Free Conference: Promoting Youth Employability and Rights, 21 Feb 2012, Glasgow

Date: Tuesday, 21st Feb 2012

Time: 9.30am- 3.30pm

Venue: STUC Centre, 333 Woodlands Road, Glasgow 

A partnership conference between BEMIS, the Scottish Refugee Council, the Scottish Trades Union Congress / One Workplace Equal Rights (STUC), the Council for Ethnic Minority Voluntary Sector Organisations (CEMVO) Scotland, and the Scottish Inter Faith Council with the following aims:

  • Raise awareness of employability opportunities, equality and rights for youth and potential employers
  • Provide a platform to address gaps in support of youth employment
  • Empower and present new opportunities in education, skills and build links with different sectors and industry in employment and help youth to exercise their right in breaking barriers and discrimination in the job market
  • Seek to develop recommendations on supporting youth employment as well as engaging potential employers with regards to opportunities and responsibilities

To register to atttend, please send your details (name, organisation, email address and telephone number, and any dietary requirements) to:

conference[at]bemis.org.uk

or contact Tanveer Parnez, BEMIS, Centrum Building, 38 Queen Street, Glasgow G1 3DX
0141 548 8047 / Fax: 0141 548 8284

You can find the  full programme for the conference here.