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24-25 March, 2021: 2nd. European Convention of Family-Friendly Municipalities: “MOVING TOWARDS FAMILY-FRIENDLY EUROPE“

March 25 | 9:00 am - 11:30 am

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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until 25 March, 2021

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LOCATION: From Tallinn, Estonia (ONLINE)

DATE: 24 and 25 March, 2021, 9,00 to 11,30 am (CET)

ONLINE

With the support of:

2nd. EUROPEAN CONVENTION OF FAMILY FRIENDLY MUNICIPALITIES

ONLINE

WEDNESDAY 24 AND THURSDAY, 25th.  MARCH

9,00 to 11,30 am (CET)

 

Wed, 24 March

9:00 Welcome (10’)

  • Aage Õunap, President of Estonian Association (NPO)
  • Regina Maroncelli, President of ELFAC

9:10 Cooperation between the state and local governments for the well-being of families (20’)

  • Signe Riisalo, Minister of Social Protection, Government of Estonia

Questions and answers (5’)

9:35 Children’s subjective well-being in comparative perspective (20’)

  • Professor Dagmar Kutsar, University of Tartu, Faculty of Social Sciences, Institute of Social Studies, Associate Professor in Social Policy 

Questions and answers (5’)

10:00 SDG, Families and Local Policies (20’)

  • Alice Siragusa, Coordinator of the project “Localising SDGs”, Joint Research Centre, EU Science Hub, European Commission

Questions and answers (5’)

10:25 The saturation of services: An opportunity for families and municipalities (15’)  

  • Luciano Malfer, General director, Agency for Family and Youth, Autonomous Province of Trento (Italy)

Questions and answers (5’)

10:45 Round table with young people about growing up in a large family and family policies (40’) 

  • Moderator: Estonian journalist (from Estonia)
  • Participants: Italy, Estonia, Poland and Portugal
  1. What does it mean to grow up in a large family? Opportunities and Challenges
  2. Starting a family – WHEN, WHY? What are the challenges? What are the supportive measures?
  3. Leaving home – the transition process. How to make it smoother for young people? 
  4. What does family-friendly mean to them?
  5. What do you expect from your municipality?

11:25 Closing remarks (5’)

 

Thursday, 25 March

9:00 The Network of European Family Friendly Municipalities (15’) –

  • Raul Sanchez, Secretary general, ELFAC

9:10 The certification process and the establishment of a family plan (20’)

  • Luciano Malfer, General director, Agency for Family and Youth, Autonomous Province of Trento (Italy)

9:20 Questions and answers (10’)

9:30 Demographic challenges of Europe at local level (15’)

  • Dubravka Suica, Vice president for Democracy and Demography, European Commission

9:45 Q&A

GOOD PRACTICES

10:00 A good practice from Estonia: Youth Guarantee Support System for the youth in local municipalities (15’)

  • Kelli Ilisson – Ministry of Social Affairs (Adviser)

10:15 Section I: The family plan (30’)

  • 10’
  • 10’
  • Q&A

10:45 Section II: Actions and policies (30’)

  • 10’
  • 10’
  • Q&A

11:15 Section III: Specific actions for large families (30’)

  • 10’
  • 10’
  • Q&A

11:45 Delivery of diplomas to new municipality members

  • Regina Maroncelli, president of ELFAC

Details

Date:
March 25
Time:
9:00 am - 11:30 am

Venue

Superministry
Suur-Ameerika 1
Tallinn, 10129 Estonia
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