Tuesday 26 November 2019 to Wednesday 27 November 2019

„Different. Equal. Important.” is theme of this year’s Congress of Libraries, which will take place on 26-27th of October in Art Factory in Lodz. 

For the 10th time Information Society Development Foundation invites over 200 librarians from all over the Poland to share the experience and meet above divisions. This year’s edition is dedicated to the subject of equality and diversity.

On the first day of Congress (14:00-15:30), workshop of raising awareness about needs of excluded groups will be held by British Council.

During the workshop we will present examples of tools and good practice developed and implemented by British Council, based on 3 pillars: equality of chances, diversity and inclusion. We will tell you about supporting the dialogue, understanding and respect in organization and in a team. We will also think together why it is worth to use peaceful methods of solving everyday conflicts and challenges. 

There will be a chance to check the efficiency of this tools in practice, based on the examples from different organizations and experience of British Council – global organization, present in Poland for more than 80 years.

Participation is free of charge, registration required.