Caritative social work

General assembly in Copenhagen.

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EZA (“European Center for workers’ questions”, Germany) kick-off seminar “Key areas of the European social dialogue” and General assembly of takes place in Copenhagen, November 30 – December 2, 2017. Latvian Christian academy is membering EZA since 2004 and Rector of LChrA prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane and assist.prof. Guntis Dišlers will attend the event.

Celebrating 25 years of Social work profession in Lithuania – LChrA rector addresses Lithuanian Parliament.

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In October 3, 2017, 25 years of Social work profession in Lithuania were celebrated in Lithuanian Parliament. Among guests and participants of the congress were both researchers and practitioners from USA, Finland, Austria and (of course) Lithuania. Prof. Skaidrite Gūtmane, Rector of Latvian Christian academy, presented “Caritative social work innovation in methodology”, receiving very good […]

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In October 5, 2017, an Agrrement of cooperation between Latvian Christian academy and St. Ignatius Loyola College in Kaunas, Lithuania, was signed by Director Dr. Aivaras Anužis and Prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane, Rector of Latvian Christian academy.

International social work symposium in Kolping College of Applied Sciences, Kaunas, LT.

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International social work symposium “Challenges of social inclusion: The perspective of cross-cultural social work” was held in October 5, 2017, at Kolping  College of Applied Sciences, Kaunas, Lithuania. Rector of Latvian Christian academy prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane presented innovation of Caritative social work in the plenary session of the symposium.

Rector of LChrA prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane – member of the Scientific committee of the International conference.

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An International Scientific-Practical Conference “Challenges of Social Inclusion: the Perspective of Cross-Cultural Social Work“ will be held on the 5th of October 2017  at Kolping University of Applied Sciences (Lithuania). Rector of Latvian Christian academy prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane has been accepted as member of the Scientific committee of the Conference.

European Integration development discussed in Siegburg, Germany.

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Joint seminar of EZA (“European Center for Workers’ Questions”, Germany) and KSI (“Katholisch-Sozialen Institut”, Germany) was held in June 14-16, 2017, in Siegburg, Germany. The seminar was aimed at preparation of the next European Social Week and various issues of the European integration were debated – involvement of workers to promote European integration, social inclusion, […]

EZA seminar on Innovations and new Employment Trends in Latvia and the Baltic States.

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The annual EC EZA (“European Center for Workers’ Questions”, Germany) seminar was held at Latvian Christian academy in June 8-9, 2017, titled “Quality jobs: From minimum wage to an innovation Economy and new employment Trends in the Baltic States in contrast to other European countries”. The innovations issue was analyzed against larger background of the […]

SMART IDEAS ARE FAR MORE IMPORTANT THAN SMART TECHNOLOGIES!

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Latvian Christian academy has received an awarding ERASMUS+ “Jean Monnet Module” Plaque from EC EACEA (Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency) in  May, 2017. As the following letter states, “The purpose of this plaque is twofold. It serves primarily as a label signifying quality in European integration studies and represents the achievements of your Jean […]

Publication in the International Deaconate Center proceedings, dedicated to its 50th Anniversary.

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50th Anniversary edition “Diaconia Christi” of the International Deaconate Center of the Roman Catholic Church (Internationales Diakonatszentrum) has come out recently; an article by prof. Skaidrīte Gūtmane, Rector of Latvian Christian academy, titled Caritative social work – call for mission” is included. The article is based on her presentation at the IDC Congress in Rome, […]

ERASMUS+ cooperation agreement with KatHO University (Germany) signed.

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Prof. Dr. Thomas Hülshoff and group from Catholic University of Applied Sciences of North Rhine-Westphalia (KatHO NRW) visited Latvian Christian academy in August 23, 2016, and the ERASMUS+ Interinstitutional agreement was signed between both universities, and cooperation prospects discussed regarding student and teaching staff mobility and research development. The Academy has gained a new partner-university […]