Concepts of Citizenship and Participation in European Comparison
Symposium (in German; with Video Recordings and Conference Documentation as PDF)
Concepts of citizenship in Germany and other European countries raise questions about the construction of belonging and the practical consequences of membership programs for political, social, economic, and cultural participation. The conference is devoted to the question of what citizenship in Europe of the 21st century can mean and which concepts of citizenship are currently guiding political policy and promise greater political inclusion.
Speakers include State Minister Aydan Özoğuz (Federal Government Commissioner for Migration, Refugees, and Integration) and Dr. Aleksandra Lewicki (Centre for the Study of Ethnicity and Citizenship, University of Bristol)
7 April, 6 pm
Keynote Address followed by Panel Discussion
Speaker: Prof. Dr. Rainer Bauböck (European University Institute, Florence)
Where: Academy of the Jewish Museum Berlin, Hall
8 April, 10 am – 6 pm
Talks and Workshops
Where: Friedrich Ebert Foundation, Hiroshimastr. 17, House 1
Where, when, what?
7 April 2014, 6 pm; 8 April 2014, 10 am – 6 pm