Seminar on the Refugee Crisis in Europe

Together with the Honorary Consulate of Germany and the Kerala International Centre, the Goethe-Zentrum is organising a seminar titled “Germany: A refuge in these times" on Friday, the 23rd of December at 6 pm at Hotel Hilton, Trivandrum. Eminent speakers will share their views and experiences on a topic that has considerable social, cultural and political significance in Europe today, challenging the administrations and the societies on many fronts. 


Prorgram Details:


Former Ambassador Sri T.P. Sreeninvasan IFS moderates the program. 




1. Ms. Nidhi Sudhan


A Skaramagas Sojourn

(spent three weeks in a refugee camp in Skaramagas/Greece as volunteer) 


 2. Prof. Sudipto Dasgupta, Srishti Institute of Art, Design & Technology, Bangalore 


What can design do for shelterless people, on the run without resources?


3. Mr. Eduardo da Conceição 


“Days at the Tempelhof-Camp/Berlin”


4. Prof. Dr. Josukutty, Department of Politics, University of Kerala


“Refugees – an Indian Perspective”


Vote of thanks:  Dr. Syed Ibrahim, Honorary Consul of the Federal Republic of Germany in Kerala. 


Followed by dinner.