The Meeting for friendship among peoples (Meeting per l'amicizia fra i popoli in Italian) is a multi-event festival held every year in Rimini, Italy in a week at the end of August.
The first edition took place in 1980.
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... Every year the meeting seeks to investigate a grand theme, to which every event is called to relate 1980 Peace and human rights (23–31 August 1980). 1981 The Europe of peoples and cultures (22–29 August 1981). 1994 And the exiled people continued on its journey (21–27 August 1994) ...
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