TOGETHER: putting into practice Respect, Safety and Dignity for all in our daily life
The topic of the event: The practical execution of the campaign TOGETHER
TOGETHER is a global initiative led by the United Nations that wants to change negative perceptions and attitudes towards refugees and migrants, and to strengthen the social contract between host countries and communities, and refugees and migrants.
TOGETHER speaks to communities hosting refugees and migrants as well as people concerned that refugees and migrants may bring physical and economic insecurity to their lives.
TOGETHER engages and mobilizes global citizens to show support for refugees and migrants.
TOGETHER’s objectives are promote global action in support of non-discrimination and acceptance of refugees and migrants, to create a strong persuasive narrative of solidarity, to build empathy and humanize the debate.
The attending speakers of the event:
• Ms. Montserrat Feixas Vihé – UNHCR Regional Representative for Central Europe
• Mr. André Erdős - Vice-President of the United Nations Association of Hungary and former ambassador to the UN
• Mr. András Volom - United Nations Youth Delegate of Hungary
Time and date: 21 September, 17.20
Venue: Lecture Hall IV., Corvinus University of Budapest (Fővám Square 8., Budapest, 1093)
The event will be held in English.