Europe - Common Values and Multicultural Societies
On 4 April 2011, EUMARGINS Scientific Coordinator, Katrine Fangen, has been invited to be a commentator to a speech given by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe, Thorbjørn Jagland. She will highlight some relevant findings from the EUMARGINS project.
This discussion is part of a weekly series, titled "Breakfast with Bernt," organized by Professor Bernt Hagtvet and PhD Scholar Anders Ravik Jupskås of the Faculty of Social Sciences.
This week focuses on where Europe is heading and how do universal human rights influence European unity and identity. Thorbjørn Jagland will give an introduction regarding the political and institutional development trends in Europe and how they influence the human rights situation as well as on the increasing multicultural composition of European countries and the challenges this holds for the national and inter-governmental unity of Europe.
Time and Place:
4 April 2011, 12:30- 14:00, U1, basement at Eilert Sundts House