On October 22sd, 2019, 11 teachers and caregivers took part in the first IFCU-Handicap Project outreach workshop in the Université Catholique de Lille, France.
This TH Conseil co-animated workshop aimed at encouraging participants to interact and speak out, giving them tools and knowledge about handicap so as to apprehend better their relation and interaction with students with disabilities.
With regards to the support of the Mutuelle St Christophe and the Fondation Handicap Malakoff-Médéric, this project includes 4 university members of the Federation: the Institut Catholique of Paris, the Université Catholique de l’Ouest, the Université Catholique of Lille and the Institut Catholique of Toulouse.
Following up to this workshop, a coaching day is planned at the Institut Catholique of Paris for December 4th, 2019. This time, students with disabilities will benefit from practice drills to improve their internship and first job research.
Additionnal outreach workshops and coaching days are set up take place in the project’s partner universities in 2020.
Mr. Nicolas VERGIER
International Federation of Catholic Universities (IFCU)