posted in 2011-08-26
August 26th Soros International House ran a seminar in the framework of the Nordplus Adult project „Nordic Network for Empowerment of Immigrant Women without Prior Education Experience“. The seminar was attended by representatives from the Lithuanian Association of Adult Education, Red Cross Society, International Organization for Migration (IOM) Mission in Lithuania, Vilnius Gabriele Petkeviciate Bite Adult Education centre, representatives from The European Contact Group in Czech Republic, project coordinators and teachers from SIH.
The aim of the seminar was to present the final comparative report prepared by the project, share opinions on the situation of immigrant women and women on the whole in the labour market and education sector. An interesting discussion and sharing of ideas took place after SIH director Daiva Malinauskiene made a presentation on the ideas and the achieved so far results of the INTEGRA project, which aims to improve integration of immigrants into local society by providing them with opportunities to gain language skills on basic financial matters.
International projet products exhibition took place and later the products were spread among the participants.