"International Conference on Volunteering in the Disability Sector: Quality and Qualification in Volunteering for Disability"
In the end of May and the beginning of June 2013, EASPD organized in close cooperation with the Greek SAMO organisation IER, its first General Assembly of 2013 and an International Conference on Volunteering in Thessaloniki, Greece
The conference presented and discussed the results of the European project Quality and Qualification in Volunteering for Disability (QQVD). The project has identified and compared models of good practice in organising voluntary projects and activities for persons with disabilities that are applied in different European countries.
The QQVD project final conference included roundtable discussions on the political and institutional approaches to volunteering in the disability sector and presentations of the QQVD partners on different aspects of volunteering.
Conference report is available here