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Games to Inspire in Global Youth Work and Development Education

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Thanks for booking the ticket... If you have registered for the Hive Mind Workshop you will need to upload some software to your phone... We will be in touch with you in advance of the event... regards, Paul and Donal (Virtual Youth Work)

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Cahir Castle

Castle Street

Cahir

Ireland

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Thanks for booking the ticket... If you have registered for the Hive Mind Workshop you will need to upload some software to your phone... We will be in touch with you in advance of the event... regards, Paul and Donal (Virtual Youth Work)
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To showcase and nurture the potential of games to inspire, to motivate and to positively impact on the lives of young people.


The conference will actively engage participants in creative collaboration and discussion on local and global development informed by youth work principles of equality, justice and social inclusion. The content and format of the conference will be particularly aimed at inspiring young people and at those working with young people aged between 12 and 25. The conference will have a strong emphasis on encouraging action on the issues highlighted as well as encouraging follow on and collaboration between participants.


To encourage and equip Youth Workers in the creative use of games in their youth work practice through presentations, demonstrations and workshops.


To give young people, particularly those from marginaised backgrounds, an opportunity to experience the transformative potential of games by playing with and speaking with games developers.


To inspire participants through experiencing games designed specifically to present, explore, and respond to contemporary issues facing young people.


To develop a community of practice in the use of games in Global youth work

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Cahir Castle

Castle Street

Cahir

Ireland

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