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International Conference Focuses on Bullying

2/14/2007:   Child and Youth Friendly Ottawa is holding its third international conference on bullying, I Am Safe--Protecting the Space We Call Childhood, April 2-4 in Ottawa, Canada. The conference will raise awareness about bullying and victimization behaviors and share best practices from leading international experts.

Conference tracks include:
  • systemic approach to bullying
  • character development and education
  • policy research and evaluation
  • children's rights and youth engagement
  • those most vulnerable
  • root causes, environmental and societal influences
In addition to presentations by international experts, hands-on learning opportunities, youth engagement, live theater, video presentations, plenary sessions, and practical information, participants will have the opportunity to move toward a holistic, integrated community model of bullying prevention.

Register for the conference and learn more about how to take action against bullying.


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