News

29
Apr

DBI attends the DB WAVE Final Conference in Seville

The 28th April 2022, the Executive Secretary of DBI and our Advocacy Trainee had the pleasure to attend the DB WAVE (Don Bosco Web for a More Inclusive VET in Europe) Final Conference at the SMX Provincial House – Inspectoria Salesiana Maria Auxiliadora in Seville (Spain) with the possibility to follow the event via youtube mainstream. The Conference agenda included

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23
Mar

SIRIUS Watch 2021 “Towards inclusive digital education for migrant children”

As member of the SIRIUS Network on Migrant Education, DBI is glad to disseminate the new “SIRIUS Watch 2021” on inclusive digital education for migrant children. The objective of the SIRIUS project is to support the major education policy debates with evidence by analysing and co-creating knowledge on the main challenges and policy approaches for inclusive education in Europe, by

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23
Mar

DBI attends the final event of the Civil Society Convention for the Conference on the Future of Europe

On the 21st and 22nd of March 2022 Don Bosco International attended the on-site final event in Brussels of the Civil Society Convention for the Conference on the Future of Europe. Founded in February 2021, the Convention actively engages in scrutinizing the democratic functioning of the Conference on the Future of Europe, ensuring genuine involvement of citizens and representative associations in this process. This

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16
Mar

DBI at the European Parliament for the Conference on the Right to Disconnect and Telework

On 15th March 2022, the Executive Secretary of DBI and our Advocacy Trainee had the honour to attend an on-site event at the European Parliament hemicycle for the Conference on the Right to Disconnect and Telework, organized by the European Commission Directorate General for Employment and Social Inclusion and the European Parliament. This future-oriented conference aimed at providing a forum

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10
Mar

Don Bosco International promotes child participation as the key of the European Child Guarantee

On the 4th of March 2022, the Ministers in charge of Family and Children Affairs of the 27 Member States of the European Union (EU) gathered in Paris, hosted by the French Presidency of the Council of the EU. The aim of this conference was to monitor the national implementation of the European Child Guarantee, a brand new social policy

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24
Feb

DBI at the European Economic and Social Committee for “Shaping Europe Together” – CoFoE

After a two-year stop, we finally had the opportunity to phisically attend the first on-site event organised by the European Economic and Social Committee in Brussels “Shaping Europe Together”, in the framework of the Conference on the Future of Europe. Due to the ongoing tragic events taking place in Ukraine in these days , it has been an occasion to

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14
Feb

DBI at SAAM Seminar “Capacity Building for Leadership in VET Mobility between Africa and Europe”

Today, the 14th February 2022, our Executive Secretary and our current DBI Trainee participated to a Seminar organised by SAAM (Supporting Alliance for African Mobility) pilot project, in the framework of an interesting and fruitful week dedicated to VET Mobility between Africa and the European Union. After having received a warm welcome from the SAAM promotors and coordinators and an

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11
Feb

DBI at the Policy Conference of SIRIUS 2.0 Policy Network

The DBI Executive Secretary and our current DBI Trainee participated in the 4th edition of the SIRIUS 2.0 project’s Policy Conference and General Assembly, on the 10th and 11th February 2022. The Policy Conference took place in a hybrid format both in Brussels and on Zoom the 10th February, followed by the General Assembly on the 11th. On the first

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2
Feb

Interfaith Youth Convention on the European Green Deal: the final report is out!

The European Green Deal was adopted by the European Commission in December 2019: since then, its provisions have been elaborated in more detail with respect to key sectors such as energy, transport, the circular economy, food, agriculture, climate protection, the preservation of biodiversity and so on. The primary objective of this monumental policy is to make our planet more sustainable:

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25
Jan

With and For Youth, through the pandemic

As the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen announced the past September, 2022 has been proclaimed the European Year of Youth. Therefore, in view of the Feast of the Don Bosco (31/1), DBI is organising an event for our friends and stakeholders in Brussels, celebrating those who are supporting youth through the pandemic.Accordingly, the title of this

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