From the 22nd to 24th September 2022, The International Secretariat attended a seminar organized by the European region of MMTC, the MTCE, in Lisboa, Portugal. Funded by EZA organization.

Adult movements from Italy, Switzerland, Germany, France, Spain, Portugal met in Seminário Nossa Senhora de Fátima, Alfragide.

The national movements gathered to reflect on the following theme:          
“Impact of the coronavirus pandemic on employment and social issues – lessons learned / measures for reconstruction”.

Presentations given were on

  • Confederation of social economy enterprises and organizations in Europe. by Juan Antonio Pedreño, President of “Social Economy Europe”         
  • Lessons learned during the Covid time. by Sebastián Mora Rosado, Refugee Chair Advisor in the Comillas Pontifical University (Spain).
  • Education and Employment Projects. by Lisandra Rodrigues, Coordinator of Associaçao Santa Teresa (Portugal) also a former member of YCW Portugal.