Multiculturalism and Integration in Europe


Joost Lagendijk (Co-president of the Turkey-EU Joint Parliamentary Committee)

Joost Lagendijk, Co-president of the Turkey-EU Joint Parliamentary Committee, joined the seminar at Arab Orthodox Church conference room in Antakya. Adviser of the Greens in the European Parliament, Ali Yurttag├╝l and Osman Kavala also participated in the seminar as speakers. They discussed issues including when and how multiculturalism became an issue in Europe, xenophobia and islamofobia as well as integration problems in Europe, the situation of Turkey in terms of multicultural life, and intercultural dialogue in the case of Antakya.