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VERSCHOBEN: Online Conference: Educating Citizens for Financial Justice

Onlne-Konferenz Educating Citizens for Financial Justice

+++ UPDATE 23.07.2020: Die Konferenz wurde von Seiten der Veranstalter*innen auf Ende September verschoben. Wir werden den neuen Termin hier auf unserer Website ankündigen, sobald er feststeht. +++


Virtuell stattfindende Konferenz im Rahmen des EU-geförderten Projekts “Citizens for Financial Justice” (CFJ). Der erste Konferenztag ist öffentlich, der zweite nur für Partnerorganisationen des Projekts zugänglich. Die Veranstaltung findet in englischer Sprache statt.

Bild: Citizens for Financial Justice

Invitation of the Organizers

+++ UPDATE 07/23/2020: The conference had to be postponed. It will be rescheduled for the last two weeks in September. We will announce the new date here on our website as soon as it is set. +++


Educating Citizens for Financial Justices is an online conference exploring tools, methods and activities for educating citizens on the topic of financial justice.

The event will take place over two days.

The first day is for CFJ participants and invited external stakeholders, and takes place on Wednesday 29th atJuly, 10am – 1.30pm (CET), 9am – 12.30pm (Dublin/London/Lisbon)

The second day is for CFJ members exclusively, and takes place on Thusrday 30th July at 10:00 am- 1.30pm (Brussels/Berlin/Barcelona) / 09:00am-12:30 pm (Dublin/Lisbon/London).

Language: English


Draft Timetable: Day 1 (CFJ participants and invited external stakeholders)

09:00-09:30 /10.00-10.30 amIntroduction and Keynote Address Why do we need to focus on Financial Justice in education? Why is it important?  Difficulties, perceptions, challenges of working with it as an issue, complexity, perceived irrelevance, issue with it not seeming like a ‘hopeful’ topic.

Educating Citizens for Financial Justice: Engaging with the Formal Education Sector  CFJ Partner case studies on producing teaching resources and linking with national curriculums, and engaging with the formal education sectors

Panel discussion including experts from national curriculum authorities, educators working in university/teacher training institutions, and teachers/trainers who have integrated economic & financial justice into their classrooms

Q & A with all panelists together/in zoom chat? (10 min)

11.00-11.50/12.00 – 12.50

Informal Sector: How to engage people on financial justice in the informal sector Speakers to include experts on Pedagogy and Economic Education, best practice case studies of educating citizens about economic justice in the informal sector, and examples of creative methods for informal financial justice education.

Q & A / Plenary discussion about opportunities to engage community groups

11.50 – 12.30 / 12.50 – 1.30

Breakout sessions – trialling resources Small group peer learning opportunity, trialling different economic justice education activities

Plenary feedback


Draft timetable, day 2: CFJ participants only

09:00 – 10:00 / 10.00 – 11.00

Educational resource ‘marketplace’ Opportunities to share resources / identify resources for translation

Breakout groups to examine resources on various financial justice topics – debt, tax, privatisation etc.

Plenary discussion

10.00 – 11.30 / 11.00 – 12.30

Future collaboration on educational activity Funding opportunities for DE education work.

Presentations from CFJ members about funding they have received/are interested in applying for

Discussion of possible funding collaboration

Discussion on DEAR – possibility for joint work if there is a new DEAR call, identifying areas of interest – 15 minutes

Future collaboration between CFJ participants

Breakout group discussions to talk about potential future joint working – e.g. group to talk about potential formal sector collaboration, potential informal sector collaboration, potential collaboration on tools for debt  (5 minutes)

11.30 – 12  /12.30 – 1Presenting  the research into the resource produced about doing online financial justice work – 15 min


Please register here (website of the organizers).



29.7.2020 | 10:00
30.7.2020 | 13:30


Citizens for Financial Justice
Financial Justice Ireland