Results for "Social inclusion"

Webinar: Inclusive labour markets: a support service for persons with disabilities to match their skills with employment opportunities

Webinar: Inclusive labour markets: a support service for persons with disabilities to match their skills with employment opportunities

Operação de Emprego para Pessoas com Deficiência (OED) works directly with persons with disabilities to provide meaningful opportunities for employment. It works with persons with disabilities to find employment that fits their skills and needs, whilst also providing follow-up support and training to ensure successful workplace integration. It also interacts directly with employers to ensure that workplaces and recruitment processes are accessible.

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Sharing Time to Improve Mental Health and Social Cohesion: The Example of Time Banks

Sharing Time to Improve Mental Health and Social Cohesion: The Example of Time Banks

The Associació Salut i Família has been promoting for more than twenty years the creation of free service exchange networks between people who live and / or work in the same neighborhood, town or city. These networks for the exchange of services, skills, knowledge and relationships between people take the hour of time as a unit of value and exchange.

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#Toys&DiversityOpinions
OPINION: Transforming marketing and advertising of toys through positive portrayals of children in all their diversity

OPINION: Transforming marketing and advertising of toys through positive portrayals of children in all their diversity

The toys children play with have a powerful impact on the way they perceive the world.  Presenting positive portrayals of children in all their diversity is crucial: toy companies should take a transformative approach to ensure their toys and associating marketing are diverse.

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