It was born in 2012 in memory of Cinzia, who died prematurely. President Roberto Vitale wanted, in memory of his sister, to give “life” to dreams, giving a voice to those who do not have it. The Vitale Onlus (www.vitaleonlus.it) aims to increase understanding between peoples through initiatives related to the promotion of culture and art. It aims to develop a more complete human formation through analysis of social conflicts in different disciplines, from geography to history and from anthropology to economics in order to also ensure the linguistic heritage and environmental protection at a global level.
The honorary and scientific committees of the Vitale Onlus include, among others, the Nobel Peace Prize winner Filippo Giorgi, Lawrence Banks, general director of the International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Valentina Bach, general secretary of the College of the World Kingdom of the Adriatic, the former UN spokesman in crisis areas Andrea Angeli and Trang Le, president of the Council of Asean Fashion Designers. It includes also honorable prominent personalities such as the ambassadors Staffan de Mistura and Anita Stokes Hayford, the scientist of King’s College London Mauro Giacca, Stefano Fantoni, ESOF 2020 champion, Monsignor Fouad Twal, Latin Patriarch of Jerusalem, the late astrophysicist Margherita Hack, Zeno D’Agostino, president of the Port System Authority of the Eastern Adriatic Sea and Archbishop Guido Pozzo, almsgiver of His Holiness Benedict XIV.