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  • At the crossroads

    At the crossroads

    Investigating the interaction between prostitution and anti-trafficking polcies and practice. A country comparison

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  • Quersichten: Flüchtlingswirklichkeiten

    Quersichten: Flüchtlingswirklichkeiten

    Video der VIDC Veranstaltung “Quersichten” im Schauspielhaus Wien. Nach einer Lesung von Susanne Scholl folgt eine Diskussion über österreichische Flüchtlingswirklichkeiten.

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  • Roma-discourses / Roma-Diskurse (English/Deutsch)

    Roma-discourses / Roma-Diskurse (English/Deutsch)

    VIDC – Assaults on the largest minority in Europe, the roma and sinti, have been rising significantly during the recent year. Moreover, the right-wing populist parties are gaining much popularity and are blaming the Roma communities, among others, as being the reason behind social and economic problems, which have just intensified due to the recent financial crisis.

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  • Panel II: Persecution and cultural identity

    •        Valeriu Nicolae, European Roma Grassroots Organization Network, Rumania – Bio •        Éva Kovács, Sociologist and Anthropologist, Hungary – Bio •        Rudolf Sarközi, President of cultural association Austrian Roma – Bio •        Iovanca Gaspar, City of Vienna, Municipial Department 17 – Roma and Migrants – Bio Moderation: Gerhard Baumgartner, Historian Get the Flash Player to see this content.

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  • Panel I: Social Integration in times of crisis

    •        Walter Posch, Managing Director VIDC – Bio •        Mirjam Karoly, Member of the Austrian ethnic minority advisory body in the Austrian Chancellery – Bio •        Stanko Daniel, European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC), Slovakia – Bio •        Michail Beis, FRA – European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights – Bio •        Christa Achleitner, Austrian Chancellory – Bio Moderation: Cornelia Kogoj, Initiative for Ethnic Minorities Get the Flash Player to see this content.

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  • Panel I: Soziale Integration in Zeiten der Krise

    Get the Flash Player to see this content. •        Walter Posch, Managing Director VIDC – Bio •        Mirjam Karoly, Mitglied des Volksgruppenbeirats für Roma in Österreich – Bio •        Stanko Daniel, European Roma Rights Centre (ERRC), Slowakei – Bio •        Michail Beis, FRA – European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights – Bio •        Christa Achleitner, Bundeskanzleramt Österreich – Bio Moderation: Cornelia Kogoj, Initiative Minderheiten

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  • Panel II: Verfolgung und kulturelle Identität

    Get the Flash Player to see this content. •        Valeriu Nicolae, European Roma Grassroots Organization Network, Rumänien – Bio •        Éva Kovács, Kulturanthropologin, Ungarn – Bio •        Rudolf Sarközi, Obmann des Kulturvereins österreichischer Roma, Vorsitzender des Volksgruppenbeirates der Roma -Bio •        Iovanca Gaspar, Stadt Wien, MA 17 – Integrations- und Diversitätsangelegenheiten – Bio Moderation: Gerhard Baumgartner, Historiker

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