21 & 22 JUNE 2018 at Quartz-Brest
Disabilities and work
European perspectives

Symposium open to all public
Parlement européen
Event under the patronage of the European Parliament

100 years

The objective is to provide a broad overview of the situation in Europe, though a lively and dynamic symposium event. Videos of first-hand accounts will be collected throughout Europe, from people with disabilities, guest-speaker "experts" will be asked to react and posters will complement the conference-room sessions.

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  • Day 1
  • Thursday June, 21

Who? Why?

  • Day 2
  • Friday June, 22

Where? How to?

The four questions asked: "Who?" Why? Where? How? will be illustrated by first-hand accounts from workers with disabilities, presentations by researchers and round tables by professionals from the adapted sector and enterprises, hailing from several European countries.

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Agnieszka Kołodziejczak

Agnieszka Kołodziejczak

Social businesses project manager at JA TY MY

Alain Vilbrod

Alain Vilbrod

Lecturer and researcher

Jacques Le Goff

Jacques Le Goff

University professor

Docteur Roger Banks

Docteur Roger Banks


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The organisers

This symposium is organised by the associations managing Social enterprises (ESAT) or Adapted Enterprises in the Finistère region: Genêts d’Or, Papillons blancs du Finistère, Kan ar Mor, La mutualité 29-56, APF, ADAPT, Sevel Services and ARFIE, federating 57 NGOs in 16 European countries.


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