ERIC Number: ED277874
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
European Conference 'Training, Employment and Integration of Disabled Persons' (Berlin, West Germany, June 19-20, 1985).
European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Berlin (West Germany).
This report summarizes contributions, discussions, results, and proposals from a conference focusing on the social and economic integration of the disabled. Introductory materials include the conference objectives and summaries of the opening, words of greeting, and introduction to conference objectives by Ernst Piehl, Henry Scicluna, and Tina Bertzeletou. Summaries are then given of the following presentations: "Vocational Training and Employment of the Disabled: A Community Approach" (Patrick Daunt); "Handynet: A Data Bank to Serve the Community" (Patrick Daunt); "The European Community Network of Rehabilitation Centres: Organization and Working Methods, Achievement, and Perspectives" (Ib Bjerring Nielsen); and "The District Programme for the Social Integration of the Disabled: Goals, Working Methods, Achievements, and Perspectives" (Jorgen Schneider). Papers of the following working groups are then provided: Vocational Training and Paid Employment (Pierre Olivier), Vocational Training and "Alternative" Forms of Employment (Alberto Valentini), and Placement and Employment (Andre Storm). Findings of the three working groups follow. Other contents include conclusions, ideas for future CEDEFOP (European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training) activity, and final remarks. Lists of participants and working group members are appended. (YLB)
Descriptors: Career Education, Conference Proceedings, Developed Nations, Disabilities, Education Work Relationship, Employment, Foreign Countries, Job Placement, Social Integration, Vocational Education, Vocational Rehabilitation
European Community Information Service, 2100 M Street, NW, Suite 707, Washington, DC 20037 ($4.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings; Opinion Papers; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: European Centre for the Development of Vocational Training, Berlin (West Germany).