Bi-Annual ConferencesEvents

The deadline for submitting papers, workshops and posters for the 7th bi-annual research conference of ReDi in Berlin from 12-14 September has been extended. The new deadline is 15 June 2018.


The conference theme is “Beyond Services – Towards Justice” with subthemes on “Globalisation and Justice from a Theological Perspective”, “Economics of Solidarity”, “Welfare, Gender and the Crisis of Care” and “Diaconal Science in Current Academic Curricula”. A set of high level keynote speakers will be complemented by papers sessions, workshops, poster sessions and cultural evenings in Berlin. For more information about workshops and paper sessions, please have a look at the updated call for papers. For more information about the conference, please have a look at the conference invitation & programme.


The conference will be hosted by Diakonie Deutschland, together with Eurodiaconia, and the Institute for the Study of Christian Social Services at the Universtiy of Heidelberg, Germany.


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