East Africa Social Work Conference

Theme: Professional Social Work and Sustainable Development in Africa

Social Work Conference is scheduled to hold at Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (KCEV) from the 19th - 22nd of March 2018 and is organised by Makerere University.

The Social Work Conference will be covering areas like social work ethics and legislation, social and environmental justice in a changing global environment, population dynamics, human rights, gender equality and social justice.

As part of celebrating World Social Work Day 2018, the international conference will address issues such as rampant poverty, community and environmental sustainability, and the challenges of sustainable development in Africa.

The conference will feature other sub-themes, such as :

  • Poverty, unemployment, socio-economic inequalities and sustainable poverty eradication
  • Population dynamics, human rights, gender equality and social justice
  • Social administration, policy processes and advocacy
  • Social work education: curricula, pedagogy, field practice, career pathways and research
  • Social work ethics and legislation
  • Social protection and social security systems: challenges and innovations
  • Social and environmental justice in a changing global environment
  • Social work linkages, networks and partnerships for development
  • Indigenous and innovative social work models and approaches
  • Social work with special groups: children, youths, the elderly, victims of conflict, violence and human trafficking, minority groups, and others.


When & Location

19/03/2018 08:00 AM to 22/03/2018 05:00 PM

Event Organiser:
Makerere University.
Kigali Conference and Exhibition Village (KCEV)
+256 414 545040

Event Price:

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