On Saturday, 1st December the Regional Director of World Youth Alliance Europe Daniel Wisniewski spoke about best practices of promoting the family in policy and culture at the conference ‘Family in Society, Society in Family’.
The conference was organized by Anna Zaborska, MEP and Jan Podmanicky, Slovak National Council, and took place in Casta Papernicka (close to Bratislava) which is a Congress Center of the National Council of Slovakia.
The purpose of the conference was to discuss the main challenges for the institution of family in contemporary society in the advent of the International Year of the Family in 2014. The distinguished speakers discussed the role of the family in such spheres as economy, demography, or intergenerational solidarity. They underlined its vital role in poverty eradication, shaping new generations and promoting democracy and human rights.