“A Virtual Journey through history and Antigypsyism” – Commemoration in Italy
LIVE BROADCAST on Sunday, 2 August 2020, 16:00 - 18:30 CET
The Journey will report stories of Antigypsyism, persecution and memory, with a virtual live visit of the Auschwitz Memorial Museum and the extermination camp of Birkenau.
It will bring the direct testimonies of Rita Prigmore, who survived eugenic experiments during Nazism, of Goffredo Bezzecchi and Gennaro Spinelli, who survived the persecutions in the fascist Italy.
It will give voices to Italian Sinti and Roma communities, interconnecting many relevant places of Roma history and participation: Bolzano, Florence, Lucca, Milan, Rome, Turin, Monserrato, Prato, Agnone, Isernia, Lanciano, Laterza, with the contribution of scholars, activists, journalists, thematic experts, Eva Rizzin, Roberto Bortone, Alessandro Luciani, Alessandro Pistecchia, Domenico Guarino, Sergio Talamo.
The initiative will be opened by the Director of UNAR, Triantafillos Loukarelis, the President of Formez, Alberto Bonisoli, the head of the Italian delegation of IHRA, Ambassador Luigi Maccotta, the Hon. Emanuele Fiano.
Commemoration ceremonies across Europe
Memorial to the Sinti and Roma of Europe murdered under National Socialism, Berlin (DE), 2 August 2020, 21:00 CET
Nehru Part, Budapest (HU), 1 August 2020 17:00 CET – 2 August 2020 17:00 CET
LIVE BROADCAST on Sunday, 2 August 2020, at noon CET
LIVE BROADCAST on Sunday, 2 August 2020, 10:00 and 21:00 CET
Ceija Stojka Platz, Vienna (AT), 2 August 2020, 16:00 – 18:30 CET with LIVE BROADCAST
2 August 2020, 2 August, 17:00 EST (UTC−04:00), Virtual Event
2 August 2020, 10.00 – 12.30 BST
Náměstí Míru in Prague (CZ), 2 August 2020
LIVE BROADCAST on Sunday, 2 August 2020, 16:00 – 18:30 CET
Roter Salon Rom e.V. Köln, Cologne (DE), 2 August 2020, 18:00 CET