Saturday, March 19, 2016 - 16:30
Foyer, Theater aan het Spui
Former diplomat and Arabist Petra Stienen will present the Daily Matters talk show REFUGEES, THE RECAP. After the world premiere of the Dutch documentaryVergeet Mij Niet, filmmaker Jan-Jaap Kuiper and Toon Peters, director of the elementary school from the film; De Verrekijker, will join the conversation about the Dutch refugee policy. Also a guest is Janine di Giovanni, A Matter of ACT activist from 7 Days in Syria, she will discuss the current situation in Syria and René Bruin from UNHCR will talk about the Turkey deal. Inbewteen there will be a musical performance by A Matter of ACT activist Sonita (Sonita). Also a guest the talkshow is Navanethem Pillay, honorable guest of A Matter of ACT, former UN High Commissioner for Human Rights and the first non-white judge in South-Africa.