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Call for participants: International Symposium on inclusion in international youth work

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Call for participants: International Symposium on inclusion in international youth work
Publication date
08/07/16 11:45
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OBJECTIVES OF THE SYMPOSIUM

  • To enrich the development of an inclusion strategy for International Youth Work through international impulses.
  • To question the current professional discourse about inclusion from an international perspective.
  • To discover and discuss approaches and examples of good practice for an inclusive design and implementation of the UN Disability Rights Convention (UN CRPD) in youth work and non-formal education.
  • To provide an opportunity for establishing contacts between dedicated experts and practitioners from different countries.
  • To gain new impulses and ideas.

TARGET GROUPS

  • Practitioners working in youth services and youth work in Germany and abroad dealing with or having a strong interest in inclusive approaches and international exchange,
  • Experts engaged in research, policy and practice related to the implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with disabilities or to the inclusive design of non-formal education.

The number of participants is limited to 60.

Conference languages: English, German, Sign language

Deadline for registration: 20 August 2016

Further information can be found at https://www.ijab.de/en/what-we-do/advancement/vision-inklusion/vision-inklusion/a/show/international-symposium-seeks-to-develop-an-inclusion-strategy-for-international-youth-work/

News topics
  • Diversity / intercultural dialogue
  • Social cohesion and equal opportunities
  • Youth work
Contact
Ms. Ulrike Werner / Mr. Christoph Bruners, E-mail: vision-inklusion@ijab.de

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