Konferenz im Rahmen des EACEA-Projekts
Solidarity in Future Europe
Lubjiana und ZOOM 7. und 8. Oktober 2021


International Confernece

Alternative housing solutions for the elderly and migrants


Conference Programme
Venue: Museum of Contemporary Art Metelkova (Muzej sodobne umetnosti – MSUM) Ljubljana, Maistrova 3

Thursday, October 7th

12.00 – 13.00 Arrival and buffet lunch

13.00 – 13.45 Introduction to the conference and presentation of the proposal for alternative housing solutions for the elderly and migrants – Tereza Novak, executive directress of Slovene Philanthropy

13.45 – 15.00 Presentation of good practices: project CURANT (Elena Hermans and Lisanne Corijn,
Avansa Antwerp), Salus Space: a collaborative housing project in Bologna (Inti Bertocchi, Municipality of Bologna)

15.00 - 15.15 Coffee break

15.15 – 15.40 Presentation of the migrant's own experience: Semi Meliane

15.40 – 17.00 Challenges in the field of accommodation of migrants in partner countries / Presentation of good practices by partner organizations – Martin Rozumek (OPU), Nora Ugarteburu (SOS Arrazakeria Debagoiena), Katarzyna Przybysławska (Centrum Pomocy Prawnej im. Haliny Nieć), Austėja Vakarinaitė (Diversity Development Group), Primož Jamšek (Slovene Philanthropy)

17.00 – Cultural performances and informal discussion (food made by refugees)

Friday, October 8th
9.00 – 9.10 Introduction to the second day of the conference

9.10 – 9.40 Presentation of housing policy and accessibility of housing for various social groups in Slovenia (with emphasis on the elderly and migrants) – Ministry of Labor, Family and Social Affairs

9.40 – 10.10 My first (shared) home: how can social statuses overcome housing gap – Dr. Simona Zavratnik, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Social Sciences

10.10 – 10.30 Coffee break

10.30 – 11.00 Presentation of the alternative forms of living for the elderly

11.00 – 11.30 Housing policy from national to local level – Urban Jeriha and Marko Peterlin, IPoP-Institute for Spatial Policies

11.30 – 12.00 Building new solidarity through housing coops – Anja Lazar, IŠSP – Inštitut za študije stanovanj in prostora

12.00 – 12.45 Lunch

12.45 – 14.30 Discussion on future housing solution for different social groups and recommendations, group work and panel discussion with dr. Simona Zavratnik, Marko Peterlin, Tereza Novak ..., moderated by Ognjen Radivojević, Slovene Philanthropy

14.45 Conclusion and Farewell
WEBDESIGN Christof Schlegel / PROGRAMMIERUNG a+o / FOTOS Mafalda Rakoš