Inauguration of the European Wergeland Centre in Oslo, 28-29 May 2009
The inauguration of the Wergeland Centre, under the theme “Building Bridges: Education for Intercultural Understanding, Human Rights and Democratic Citizenship, from Policy to Practice”, will take place in Oslo 28-29 May 2009. The invited guests will include ministers, politicians, experts and representatives from regional and international organizations, from Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
The inauguration event is organised by the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research and The European Wergeland Centre, together with an external sponsor. The event will mark the opening of the European Wergeland Centre, as well as bring further attention to the important tasks set out for the Centre. Well-known keynote speakers and panelists will during the conference elaborate on different aspects of the mentioned themes.
The event begins with an official dinner on the 28, followed by a conference on the 29.
For further information about the European Wergeland Centre, please visit its website.