Fri, Jan 18, 2019

World Anti-Bullying Forum 2019 - WABF 2019


Dublin
Ireland

Start date: 4 Jun 2019
End date: 6 Jun 2019

wabf2019.com/

The aim of this international and multidisciplinary forum is to broaden our understanding of bullying, harassment, discrimination, ostracism and other forms of degrading treatment and violence among children and youth. The forum will encourage this by sharing knowledge and exploring new perspectives and acknowledging that bullying and other forms of inhumane or degrading treatment have to be understood as a complex interplay between individual, interpersonal and contextual factors.

The forum invites perspectives from different disciplines and areas such as (but not limited to) psychology, social psychology, sociology, social anthropology, education, gender studies, social work, health sciences, childhood studies, political science, philosophy, and criminology. The intention of the forum is to create multidisciplinary and cross-level dialogues, panels and meetings to improve the understanding of bullying and the work to stop and prevent it. The forum in 2019 will also emphasize the importance of cross-cultural and cross-national dialogues and sharing of knowledge and experiences to reach an even more thorough understanding of the complexity of bullying.

The 1st World Anti-Bullying Forum was held in 2017 in Stockholm, Sweden with almost 600 participants representing 37 different countries worldwide.

For more information and videos from the previous forum, see the link to the website: http://www.wabf2017.com

 

 

 

 

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