Global Embassy and Reggio Children, in partnership with the Embassy of Italy in Vietnam and the Consulate General of Italy in Ho Chi Minh City hold a special international exhibition “No way. The hundred is there” which opens a series of academic activities on the Reggio Emilia Approach® in Early Childhood Education in Vietnam. The exhibition opens in Ho Chi Minh City and will be held in Ha Noi (Casa Italia), and Da Nang over a 6 month period, from September 1, 2020 to February 28, 2021.
Loris Malaguzzi (1920 – 1994), educationalist and pedagogist, together with his local municipality, and several local administrators and citizens, contributed to building Reggio Emilia’s network of municipal preschools and infant-toddler centers and developed the Reggio Emilia Approach® educational project.
With a theme taken from the title of the Italian poem, “No way. The hundred is here” – which is also the manifesto of the Reggio Emilia Approach®, the exhibition impressively demonstrates the right to learn and educate, as well as the extraordinary potential of children’s “hundred languages”. Through its open and interactive space, the exhibition narrates the experiences at Reggio Emilia’s municipal infant-toddler centers and preschools thereby developing and expanding innovative projects in pedagogy, architecture, environment, politics, society, organization, and management from the point of view of Loris Malaguzzi et al.