2010 Joint World Conference on Social Work and Social Development The Agenda
 
The conference will be held from 10th to 14th June 2010 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (www.hkcec.com.hk).
 
Three international and eight local hosts will jointly organize the conference. This first ever consortium offers a unique platform for more than 2,000 professionals, academics, practitioners, social planners, policy makers and advocates from East and West to meet, exchange, and develop an action agenda for social work and social development in the next decade.
 
We cordially invite you to join the journey in building a new action agenda and new direction and priorities for social work and social development.
 
We invite you to be part of the process of envisioning and shaping the agenda, to set the questions, to start the debates, and to:
 
Share new knowledge and skills, document best practice and development strategies, and empower each other in the pursuit of quality, excellence and innovation in practice and advocacy of social development and social work
   
Create learning opportunities as well as forums to expand the dialogue to find new solutions or new roles for the profession to meet the changing needs and problems
   
Lead the global debate, engage global institutions and create synergies among professionals to lead the global agenda for people-centered sustainable social progress.
 
A Global Conference on Social Issues is an inspiring event, you will never forget it. Your input is extremely important in building the AGENDA of the conference. Only with your active participation, our dream of people-centered sustainable social development will come true.
 
Official Languages
Simultaneous interpretation (SI) for English, French, Spanish and Chinese (Putonghua) will be provided in all keynote and plenary sessions. Symposium and parallel workshops will mainly be conducted in English.
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