Lessons from the Middle-East and ways forward

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Virta building, room 109, address: Åkerlundinkatu 5.


Let´s Work Together action group

Introduction by Ilkka Jaakkola, followed by comments and discussion

Mr Ilkka Jaakkola has a long-term experience as a consultant and developer of partnerships and projects, which aim at supporting inclusion of refugees and migrants from the Middle-East in Finland, and rehabilitation and reconstruction in the area. In the event, he is providing a mission report about his current round trip in the Middle-East, is commenting mainstream aid mechanisms and methods, and suggests alternative ways to proceed. The presentation is followed by comments and discussion about possibilities to develop participatory partnerships between educational and other actors in Pirkanmaa and the Middle-East.

The event is open to all.

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Anja Heikkinen, anja.heikkinen@uta.fi