Adaptation and Renewal

Resilience and innovation: creative responses to global challenges.

Addressing global changes with a flexible and proactive strategy to meet emerging challenges

Is.Ca.P.I., born, in Calabria, in 2005, arose on the initiative of a group of scholars and professors from the Faculty of Political Science at the University of Calabria is founded on the sharing of intentions among representatives of the forces of labor and culture, united by the desire to create in Italy - and in Calabria in particular - a center for international political and economic analysis and discussion.

In recent years, changes in the international scenario have broadened the Institute's sphere of interest, which, in addition to its traditional activities of research, study and promotion of Mediterranean tradition and culture in the world, has taken a growing interest in international issues in general, specifically, the transition processes under way in Central and Eastern European countries, the main issues related to the process of globalization of markets and European integration.

Throughout its history, the Institute has contributed to the growth in Calabria of a greater understanding of extranational realities and in the rest of the world of Mediterranean culture and tradition, acting as a stimulus and mediator, for and between political forces and civil society, for the maintenance of a debate on foreign policy and international cooperation.