On the occasion of the GULAG Memorial Year and in honor of the victims of the Bolshevik forced labor system, a commemorative conference titled Forced Labor in Hungary, from Both Sides of the Barbed Wire is being organized in Csolnok. Opening remarks will be made by Péterné Kolonics, Mayor of Csolnok. Among those invited to speak are : Emőke Kovács, GULAG Memorial Year Program Manager; Pál Völner, Secretary of State and Member of the National Assembly; Adrienn Marschal, historian; Ibolya Tislér-Horváth of the Ministry of Public Administration and Justice; and Ervin Ernst, Director of the Fellowship of Political Prisoners.
Location: Kossuth Lajos Cultural Center, Hősök tere (Square) 13, Csolnok
Date: 9:30 AM on (Friday) March 3rd, 2017