Session 06.07

Ready for anything: training staff to work with refugees

  • Thursday 13 Sept
  • Room L, Level 1, Palexpo
  • Level: intermediate
  • Related Expert Communities Guidance and Counselling

A comprehensive programme for the inclusion of refugee students should also include training and guidance for academic and administrative staff who will provide support to the students throughout their studies. In this session, you’ll learn about available resources and practical initiatives that can assist teaching and administrative staff in carrying out their work with refugee students in the most professional way possible.


  • Refugees
  • Leadership & strategy


  • Marie Aurousseau, 
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel - VUB, Belgium


  • Frederik Smets, 
    UNHCR, Belgium
  • Silvia Oitner, 
    Alice Salomon University of Applied Science Berlin, Germany


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