The PEER Project is an action based research project which has been carried out in 9 European Countries with the aim of promoting participation, engagement and empowerment activities for Roma and Traveller Children & Youth.
It is funded through an EU Fundamental Rights and Citizenship grant JUST/2013/FRAC/AG/6230.
The International Peer Project Conference is taking place this year in Dublin and as part of this event an international celebration day will be held. UCD School of Education is proud to host this event which is taking place from November 4th from 9.30 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
OPENING ADDRESS: Dr. Niall Muldoon, Ombudsman for Children
WELCOME & INTRODUCTION:
Prof. Dympna Devine, Head of School of Education, UCD
Prof. Maria Roth, Social Work Department, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj, Romania
Dr Cath Larkins, Reader in Children’s Citizenship & Co-Director, The Centre for Children and Young People's Participation, University of Central Lancashire.
ROUNDTABLES: Discussion/Workshops of the learning outcomes across the 9 countries.
On this day members of PEER projects across Europe will showcase their work and the results achieved.
ALL WELCOME! Registration begins at 9.00 a.m.
For more information on the PEER Project see www.peeryouth.eu
Location: ALE Room, O'Brien Science Centre, University College Dublin
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