Conference on one parent families 2008

"Is it really no problem? " | conference on one parent families 2008

Chances of single parents at the labour market


24 November 2008 (Monday) Magyar Telekom-székház (1013 Budapest Krisztina krt. 55.)




9:00 – 9.30  Registration

9.30  Greeting „Heroes of 28 hour days” – single parents at the workplace Nagy Anna president of advisory board – Single Parent Families’ Foundation

9:40  Greeting of Magyar Telekom Dr. Simon András, head of communications – Magyar Telekom

9:50  Minister’s toast Szűcs Erika – First commissioner of Work and Social Affairs

10:00 Raising a child and/or taking a job? Dr. Frey Mária, academic counceller – Labour office

10:25 Consequences of work-family role conflicts Dr. Ádám Szilvia, researcher – Semmelweis University Institute of Behavioural Sciences

10:50 Coffee break

11:05 Creating jobs and coaching on the labour market for single parents – British good practices Chris Pond, head of Financial Services Authority, Great-Britain

11:30 Time and intensity Dr. Vekerdy Tamás, child psychiatrist

12:00   Questions, comments

12:30 Lunch

13:30 „White Raven’s Club” – family friendly workplaces in Hungary - roundtable

14:00 Questions, comments

14:50 A fatherly mother Bakáts Tibor Settenkedő

15.10 Conference wrap up     


The conference was supported by Hungarian Employment Services (Országos Foglalkoztatási Alap)   


Other supporters: Magyar Telekom Zrt. – Robert Bosch Elektronika Kft.


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