Red Cross Conference on Migration, Budapest

first_img LinkedIn 0 Similar Stories Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment. Red Cross Launches Creative Writing Contest Deadline for attending: 18/06/2010Deadline for contributors (speakers, trainers, facilitators): 31/05/2010Positive Images Conference 2010Date: 24 – 25 June 2010Location: Gerbeaud, 1051 Budapest, Vorosmarty ter 7-8, HungaryThe British Red Cross would like to invite you to an exciting two day event exploring the role of youth in the EU in addressing the phenomenon of migration.Day one of the Positive Images Conference will focus on sharing good practice and building capacity among participants in developing youth awareness-raising projects on migration issues. This will be of particular interest to development education and migration organisations, Red Cross National Societies as well as education policy makers and practitioners. The Positive Images grant scheme will also be launched at the conference, enabling EU Red Cross National Societies to apply for grants to fund youth awareness-raising projects.Day two will focus on the inclusion of migration and development topics in EU education systems. This will be of particular interest to education policy makers, practitioners and organisations seeking to influence policy and practice, including applicants to the Positive Images grant scheme seeking to undertake advocacy as part of their projects. Participants will explore the need for and benefits of engaging young people on migration and development issues, the role of education in engaging young people as well as methods for influencing education policy and practice. This will be facilitated by interactive sessions and case studies. Participants will also explore practical approaches for initiating change in their local educational systems.Please note that the language of the conference will be English. Please also note that there is no charge associated with registering for the conference. Lunch will be provided on both days. However participants are expected to meet their own travel and accommodation costs to Hungary.If you are interested in attending, please complete the registration form by 18 June 2010.Please note that we are also seeking contributors for various roles relating to the conference. For further details please download the call for contributors document.For further information, please email us at [email protected] website. My Most Magical Capitals in Europe → Tweet +1center_img May 24, 2010 Published by Site Default Red Cross Conference on Migration, Budapest Pocket Share 0 ← Summer School “Bogomils” in Ohrid, Macedonia Redditlast_img read more