Session 06.07

Ready for anything: training staff to work with refugees

  • Thursday 13 Sept
    11:30-12:30
  • 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.

Topics

  • Refugees
  • Leadership & strategy

Chair

  • Marie Aurousseau, 
    Vrije Universiteit Brussel - VUB, Belgium

Speakers

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