Portugal Conference


roolup2International conference

Citizen time: act, play, involve!


13- 14.11.2019

Hour Day1
9-9.15 Registration
9.15- 9.45 9.15.-9.30 Welcome by Europe for citizens national project officer/European Integration network member

Welcome by coordinator and host organisations

9.45 – 10 keynote speaker: EU initiatives to promote integration. – From the Common basic principles revision to further initiatives. Integration action plan, EU portal
10.00 – 10.30 Human rights, 3rd country nationals and minorities. Public perception (results of national questionnaires/media research implemented by partner organisations)
10.30-11.00 Coffee break, background of videos combating discrimination
11.00-12.00 Panel discussion: intercultural dialogue inside local communities, at regional, national and international level. European resources for good practices: European Web Site on Integration and others. Prearrival online tools for immigrants.
12.00-12.50 Parallel workshops: challenges of countries sending immigrants, challenges of countries receiving immigrants and integration reintegrating ex-immigrants
12.50-13.10 Plenary session of reporting results
13.10 Standing lunch and networking
14.00 -15.00 Non-formal workshop (world cafe method): Present and future challenges:

education challenges for immigrants and TCNs – particularities employment challenges. social integration public view of immigrants. mass media influence

15.00-15.15 Plenary session of reporting results
15.15-15.30 Coffee break
15.30- 17.00 Unconference (know how exchange): tool fair on experience in working with immigrants and TCNs of the project partners and other affiliated NGOs
17 – 17.30 Project overview, organisations tasks and responsibilities, organising volunteering activities. Opportunities for participants to get involved and shape the project. Becoming an influencer.

Reporting, impact and results

9.00 – 10 Keynote speaker: Gamifying the process of citizen involvement. Stimulating citizen motivation
10.00 – 10.30 Workshop: national stakeholders maps, gamified processes for volunteering and forum activation
10.30 – 11.00 Coffee break
11.00 – 12.00 keynote speaker: waves of migration and characteristics.
12.00 -13.00 parallel workshops: – art as means for awareness – cultural/sport events as means for awareness – non-formal learning methodologies rising awareness
13.00-14.00 Stand up lunch and networking event
14.00-15.00 Team building exercises. Applications with volunteers
15.00 – 15.30 Communication and public relations tools: stimulating meaningful debate and citizen involvement;
15.30 – 15.45 Coffee break
15.45 – 16.30 keynote speaker. Citizens’ opportunities for policy making, EU funds for migrants
16.30 – 17.30 Keynote speaker: Creating high impact awareness events: methodology adapted to the age group; main issues