Human Dignity – Migration as a driving force for a more just and peaceful continent?

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The international and interdisciplinary scientific symposium “Religion and Migration: Current challenges in Science and Politics” on 24-25 September 2015 is organised by the research platform “Religion and Transformation in Contemporary European Society” of the University of Vienna.

Panel discussion: “Human Dignity – Migration as a driving force for a more just and peaceful continent?”

25 September, 7 pm
Venue: Sky-Lounge, University of Vienna, Oskar-Morgenstern-Platz 1, 1090 Vienna

Heinz Faßmann
Vice Rector of the University of Vienna and President of the Austrian Expert Council for Integration

Ulrike Lunacek
Vice President of the European Parliament, Head of Delegation of the Austrian Greens in the European Parlament

Cardinal Francesco Montenegro
Archbishop of Agrigento and Member of the Pontifical Council for Migrants and Itinerant People

David Reisenzein
Liaison Officer FRONTEX

Introductory remarks by Franz Karl Prüller, Chairman of the Board of ERSTE Foundation

Moderation: Renata Schmidtkunz, journalist at Austrian Broadcasting ORF, Ö1

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For more information and the detailed programme of the symposium please have a look here.