Conference Yezidi – European Parliament 19-11-2014

Dear Friends,

 

We cordially invite you to the conference on the

 

“YEZIDI KURDS AND THE MIDDLE-EAST: CURRENT SITUATION & FUTURE PROJECTIONS”

 

Co-organised by the S&D Group in the EP

The European Representation of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP – Halkların Demokratik Partisi) and the European Yezidi Federation.

 

“HOW TO PARTICIPATE AND ENTER THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT”

 

An official “European Parliament personal badge / pass” will be provided to all participants to the Conference.

All participants MUST communicate by mail to hdpeurope@skynet.be the following information:

1) Name and surname

2) Date of birth

3) Place and country of residence

4) Number of a valid document (e.g.: passport, national ID, etc…)

 

This information must be sent to the above-mentioned mail before the 12th of NOVEMBER 2014.

Your “personal badge / pass” will be available at the main entrance of the European Parliament (Place du Luxembourg – main European Parliament’s building “Altiero Spinelli” – just after the sliding doors you’ll find a conference desk), during AND ONLY between 16:00 – 17:00 on 19th November.

                    

 

YEZIDI KURDS AND THE MIDDLE-EAST: CURRENT SITUATION & FUTURE PROJECTIONS

CONFERENCE

November 19th 17:00 – 19:00

Room: 4Q2 – European Parliament / Brussels

Simultaneous interpretation: English, French & German

Opening speech:

MEP Ana Gomes, S&D Group, Portugal

PANEL

17:15 – 19:00

Moderator:

MP Josef Weidenholzer, S&D Group, Austria 

 

  • Current situation: the Yezidis From History to Present

Şefik Tagay (PhD), Chair of the Union of Yezidi Academics (TBC)

  • Future Projections of the Yezidis for a Recognised Status

Mr. Ali Atalan, Co-Chair of the European Êzidi Federation

  • European Responsibility for the Refugees in Kurdish Region of Turkey

Mr. Eyyup Doru, European Representative of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP)

  • Minorities under threat: Political Situation of the Assyrian-Syriacs
  1. Rima Tüzün, Responsible for Foreign Affairs, European Syriac Union

 

Questions and discussion with moderators & discussants

Final Remarks

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