EESC receives 'Asila' Golden Prize 2011

13 Sep 2011

Luis Miguel Pariza Castaños awarded with the Golden Prize 2011, on behalf of the EESC, in Spanish Torrevieja

On 10 September 2011 Luis Miguel Pariza Castaños was invited to the Spanish Torrevieja, where he was awarded, on behalf of the EESC, with the Golden Prize 2011. The Spanish immigrants' NGO 'Asila' granted this prize to the EESC in recognition of its work in favour of just living conditions for migrants and fight against xenophobia and racism. The ceremony took place during the colourful Festival of Latin Culture, with excellent dance shows by Ballet of Mexico.

Photo gallery here.