The International Conference of the project FamilEU, which was organized by CARDET, was successfully held at the end of May 2016 at the University of Nicosia in Nicosia, Cyprus. The aim of the Conference was to discuss about the project’s philosophy and outcomes and present best practices in the area of social work. During the Conference, experts from the educational sector and professionals working in the field of social work introduced new practices of Family Training related to Social Work, with a special focus on the knowledge, skills and attitudes of adult members of families with socio-economic problems. The Conference attracted also people from the general public interested in the topic.

The event concluded by introducing to participants the practical aspect of Family Training and Social Work. In this regard, two parallel workshops were held on the area of Social Work leaving participants with a fully realized view on the activities of the Conference.