Social Forum of Central & East Europe (March 2016 )


From 11 to 13 March, Social Forum of Central & East Europe is launched. The forum is a platform for participants to exchange analysis of the past of socialism. And the forum puts emphasis on common cooperation and actions for the present and the future. Its aim is establishing connections among left organizations and activists in Poland and Mediterranean area.

For more information, please visit:

http://www.sozialforum-asf.at/index.php/50-nicht-kategorisiert/584-social-forum-of-eastern-europe-and-cooperation-between-east-and-south-march-2016-wroclaw-poland

More details or materials are coming. Please, stay tuned.

 

The following is the schedule of the conference:

11/3:

  • The opening of Forum: 18.30-21.00
  • Speech of guest supporting the Forum Exhibition of Tunisian and Syrian painters: (Naila Al Wardi and Naila Hanna): 21.00

12/3:

1st Session (10:00-11:30)

  • Capitalism, Economical Transformation and Health
  • Militarization of Eastern Europe. The role of NATO and the Wars Provocation. Ukraine Issue as the Example of Making War in the Region. •
  • Ethno-Nationalism and Racism as the Tool of Creating the Social Conflicts

2nd Session (11:40-13:40)

  • Balance of Real Socialism in Eastern European countries.
  • How Feminism is Linked to the Social Struggle? Feminism for Emancipation or Feminism for Identity?

Lunch: (13.40-14.10)

Main Session (14.15-16.00)

  • Peripheralization of eastern Europe and Mediterranean Area. Public Debt and TTiP as the Tool of Neocolonialism

13/3:

1st session (10.00- 11.30)

  • Strikes, Demonstration, Workers Demands. How to Fight Together in Eastern Europe?
  • Anti-fascist and Anti-racist Action Specially in the Context of Refugees
  • Balkan federation Idea as the Project of Overcoming the Peripheral Position.

2nd Session (11.40-13.40)

  • Trade Unions and Social Movements – Anti-imperialist, Ecological etc. – in Eastern Europe and North Africa. Latin America and Strategies of Social Changes. The Project of Cooperation.
  • Socio-economical Consequences and Political Meaning of “Shock Therapy”.

Lunch (13.40- 14.10)

Main Session (14.15-16.00)

  • How to Build the Political Consciousness in Eastern Europe. How to Build the Common Strategy for our Region, the Alternative Consumerism, Ecological Issues and How to Coordinate our Collaboration?