On the eve of the European elections, several debates take place today around the Appeal “Embracing the Mediterranean means saving Europe“. May 21 is the World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, and it has been chosen by Maydan partner organizations to discuss about the future of EuroMediterranean cooperation.
One of these debates is organized by the Greater Middle East Platform in The Hague:
Another one is organized by Tadamon – Egyptian Multicultural Council for Refugees in Cairo:
The event programme includes:
- a Ramadan Iftar prepared by refugees with African Coffee,
- a Photo Gallery Exhibition, and
- a seminar about the Appeal and other Maydan activities in the presence of diverse speakers.
During the event, there will be a session where participants will be encouraged to sign the online Appeal petition, and to plan participating in the Creative Arts contest. For the event, special invitations have been addressed to the European Union’s Delegation in Cairo, European Diplomats, activists, NGO repreesentatives, journalists and bloggers.