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Arts et Culture

Octobre 07 - Novembre 18

Conférences: all you need to know about the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Armoirie

Date :

07. 10. 2019 - 18. 11. 2019

Adresse :

Voir sur la carte Ecole primaire "Ben Heyart"
3, Place des Martyrs
8032 Strassen

Début de l'événement :

18:30

Fin de l'événement :

20:30

  • Mondy 07.10.2019 : Session 1: Introducing the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg – Key facts
    • Population, Geography, History, Economy, Institutional landscape, Culture

 

  • Mondy 14.10.2019 : Session 2: A historical journey from year 963 until today
    • Siegfried Count of the Ardennes, House of Luxembourg, Counts, Dukes and Emperors
    • 4 centuries of foreign dominations
    • Congress of Vienna, Treaty of London (1839, 1867), 3 Partitions, Independent Luxembourg
    • World War I, World War II (10 May 1940, Grand Duchess Charlotte, Resistance, Liberation)
    • Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg: A European destiny

 

  • Mondy 21.10.2019 : Session 3: National economy: from steel production to financial services
    • Brief overview of Luxembourg’s economic history
    • International and multicultural working environment, labor market, employment/unemployment
    • Luxembourg’s Banking and Finance Centre: Facts and figures
    • Industrial Diversification (ICT, Logistics, Biomedecine, Ecotechnologies, “Space Mining”)
    • Macroeconomic figures and general forecast

 

  • Mondy 04.11.2019 : Session 4: Monarchy, political institutions and international relations
    • Dynasties of the “Orange-Nassau” and the “Nassau Weilburg”
    • H.R.H. Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg: a short biography!
    • Institutional landscape, Political Parties, Chamber of Deputies, Government, Justice
    • Luxembourg’s European dimension and it’s place in the world
    • Inspiring Luxembourg: “Let’s make it happen”

 

  • Mondy 11.11.2019 : Session 5: Cultural life, art of living and famous Luxembourgers
    • Art, Literature, Music, Theater, Art of living
    • “My favorite places to visit” in Luxembourg or nearby
    • Most famous Luxembourgers in Culture, Politics and Sports, past and present
    • Major cultural institutions in the Greater Region
    • Information sources

 

  • Mondy 18.11.2019 : Session 6: Current challenges and perspectives of economic development
    • Presentation of current challenges and perspectives of economic development

 

Teacher : Jean JUNCK
Price : free of charge

Language : English