BELGIAN LATIN AMERICA NETWORK
PhD Department of General Education - Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
The nonprofit organization Siempre launched its manifesto this Tuesday, November 13th, in the headquarters of the European Network Against Racism (ENAR), in Brussels, with the participation of prominent figures of the Belgian academic and socio-political landscape.
Saturday 13th of October, one thousand Hondurans left the city of San Pedro Sula in a three thousand kilometer attempt to reach the United States on foot, in the hopes of receiving political asylum. By the time the migrant caravan crossed the Guatemalan border, it had grown into a convoy of over three thousand Hondurans fleeing the cycle of poverty, corruption and organized crime.
Encuentro proudly launches the Call for Papers for its first international workshop in collaboration with Kadoc-Ku Leuven, 8th-9th April 2019, Leuven, Belgium.
The Low Countries and Latin America from the 19th Century until Present. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Shared Histories and Sources.
To celebrate the ENCUENTRO Kick-Off, we created the expo BE-LA PAST AND PRESENT ENCOUNTERS, exhibiting archival materials from AMSAB-ISG and KADOC-KU Leuven as well as photographic work by ENCUENTRO members Tessa Boeykens, Allan Souza Queiroz and Eva Willems. Explore the stories behind the captivating pictures!
A exposição BE-LA Encontros Passados e Presentes foi pensada por ocasião do lançamento da rede ENCUENTRO, e deseja jogar luz sobre o fenômeno da solidariedade entre a América Latina e a Bélgica, hoje e no passado. Este artigo contém as histórias de vida apresentadas junto ao material de arquivos pessoais na exposição BE-LA Encontros Passados e Presentes.