Event 8

Co-funded by the
Europe for Citizens Programme                                                           
of the European Union                                                               Municipality of Cieszanow

 

Migration and immigration: social impacts and citizens responses as concerns
the sustainable and peaceful development of an integrated Europe
Programme Network of Twinned Towns Ref. No.556012-CITIZ-1-PL-CITIZ-NT

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AGENDA
EVENT 8
Partners' Meeting - Municipality of Cieszanow, Poland
28 - 30 September 2016

28 September (Wednesday) - Day 1

Arrival of delegations Arrival of delegations , check-in
19:00 – Welcoming speech, introduction of partner delegations, short commentary on the meeting agenda
19:30 – Dinner at Leśna Chata guesthouse

29 September (Thursday) – Day 2

8:30 – Breakfast at Leśna Chata guesthouse
9:15 – Transport to the conference building in Cieszanów
9:30 – Welcome speech – Zdzisław Zadworny, Mayor of Cieszanów, Laurent Devolder, EACEA – Europe for Citizens
10:00 – History of Polish migration – Tomasz Róg, a historian
10:20 – Statistics and estimated data of Polish migrants – Paweł Zaborniak, Registration of Population Department
10:35 – Coffee break
11:00 – Stories of their life – why do people emigrate in Poland and what life is there for them and those who stay at home – migrants’ stories (names to be specified)
12:00 – A visit to Bełżec – the extermination camp
14:30 – Lunch
15:30 – A visit to Gorajec – the place where cultures meet. A tiny village with Greek-Catholic church and yearly The Folkowisko Borderline Culture Festival. .
20:00 – Dinner Dinner

30 September (Friday) – Day 3

8:30 – Breakfast at Leśna Chata guesthouse
9:30 – A visit to Budomierz – border crossing with Ukraine. A tour around the place.
10:30 – Coffee break
11:00 – Presentation about the border crossing – legal and illegal immigrants, statistics, procedures – an officer of Polish Border Guard (name to be specified)
13:30 – Lunch
15:00 – Project summary panel:
         - Miklos Marian, project manager
         - Anna Pajączkowska, project manager
         - Open discussion – comments and conclusions
18:00 – Free time
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1 October (Saturday) - Day 4

Departure of the delegations