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Raffaele Salinari

Adjunct professor

Department of Cultural Heritage

Curriculum vitae




Via Belle Arti  n. 31

40126 Bologna

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Graduated in medicine and surgery at Università di Milano, April 1981.


Specialisation in Emergency Surgery and First Aid at Università di Bari, July 1985.


Specialisation in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Università di Bologna, April 1992.





October 1981 - October 1982  Voluntary Service at the Dept. of Surgery of the Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna


October 1982 – October 1984 Volunteer during the National Service for the health project n.398/A/GVC/ZAIRE (Zaire – Mambasa) as Chief Medical Project Manager.


December 1984 – December 1985  Expert for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the

Program n.608/G130/GVC/ZAI – (Zaire – Mambasa) as Chief Medical Project Manager.


April 1986 – July 1986  Expert for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs as evaluation officer and supervisor of the  project 608/G130/GVC/ZAIRE activities.


July 1986 – May 1987  Health Consultant  of International Co-operation NGO G.V.C.,



May 1987 - May 1989 Expert for the Italian Ministry of Foreign  Affairs, acting as Technical Unit for all the D.G.C.S. programs of Health Co-operation in Zaire, as co-ordinator of the teams of experts involved in the different projects; co-ordinator of the relationships between the local counterparts (Health Ministry and Ministry of Foreign Affairs) and the local Italian diplomatic representatives; connection of the projects on the spot with the Central Technical Unit of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.


1984 - 1989 (during the period under contract with MAE)  Head of the Italian Program against AIDS in  Central Africa.(Zaire, Congo, Rwanda, Burundi)


May 1989 - April 1991, consultant in charge of the health and health training projects of the Bologna NGO G.V.C (Gruppo di Volontariato Civile).


May 1989 - March 1994, member of the Technical and  Scientific Committee and  Public Health lecturer at CFS  (Centro Formazione Sanitaria, Health Training Center), a group of 15 NGOs for the training of medical staff leaving for developing countries.


                 April 1991- July 1994  President of the NGO  G.V.C located in Bologna.


July 1994 - July 2000 President of the Italian  Federation of laic co-operation NGOs (C.O.C.I.S.)


September 1994 - November 2000 Member of the representative body of the Italian NGOs association, in charge of the reform project of the Italian APS.


May 2000 – March 2004 Member of the National Council of the Third Sector Forum.


October 1999 - June 2001 President of the workshop Co-operation for the Development and humanitarian Aid of the European Network “Solidar” and member of the workshop on the Revision of public Aid to development of the European Union..


January 2000 – March 2003, member of the Board of Trade Committee for reforming WTO and Organisation for Co-operation and  Development.


Octobre 2000 – Present,  President of Terre des hommes Italia Foundation


November 2001 - Present, President of the International Federation Terre des hommes


January 2001 – 2005  member of the Coordinamento Cooperazione Universitaria CCU.


COCIS is a federation of 26 democratic and progress oriented NGOs.  COCIS NGOs are based all over Italyand manage about one thousand development programs in  over 100 countries of the Third Worldand Eastern Europe. At present COCIS also includes NGOs connected with trade unions, Associations coming from ARCI confederation (ARCI, Culture and Development) and UISP's NGO. COCIS organises national campaigns on education to development and awareness raising.


SOLIDAR is an independent network of 25 organisations: NGOs for  welfare and development and progress oriented Trade unions from all EC countries. Solidar launches European campaigns on the right of citizenship and development programs in developing countries. It also acts as consultant in the CLONG.


Terre des hommes Italia is the Italian member organisation of the International Federation Terre hes hommes, which includes other NGOs with the same aims and name in Germany, France, Switzerland, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, Luxembourg, Syria,Spain and Canada. Terre des hommes is particularly concerned with  problems connected with the realisation of Children's rights  throughout the world.


CCU is a team of 8 NGOs managing the training programs with the Universities on international co-operation to development.




Primary Health project for Agua Grande in the Democratic Republic of Sao Tomè and Principe.


Drafting of the project document “Support to the organisation of the health network in Goma ”(Zaire).


Extension of  Feshi  (Zaire) health project.


Extension of Mambasa (Zaire) health project.


“Overall and detailed aims and drafting of the schedule for the Primary Health project concerning the city of Lumumbashi (Zaire) and its outskirts.


Feasibility study for modular hospitals in  Kasaji (Zaire)





Several missions in order to check the development of programs, feasibility studies, drafting of project documents and planning of health needs in the following countries: Zaire,  Democratic Republic Sao Tomè and Principe, Bolivia, Argentina, Vietnam, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Conakry, Burkina Faso, Angola, Palestine, Ex-Yugoslavia, Albania, Cuba, Macedonia, Sahraoui refugees camps, Algeria, Syria , Lebanon, Bangaldesh. Democratic republic of Congo.




”Italian support to the Global Program on AIDS at Arusha Conference – Tanzania. 1989


Consultant for World Bank and European Union on problems of the  Co operation to development. Zaire 1989


Consultant for humanitarian aid and emergency projects managed by the European Union. Bruxelles 1990


Mission as consultant for the organisation of the vaccination weeks in the  Republic of Guinea, on behalf of UNICEF.1992


Representative of the laic NGO federation at the UN conference on the Refugees. Budapest1994


Representative for COCIS at the conference preparing the “SOCIAL SUMMIT” in Copenhagen. New York.1995


Chairman of the NGConference against desertification. Roma 1997


Representative of the town council of Bologna and session chairman at the conference of the Council of Europe on Rights in the  Mediterranean area. Cyprus1997


Representative at the meeting on the  50th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of the Rights organized by the  Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Rome 1998


Session chairman at the International Meeting about the future of Lomé Convention. Cocis- Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome 1998


Reporter on the subject “The role of NGOs against children exploitation” at the presentation of International Criminal Court and Children activities. At Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Rome 1998


Member of the Italian delegation at the Millenium Round of WTO. Seattle 1999

Representative of  TDH International Federation at WTO Ministerial Summit. Doha, November 2001


Member of the Italian delegation at the Second Meeting on Children Abuse and Sexual Exploitation. Yokohama,  December 2001


Representative of TDH International Federation at PortoAlegre World Social Summit. January 2002 ( Child trafficking, sexual exploitation, child labour)


Representative of TDH International Federation at PortoAlegre World Social Summit. January 2003


Represenative of the IFTDH to European Social Forum, Firenze 2003, Paris 2003



                  Representative of IFTDH to Mumbay World Social Forum 2004, 2005 ( child trafficking, child labour)



                  Representative of IFTDH to Nairobi World Social Forum 2007, Bamako 2007, Belem 2009 ( child trafficking, child labour)


January-June 2007 Scientific consultant for the Italy Case Study of the
Policy Report "Health Warning", delivered by the european network Action
for Global Health. The case study analyses  the Italian Public
Development Aid for the healthcare from a quantitative and qualitative
perspective and address recommendations to the Italian Government

September 2010, representaive TDHIF to the UN MDGs Summit in New York




Lecturer in Hanoi University ( Viet Nam) on "Genalogy of the globalisation" march 2012

Lecturer of “History of Italian Laws on Co-operation to Development” -  Master on Human Rights, University of Bologna AA 1998-99, 1999-2000, 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010, 2011,2012,2013, 2014

Lecturer of the section “International Co-operation and Project Drafting” of the course  organised by SIS ( ACLIENAIPUniversityof Sassari) September 2000, July 2001

Lecturer of “History of Italian Laws on Co-operation to Development” – Master in NGO Staff training for Co-operation to Development at the Department of Educational Sciences. University of Bologna AA 2000-2001, 2001-2002, 2003-2004, 2004-2005,2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2009-2010


Lecturer of “History of Italian Laws on Co-operation to development”  Master in Co-operation to development. Universityof Milan. March 2001.

Lecturer of “PCM” for the Degree in International Co-operation University of Urbino  2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005


Lecturer of "Cycle project managemet" for No profit organisations  at Sociology at University of Urbino 2010-2011,2012,2013,2014


Lecturer of “European right on co-operation to development” Degree in International Co-operation to development - Universityof Urbino2001-2002, 2002-2003. 2003-2004, 2004-2005,2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010, 2010-2011


Workshop on “History of Italian laws on Co-operation to development” Degree in Politics and Economics for co-operation to developmentUniversityof Parma. March 2002


Lecturer of project cycle management, course of Politics and Economy of Development , Universityof Parma. 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005,2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010,2010-2011


Workshop “History of Italian NGOs”, Master in Local Programming and co-operation, University “Cà Foscari” in Venice, January 2003.


Lecturer of Project cycle management , Master of “gestione del territorio e sviluppo sostenibile” Bologna university AA. 2002-2003, 2003-2004, 2004-2005


Lectures of “ I soggetti della cooperazione internazionale ( the subject of the international cooperation)” course of spacialisation in development cooperation Ngos Cestas and Cospe 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010,2010-2011, 2012,2013



Lectures of “the subject of international cooperation” and “History of EU development legislation” in Ravenna University, Degree of Artistic conservation in the Mediterranean sea 2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010,2010-2011,2012,2013, 2014

Lercture of "EU development cooperaztion" at Degree of Artistic conservation in the Mediterranean sea 2010-2011





Lectures of “the subject of international cooperation” and “History of EU development legislation” in BolognaUniversity, Master in International relationships Europe-Latin America  2003-2004, 2004-2005, 2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010,2010-2011, 2012,2013,2014


Lecturer of Project cycle management , Master of Meditterenan studies Terragona University Rovira Y Virgili ( Spain) 2005-2006,2006-2007, 2007-2008,2008-2009,2009-2010

Lecture: Project Cycle management for L'Orientale, Napoli 2010







Salinari, Giliberti, Morondo “ Human rights and Europe: the new frontieres” 2003  Urbino University, ed. Carta



Salinari (2004)          “Le Leggi italiane per la Cooperazione allo sviluppo.” (Italian Laws on Co-operation to Development) Master for international Operators. Università di Bologna.

Salinari Mosca Guidetti (1987)  “Il progetto sanitario Mambasa” (The Mambasa Health

Project) GVC


Salinari (1989)                                    “Valutazione dei programmi sanitari” (Evaluation of Health projects)GVC

  Salinari Ingrosso Borghese (1990)       “Vademecum di cura e prevenzione ai tropici”   (Guidelines for prevention and care in tropical areas) GVC   AA. VV.  (1991)                                     “L'Ottimismo dei volontari” (Optimism of volunteers) .                      Terra nuova


AA. VV.(1998)                                             “La Cooperazione dalla A alla Z” (Co-operation from A to Z” Cocis


AA. VV.(1998)                                                  “Atti del Convegno internazionale sulla Corte di giustizia per i minori” (Conference proceedings on Juvenile Justice Court).       Terre des hommes Italia


Salinari    ( 2005)                                             Re-esistenza contro Sopra-vivenza, 13 affermazioni di libarazione dall'Impero-fattuale. Ed. Punto Rosso –Carta 2005 ( manual of political philosofy)

Salinari 2007                                      Il Gioco del Mondo Ed. Punto Rosso- carta

Raffaele K Salinari: Il Castello di sabbia ed. Punto Rosso - Carta 2009

Raffaele K Salinari: "Tuffarsi" autobiografia di una immagine. Ed. Punto Rosso- Carta, 2010

Raffaele K: Salinari. SMS, simboli, misteri, sogni. Ed. Punto Rosso 2012

Raffaele K.Salinari: L'altalena, il gioco ed il sacro dalla Grande dea a Dioniso, Ed. Punto Rosso 2014





- French: excellent

- English: excellent

- Spanish: fluent

- Swahili: basic

- Portuguese: basic




Bologna, september 2014                                              Dr. Raffaele K. Salinari