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Lisbon - Third Global Youth Mentoring Network Conference

Start: 19/10/2017 at 09:30

End: 19/10/2017 at 16:30


The 2017 Global Youth Mentoring Network’s annual conference will take place at the University Institute of Lisbon on Thursday 19 October. This year's edition is entitled Youth Mentoring, Cultural Diversity, Minorities and Migrant Groups and  will draw on international perspectives on youth mentoring in the context of ethnic diversity and migration.

Speakers will present, among other, the reality of cultural diversity in formal education, social benefits of mentoring programs for ethnic minorities and migrants and the impact of youth mentoring in fostering citizenship and the inclusion of youths from ethnic minorities. Good practices will also be presented. Full programme

The admission is free but registration is required.

The conference is sponsored by the Centre for Social Research and Intervention; the Community, Education, and Development Research Group; and the UNESCO Child and Family Research Centre.


Global Youth Mentoring Network


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