30.06. Conversation festival LAMPA 2017 Cognitive experiments, practical workshops, performances, games, contests, discussions, theatre, and even confessions – the third Conversation festival LAMPA will have something for everyone, even the most demanding participant.
02.05. LAMPA warm-up event in Purvciems, Riga Only two months to go until the Conversation festival LAMPA! The second, final warm-up event will be held in Riga, offering mayoral candidate debates, three exciting discussions and a brain-teasing program for kids.
26.04. DOTS stands in solidarity with civil society in Hungary Foundation for an Open Society DOTS along with hundreds of other NGOs across Europe, including Latvia, stands in solidarity with people and civil society of Hungary and calls the Hungarian government not to adopt the law which discriminates non-governmental organisations.
02.02. "LAMPA" calls for event proposals LAMPA invites everyone – groups of like minded individuals, companies or government institutions – to submit event proposals for the third Conversation festival LAMPA, taking place June 30 – July 1 in the Cēsis castle park.
24.11. Screening of the Estonian documentary “Ashes & money” The film documents a creation of the fictious political movement – one of the biggest social experiments in Estonian history.
04.07. A Grand Finale for the Second Conversation Festival LAMPA The 2016 LAMPA festival was attended by three times as many people as last year – almost 9000 festival goers proved that a culture of conversation, and social and political engagement is on the rise.
07.03. Second conversation festival LAMPA The second conversation festival LAMPA will take place this summer, same place, same time: in the first days of July, in the magical Cesis castle park.
26.11. Social Entrepreneurship Forum in Riga 2015 This November, for the seventh year in a row, Riga will host the annual Social Entrepreneurship Forum, gathering social entrepreneurs, decision makers and change makers from Latvia and the Baltic region.
18.09. An Appeal from Central Europe We are facing a humanitarian crisis on an enormous scale. Hundreds of thousands of refugees from the Middle East and Africa are attempting to reach Europe in search of safety, hope, and the chance to lead a normal life. Not so long ago, we were the ones knocking on Europe's door.
06.07. 3500 attend conversation festival ‘’LAMPA’’ The conversation festival ‘’LAMPA’’, held last weekend, attracted 3500 festival goers attending 60 different events, proving that a festival focused on discussion and debate is indeed viable. Festival organizers have announced that ‘’LAMPA’’ will be held again next summer.