The Swiss Government, through the Swiss PRO Programme, provides support to promote social inclusion and improve the position of vulnerable groups. The main topics of the event will be the importance of such support, both in the implementation of concrete social inclusion measures as well as at the level of local policy development.
At he event, main results of 26 social innovation projects that served to over 3,000 beneficiaries from vulnerable groups, which were implemented by local civil society organisations within the Swiss PRO Programme, will be presented. Also, activities of eight new projects aiming at improvement of access to rights and fullfing needs of people from vulnerable groups, which will be implemented by local self-governments in partnership with CSOs, will be announced.
The event will be attended by representatives of national and international institutions as well as local self-governments and civil society organizations.
13:00 - 13:05 Welcome speech:
13:05 - 13:20 Opening Addresses:
13:20 - 13:50 Presentation of project results:
13:50 - 14:00 Certificate award ceremony