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Fundraising for the flood victims in Pakistan

14 Mar

A German-English theater play by Supriyo Bandyopadhyay

17. May 2011, 20.00 Uhr Euro Theater Central

Translation & Assistance: Katharina und Marilena Savvides
Marketing: Nusrat Sheikh
Cast: Qurratulain Zaman , Adnan Ishaq, Roma Rajpal, Anja Hauptmann, Shadi Khan Saif, Tanveer Akbar, Onkar Singh Janoti, Asmita Kohli, Axel Schmidt, Julia Holzbach, Antonio Wojahn, Katharina Kluwe.

Rina, an indian actress wants to present her latest film at a press conference somewhere in Germany. But as one journalist asks Rina a question about her past, the press conference turns into a political discussion about the Indian-Pakistan-conflict as well as about the reunification of Germany. Different opinions and points of view are being included, displaying the large variety of ideas about these conflicts.

Ticket: 15,-€. 7,-€
Reservation: 0228-65 29 51
Information: // www.
Euro Theater Central Bonn, Dreieck/Münsterplatz, 53111 Bon


Faiz Music Evening

6 Mar

Concert to celebrate 100 Birth Anniversary of Urdu Poet Faiz Ahmad Faiz on Saturday (12.03.11) with collaboration of Urdu Society of Europe.
Venue: Im Mühlenbach 14-18
Lengsdorf Bonn

Appeal for Flood victims in Pakistan

13 Sep

According to the United Nations emergency aid service around 20 million people are affected by the floods in Pakistan. 1,600 people lost their lives.
The extent of the disaster is enormous. The number of people affected is compared to other natural disasters are exceptionally high, says the UN.
Even if the water level goes down it will take a long time before people get to normal life. Their crop is destroyed. Homes, schools and clinics are badly damaged or destroyed.
In this situation, it is extremely important to set a sign of solidarity. Therefore, the German-Indian-Pakistan Forum (DIP-Forum) eV is collecting donations for the reconstruction of a social project in Pakistan. The DIP-Forum is a nonprofit coalition of Indians, Pakistanis and Germans, who maintain an active cross-cultural understanding.
Every donation is welcome! – Donation receipts will be issued on request.
Donations should be sent to:
VR Bank Bonn
Recipient: DIP-Forum e.V.
Account no.: 620 320 10 26
Sort code: 38 16 02 20
Purpose: Pakistan floods victims

Collecting donations at Friedensplatz, Bonn

8 Sep

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Reading with Hasnain Kazim

18 May

Organized by DIP Forum in cooperation with the Südasien Büro

Hasnain Kazim is SPIEGEL correspondent in Islamabad. In his book, he describes how his family first migrated from India to Karachi in 1947 and then in the seventies, migrated from there to Germany. Kazim tells his German-Indian-Pakistani family story with much humor and also reflects on Germany’s immigration policy.