The topic of the second (video) event of the new SAI lecture series "Bangladesh Studies - Culture, Politics, Migration" on Friday, July 23, 11.15pm - 1pm (CEST), is "Challenges of Bangladeshi Self-Organizations in Europe - Integration and Development". Mr. Bikash Chowdhury Barua (Chairman of BASUG, www.basug.eu) will be the speaker.
Date: Friday, July 23, 2021; Time: 11:15pm - 1:00pm (CEST).
Please register at email@example.com to participate in the video event.
Welcome: Prof. Dr. Hans Harder (South Asia Institute, Heidelberg University)
Moderation: Azizur Rahman Khan (Consultant, Competence Centre Municipal Conflict Counselling/Verein zur Förderung der Bildung/VFB e.V.) and Dr. Wolfgang-Peter Zingel (South Asia Institute, Heidelberg University)
Several Bangladeshi self-organizations in Europe are working on integration and development. The European network ‘BASUG - Diaspora and Development’, which has its headquarters in the Netherlands and local chapters in Bangladesh, Germany, Finland and Italy, is one example of such an organization. The speaker Mr. Bikash ChowdhuryBarua, Chairman of BASUG, will be sharing his experiences and insights. The event takes place in cooperation with the Competence Center Municipal Conflict Counseling of the Association for the Promotion of Education - VFB Salzwedel e.V. and is supported by the Asylum, Migration and Integration Fund (AMIF) of the EU Commission.