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MICHAEL ROTH German Minister of State for Europeat the Federal Foreign Office at the Symposium on “Re-Inventing Roma Inclusion” at the Deutsche Haus New York MICHAEL ROTH Staatsminister für Europa im Auswärtigen Amt beim Symposium “Re-Inventing Roma Inclusion” am Deutschen Haus in New York, © Jürgen Frank

26.09.2018 - Article

Re-inventing Roma Inclusion!

The Consulate General of Germany and the European Roma Institute for Arts and Culture (ERIAC) hosted a Symposium “Re-inventing Roma Inclusion” and Exhibition on September 24th. The discussion focused on the transformation of Roma inclusion that builds on the assets within the strong, sukar (beautiful) and self-determined minority. Combined with the exhibition SUKAR, the symposium looked beyond Roma stereotypes, concentrating on accepting and integrating suppressed Roma culture. A full house listened to the speakers which included Minister of State for Europe, Michael Roth, the founder of the Open Society Foundations, George Soros, andthe Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland.

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