ProLanguage. Language in Global Migration: Policies and Practices of Inclusion (Palermo, September 14th-16th, 2017)
The overarching aim of ProLanguage Meeting "Language in global migration: policies and practices
of inclusion" is to address how language and language policies in and around refugee camps, can enhance their physical and mental health, act as social protection, enhance their chances for mobility mobility, and facilitate their integration into the destination society.
This is particularly important for children because early wellbeing is a crucial predictor of later a cross-disciplinary approach.
Academic and non-academic organisations will bring their experiences to the table, provide input on the situation, identify good and bad practice, identify priorities as well as training needs that promise to make a difference.