The Institute of Diaconal Sciences and Diaconal Management (Wuppertal/Germany), the United Evangelical Mission (Wuppertal/Germany), and the v. Bodelschwingh Foundations Bethel (Bielefeld/Germany) are organizing an international symposium on "Empowering Mutually: Advocacy, Charity, Spirituality".
The aim of this international conference is to bring various concepts of diaconic work worldwide into dialogue and reflect their position in the field of advocacy, charity, and spirituality from different contexts. The focus is on where and how forms of work and cooperation can lead to mutual enrichment and shared learning. Experts from diaconic institutions all over the world and representatives of diaconic science will report on current challenges and professional developments at their institutions. Students and alumni from the international MA Diaconic Management will present their research and respond to these questions:
Date: 12 May 2017
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Location: Assapheum, Bethelplatz 1
More information and the full programme can be found here.