The Liaison agency Flanders-Europe (vleva)
will host a conference entitled "EU Roma strategy: from policy to regional and local practice" on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 from 9.45 am to 3.30 pm at the vleva premises (Kortenberglaan 71, 1000 Brussels).
The conference will focus on the impact of the EU strategy on Roma integration on the regional and local policy through statements and best practices from Flanders and other EU regions. During a debate relevant authorities, organisations and experts will discuss a.o. the inclusive vs. the targeted approach, the participation of the Roma population and legal aspects of migration. In the afternoon participants will get an overview of EU funding programmes for projects that support the integration of Roma.
This conference is free of charge but registration is required before 22 September 2012 by filling out the online registration form.
The working language of the conference is English.