Wednesday 13 April 16:30–17:30

Families and children, agents of their own change: How can we support them?

Interactive session on prevention and support to families and children in vulnerable situations: Fostering the power to act ​


  • Young people in street situations, taking charge of their own lives: Providing socio-educational support to promote autonomy.
  • A collective view on support to families: How to strengthen them as key players in preventing street situations 

17:30 : Refreshments 

Wednesday 13
16:30–17:30 CET


Moderator: Tony Burgener
(former Director of Swiss Solidarity)

Carl Lacharité,
Psychologist and full professor of psychology, Université de Quebec à Trois-Rivières – remote intervention

Dr Nicolas Liengme,
Child psychiatrist and co-founder of Païdos, Geneva

Christophe Beau,
Head, Family and Parenting international programme, Fondation d’Auteuil

Marie Madeleine Tiendrebeogo,
Director, Kogl Taaba, Burkina Faso

Jorge Roldán del Solar,
Social worker, Qosqo Maki, Peru – remote intervention