Family Enrichment in the World
PANAMA, HONDURAS AND DOMINICAN REPUBLIC
The data from the year 2013 from each participating country shows that Family Enrichment courses are often complemented by lectures and other sessions that Family Enrichment centers offer. In this vein, some of this conferences were held in Panama, Tegucigalpa and Dominican Republic, involving more than 300 couples.
CONGRESS OF MILITARY FAMILIES IN COLOMBIA
The second Congress of Military Families, titled "The hero of Our Home" was held October 22-23 at the Universidad de la Sabana. Dr. Luis Carreras, spanish moderator, gave a lecture on the work of the successful father.
FIRST LETTER COURSE IN BELGIUM
In mid-January this course was held in Acacia School in Brussels, involving fourteen couples, and was guided by a director and two young team leaders.
FIRST ANNUAL MEETING OF FAS PROJECT
The first annual meeting of the Families and Socie
ties project, which brought together all the partners thereof, was held in Tallinn, Estonia, from January 8-10.
SEMINARS IN BRUSSELS
On January 28 and 29, two seminars organized to present the first results of the Families and Societies project took place in Brussels. The seminars were organized by Population Europe (of the Max Planck Institute) in collaboration with the Population Center if the University of Oxford, the European University Institute, the
International Federation for Family Development, and the European Economic and Social Committee.
EVENT IN PREPARATION FOR THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE FAMILY IN NAIROBI
On January 23-24, an event organized in preparation for this year´s Twentieth Anniversary of the International Year of the Family took place at Strathmore University, Nairobi. Conferences involved, among others, Renata Kaczmarska, Coordinator of the Family Program of the United Nations.
1. "Children suffer rise in sleep problems because of Xbox consoles and Apple iphones"
, Dion Dassanayake. (Daily Express, December 2013)
2. “The 20 challenges of XXI Century educ
, M.J. Pérez- Barco (Spanish)
Do you know what resources your child will need to adapt to future changes? Creativity and emotional intelligence are two areas that must develop the s
chool of the future.
3. IFFD PAPER nº 28
: An example of intergenerational solidarity. Retirement and the current economic and social situation.