Brussels, 18 March 2015 – Changing views: Roma in Europe
The final conference of the project Roma Matrix takes place in Brussels, in the Théâtre du Vaudeville, and intends to present the project results.
The project Roma MATRIX aims to combat racism, intolerance and xenophobia towards Roma and to increase integration, though a programme of action across Europe. It is one of the largest Roma inclusion projects in the European Union, involving 20 organisations, among which ERLAI members, in 10 EU member States.
More information at the Roma Matrix project website.
Brussels, 26-27 January 2015 – European Migration Forum
The European Commission and the European Economic and Social Committee organise the 1rst meeting of the European Migration Forum on 26 and 27 January. The objective of the meeting is to discuss the need for a comprehensive response to the mixed migration flows through the Mediterranean.
The European Migration Forum is a platform for dialogue on the EU agenda for migration, asylum and integration, managed by the European Commission in cooperation with the European Economic and Social Committee. More than 100 civil society organisations, regional and local authorities from all EU member States participate in the event, which is hold once a year. Representatives of the ERLAI network attend this 1rst meeting of the EMF.
Organised by European Commission and European Economic and Social Committee.
More information at the EMF website.