I Get You – Conference Programme

Brussels, 09 November 2017 – JRS Europe is pleased to announce the concluding event for I Get You, where we will present our final report and policy proposals for the social inclusion of refugees in Europe. Full details here:


Refugees and Citizens Together Against Racism and Xenophobia

Thursday 7 December 2017

14:30 – 18:00
Silversquare Europe, Square de Meeûs 35, Brussels

Panel 1: Community Building Initiatives Create New Synergies

Chair: Tamim Nashed, Policy Officer Refugee Inclusion, ECRE

Elisabeth Razesberger, JRS Belgium
Ali, Syrian refugee from Romania
Udo Enwereuzor, Senior Adviser on Migration, Minorities and Rights of Citizenship in COSPE
Louisa, co-founder and volunteer with Welt_Raum Germany

Panel 2: Future Challenges: Citizen Engagement vs. Government Intervention

Chair: Peter O’Sullivan, Resettlement Officer to UNHCR’s Bureau for Europe

Chiara Peri , Centro Astalli / JRS Italy
Chiara Marchetti, University of Milan, Department of Sociology

Giulia Andreoli, Protection System for Asylum Seekers and Refugees (SPRAR), Italy
Nuria Diez Guardia, European Commission, DG Migration and Home Affairs

Networking Reception and Campaign Video Screenings

To register to attend please click here