28. März 2017

Event: Combating Antigypsyism publication launch

Hosted by Greens/EFA, in cooperation with ERGO Network 

March, 28th, 2016, 12:30-14:30

Location: JAN 6Q1

Draft programme

12.30   Arrival and grabbing of sandwich lunch


12.45 Opening speeches  

  • Welcoming statement by Benedek Javor (MEP, Greens/EFA)
  • Short presentation of the publication by Barbara Lochbihler (MEP, Greens/EFA)
  • Address by Dóra Husz, DG JUST, Roma Unit


13:05 Open floor exchange and discussion

  • Short introduction of format by moderator: Terry Reintke (MEP, Greens/EFA).
  • Open floor exchange and discussion through targeted questions put by moderator: 3 rounds, each round following up on one question, one input from panel, one pre assigned from within the audience plus audience


13:05 Round 1: Antigypsyism from different perspectives and what is already there?

  • Panellist input: Jonathan Mack, Alliance against Antigypsyism, Heidelberg
  • Audience Speaker: Iulias Rostas, Central European University, Budapest
  • Audience


13:30 Round 2: What is the role of Roma Civil Society actors?

  • Panellist input: Sara Gimenez, Fundación Secretariado Gitano, Madrid
  • Audience Speaker: Irina Spataru, Romano Centro, Austria
  • Audience


13:55 Round 3: What is the role of the EU?

  • Panellist input: Gábor Daróczi, Green Workshop Foundation, Budapest
  • Audience Speaker: Christel Mercade Piqueras, DG Justice, Fundamental Rights Unit
  • Audience


14:25 Closure of the event by MEP GREEN/EFA