Public Conference – August 1st, 2013

14:30-15:00 PUBLIC CONFERENCE: Opening speech

Jerzy Miller, Voivod of Malopolska Region
Agnieszka Kozłowska – Rajewicz, Plenipotentiary of Prime Minister for Equal Treatment
Lina Papamichalopoulou, European Commission
Karolina Mirga, ternYpe International Roma Youth Network

15:00-15:45 PANEL 1: The history of the Roma Genocide and antigypsyism in the past & present

Remembrance and recognition of the Roma Genocide
Mr Zoni Weisz
Current debates and questions in the Roma Genocide research: From Muted Memories to Politics of Identity
Mr Slawomir Kapralski , Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Polish Academy of Sciences
Parallels and continuity from the past to anti-Roma extremism in the 21st century
Mr Irvin Mujcic, ternYpe International Roma Youth Network
Moderation: Ilvia Bajrami, ternYpe

International Roma Youth Network

15:45-16:30 PANEL 2: Holocaust Education among young generations

Ruxandra Pandea, Council of Europe
Ms Andi Gergely – European Union of Jewish Students
Mr Mustafa Jakupov, ternYpe International Roma Youth Network
Moderation: Gabriela Hrabanova, ERGO Network

16.30 -17.00 Coffee break

17:00- 18:00 Closing Discussion: Recognition, Remembrance and Youth Activism for Change

Ms Mirjam Karoly, OSCE-ODIHR Contact Point on Roma and Sinti Issues
Mr Peter Matijasic,

European Youth Forum (TBC)
Dr. Piotr Trojanski, Pedagogical University in Krakow

Mr. Emran Elmazi, ternYpe International Roma Youth Network
Moderation: Ms Maryana Borisova, ternYpe International Roma Youth Network