The Intercultural Week under the slogan “Diversity connects” will take place from Sunday, 24 September, to Saturday, 30 September 2017. The Intercultural Week is an initiative of the German Bishops’ Conference (DBK), the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) and the Greek Orthodox Metropolis. Churches, municipalities, welfare associations, trade unions, integration councils and commissioners, migrant organizations and initiative groups are supporting the event. In more than 500 cities and municipalities, around 5,000 events will take place. More information about the events in Ludwigshafen can be found on the website of the Intercultural Week.