabriele De Rosa" Library will be closed on November 9th from 1.30pm and the whole day of November 13th 2018.

News from Library and Historical Archive

On January 17th from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm the Study Room of the Historical Archive and Library will be closed

The future of memory: digital library between conservation and ICT

Call 2018 - ARCI Civil Service Rome

Luigi Sturzo Institute – Summer closing

The Luigi Sturzo Institute will be closed from August 3rd to 31st 2018.

Historical Archive – summer closing

The Historical Archive will be closed from July 30th to August 31st 2018

European days “Eure.K – Valider et certifier les compétences-clés européennes”

A European research on the 8 key competences

The digital storytelling of Luigi Sturzo Institute: a narration between images and documents

The season of the movements '66 - '78

Project “No more wars” – Regione Lazio

The Luigi Sturzo Institute launches an innovative project to enhance the places and memories of Cassino territory

The 5X1000 to Luigi Sturzo Institute

A heritage of ideas and values, fundamental to our democratic culture

The future of the migration crisis from Africa to the EU: what to do?

June 13th, 16.30 p.m. - Round table open to the public in collaboration with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Italy Foundation and CENASS.

News from Library “Gabriele De Rosa”

On Thursday 7th, June the Library will be open to users from 13.30 to 16.30

Luigi Sturzo and the popularism – 2018-2020 Celebrations

For the 100th anniversary of the birth of Italian Popular Party and the 60th anniversary of Luigi Sturzo death

Publication “Andreotti, Gheddafi e le relazioni italo-libiche” by M. Bucarelli and L. Micheletta – Edizioni Studium 2018

From the study of the documents of Giulio Andreotti Archive, the volume deals with aspects, moments and problems of Libyan policy conducted by Italian governments

Reflections on conference “Aldo Moro nella storia della Repubblica”, by N. Antonetti

Concluding considerations of Nicola Antonetti at the Conference on Aldo Moro of May 14th, 2018

Film Festival “ControleMaleBestie”

Legality and cinema in a project of "alternanza scuola lavoro"

Publication “La politica europea e italiana di Piero Malvestiti, edited by C. Argiolas and A. Becherucci, Edizioni di Storia e Letteratura, 2018

The book collects the contributions presented during the reflection day held on the occasion of the opening of the Piero Malvestiti archive

The challenge of integration in Italy and in Europe

Training course, June, 8-23 2018

Net@Work. Managing Change

Third edition of the Net @ Work - Managing Change event, promoted by the Wilfried Martens Center for European Studies

Aldo Moro in the history of Repubblic

Conference of studies for the centenary of the birth of Aldo Moro

Italy and nuclear

Giornata di studio dedicata alla presentazione di fonti e archivi per la storia del nucleare italiano

Popularism e populism

On the occasion of the approach of the centenary anniversary of the foundation of the Italian Popular Party, the Luigi Sturzo Institute promotes a seminars on the theme "Popularism and Populism"

The season of movements – bibliographic course

Nella sezione Biblioteca, un nuovo percorso bibliografico dedicato ai movimenti sociali tra il 1966 easd

High International School of Sociology 2018

On line il bando per l’Alta Scuola Internazionale di Sociologia (A. S. I. S.) dal titolo “Emergenze sociali oggi e domani” che si terrà dal 25 giugno

Training School – The Republican Constitution

Alta scuola di formazione politica sul tema della Costituzione Repubblicana, in occasione dei 70 anni dalla sua entrata in vigore

Civitas. Forum for archives and Research on Christian democracy

Nell'ambito delle attività del progetto Civitas. Forum for Archives and Research on Christian Democracy,  una call for papers per l'anno 2018.