Youth work: to whom and for what?
Tampere Centre for Childhood, Youth and Family Research PERLA organises in collaboration with the Youth Work and Youth Research at the University of Tampere an open research seminar on youth work in contemporary societies. Youth work is a profession with particular ethos emphasising the special standing of young people in society as well as special competences needed in working professionally with young people. In the seminar, the specificities of youth work are analysed in transnational and local contexts.
We warmly welcome all interested to participate!
Time: Friday, January 12, 12-15 pm
Place: Väinö Linna lecture hall (1st floor), University of Tampere, Kalevantie 5
12.15 Päivi Honkatukia: Opening of the seminar
12.45 Dana Fusco: Youth Work: A Strategy for Social Progress?
Juha Nieminen: A short commentary
14.00 Juha Nieminen & Anu Gretschel: The Social in Youth Work – Excerpts from Finnish Youth Work and Policy
Dana Fusco: A short commentary
15.00 Ending of the seminar
We warmly welcome all interested to participate! We kindly ask you to register by filling out the following form:
More information: Päivi Honkatukia (firstname.lastname@example.org / 0503268458)