Event 1: International conference in Osijek (Croatia)
Participation: The event involved 68 citizens on the first day of the conference and 69 citizens on the second day of the conference, including 9 participants from Serbia, 9 participants form FYRM, 37 participants from Croatia, 6 participants form UK, 3 participants from Hungary, 1 participant from Belgium, 1 participant from Germany, 1 participant from Afghanistan, 1 participant from Syria and 1 participant from Iraq.
Location / Dates: The event took place in Osijek, Croatia from 18/01/2017 to 19/01/2017 (Hotel Osijek)
Short description: The aim of the event was to make a short introduction in national policies regarding refugee protection in partner countries, as well as regarding refugee assistance in social integration in partner countries. During the second day of the conference, we presented Volontheka questionnaire and results of the research on volunteer services for migrants/refugees in partner countries. Very valuable part of the conference were the stories of the refugee in Croatia and volunteers who volunteer directly with the refugees.