The President of KES Belgium and President of the Federation of Kurdish Associations in the Benelux States Karine Rashidova gave a welcome address at the international conference in Moscow on the challenges of the Kurdish diaspora in Europe. In her speech, she underlined the importance of cohesion and common action to prevent the Kurdish youth from assimilating in Europe and forgetting their Kurdish language and culture. The conference, attended by numerous representatives of associations, academics and scholars from all over Europe and representatives of the Kurdish Regional Government, took place on 4/8/2018 and was organized by the Central Union of Kurdish Organizations of the former Soviet Union and was a great success. Many media reported. The conference was also an important milestone on the way to the establishment of the Confederation of Kurds in Europe on 25 09 2018 in the European Parliament in Brussels.