Conference of Young Caritas Organizations from Europe
On November 21-23, 2018 the first of its kind International Conference of Young Caritas structures of Caritas organizations from Europe was held in Vienna. The basic topic of the event was “Social Education and Young Volunteerism”.
70 young people, working in Caritas organizations from 31 European countries gathered together at the Conference. Among them were representatives of Caritas Bulgaria. Associates from Caritas Europe and Caritas Internationalis were also among those present.
The goals of the event were to make easier the exchange of experience and knowledge among the structures of Young Caritas organizations, to work out a general strategy and to strengthen cooperation at the European level. At the end of the event the participants adopted the so called “Vienna Declaration on Young Caritas”.