About the project
The Laboratory for Empowerment, Resilience and Solidarity hosted the kick-off conference on 23-24 February. In the premises of the University of Applied Sciences Düsseldorf, 130 people came together to exchange on practices of empowerment, resilience, power sharing and solidarity action based on the study "Empowerment, Resilience and Power Sharing in the Migration Society". Interactive workshops, information stands, exhibitions, exchange spaces, a film evening and "BiPoC only" safe spaces were offered.
The foyer of the Düsseldorf University of Applied Sciences provided an opportunity for informal exchange and networking.
On 22 and 23 February, the kick-off conference was held at the Laboratory for Empowerment, Resilience and Solidarity Action with around 130 participants.
Musical accompaniment by Zainab Lax, who also offered a BiPoc-only workshop on empowerment and music.
An exhibition with informative panels was part of the event. It provided theoretical knowledge on empowerment, resilience and solidarity-based action.
The workshops discussed issues such as identity and positioning. There was also an opportunity to exchange ideas with colleagues from the Robert Bosch Stiftung on solidarity-based action.
The team of Coach e.V. and collegues from Robert Bosch Stiftung.