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  • Gestohlene Kindheit – Kinder im Krieg und auf der Flucht

    Welche besonderen Erfahrungen machen Kindern aus Krisenregionen? Welche speziellen Bedürfnisse haben Mädchen und Burschen als Flüchtlinge in Österreich und der EU? Wie sollte damit in der Arbeit der Entwicklungszusammenarbeit aber auch im Kontext von Asylverfahren umgegangen werden?

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  • The United States of Europe

    The highly proficient panelists, Ambassador Eacho III and Ambassador Schweisgut share their thoughts about the state and the future developments of the EU and USA relations. In particular they discuss the relevance of the transatlantic relationship under the new Obama Administration and how to jointly address global issues.

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  • Debating Europe: Obama and the Europeans. What has changed?

    Debating Europe: Obama and the Europeans. What has changed?

    Vienna’s Burgtheater is the stage where US policy adviser Stanley Greenberg, Washington Post columnist Robert Kagan, Austria’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Michael Spindelegger, Czech politician Karel Schwarzenberg and Ivan Vejvoda from the German Marshall Fund discuss about “Obama and the Europeans – what has changed?”

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  • Sanktionen: 10 Jahre danach

    Sanktionen: 10 Jahre danach

    Buchpräsentation: Sanktionen. 10 Jahre danach: Die Maßnahmen der Länder der Europäischen Union gegen die österreichische Regierung im Jahr 2000 (Herausgeber Martin Strauß und Karl-Heinz Ströhle)

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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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