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Programme European Meeting of WIZO Federations and Meeting of Representatives of ECWF
(European Council of WIZO Federations)
Sunday, May 31st
10:00am -11:30 am: Meeting of European Presidents
11:30 am – 12:30 pm: Registration at the Welcome Desk at the Hotel and payment of the fee in cash
Light Lunch will be served at noon at the hotel

1:45pm – 6:00pm: From teaching hate to education for peace

2:00pm – 3:30pm: conference and debate

Europe facing economic crisis and resurgence of nationalisms

Frédéric Encel, geo-political scientist, Professor at the Institut des Sciences Politiques de Paris
Paul Amar, journalist and writer ; Alain Finkielkraut, philosopher, Member of the Académie Française (to be confirmed)

Which Europe for tomorrow?

Critical issues and immediate risks addressed by Frédéric Encel and Paul Amar through an overview of the most significant events over the past 6 months in Europe.

4:00pm – 6:00pm: “From teaching hate to education for peace”
Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, Minister of National Education; Marie-Castille Mention-Shaar, filmmaker and producer
Dominique Moïsi, political and geo-political scientist, Professor of geopolitics at Harvard University, Special Advisor to the Institut Français des Relations Internationales ; Josiane Sberro, headmaster and president of the PEREC association (Pour une Ecole Républicaine et Citoyenne) ; Christian Malard, journalist, editorialist; Barbara Lefebvre, history and geography teacher, author of “Lost territories of the Republic” (Les Territoires Perdus de la République) and of “Manipulated Pupils” (Elèves sous Influence);
A recently broadcasted video that shows a child killing an Israeli Arab makes the use of children in war a burning issue. How is “the Other” taught about among the different countries? Lost territories of the Republic: myths or today’s reality? Is there really a teaching of hate? The part of memory in the understanding of each other and in the education for peace Education for peace: Europe as a field of experiment
Monday, June 1st
9:00am – 11:00am: General Assembly of ECWF
1st workshop: “Generate ideas for the future of WIZO Europe in the next 5 years”
2nd workshop: Round table discussions and platform for exchange of ideas with one purpose: finding ways to be more efficient together
3:30pm – 4:00pm: Conclusion by Joëlle Lezmi President WIZO FRANCE and closing of the meeting


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