29 October 2018

Conference “The Library for Everyone: Inbooks as an instrument of inclusion”

Together with the Foligno Children’s Library and the Foligno Kiwanis Club, we are pleased to invite you to the conference “The Library for Everyone: Inbooks as an instrument of inclusion”. It will be an another opportunity to reiterate the importance of in-books, special books with texts translated into symbols that are designed to make reading accessible to everyone.
 
The date is Saturday, November 24, 2018 from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm in the main Conference Room of Palazzo Trinci in Foligno

Speakers: Maria Frigeri, referring pediatrician for the Reading Network 0-6, Social Zone no. 8 –Umbria; Maria Antonella Costantino, Director of U.O Neuropsychiatry of Infancy and Adolescence, IRCCS Policlinico of Milan – Incremental Center for Augmentative Communicaiton; Antonio Bianchi, Engineer at the Sovairale Center for Augmentative Communication; Silvia D’Ambrosio, Librarian at the Brugherio Civic Library and In-book Network Library referent; Patrizia Ercolani, Infatile Neuropsychiatry and Evolutionary Age Psychologist, USL Umbria 2; Jean Luc Umbero Bertoni, publisher; Antonella Pinna, Director of the Umbria Region Museum Service, Archives, and Libraries; Giovanni Giovannini, Manager of the Umbria Region Prevention Service.

The event will take place during the celebrations of the International Day of the Rights of the Child and of the National “Born to Read” Week

For the Foundation, this conference is another important piece of the project Inbook: books that includes we are supporting this year. 

We expect to see you there!

We would like to thank the Region of Umbria, the Province of Perugia, the Municipality of Foligno, USL Umbria 2, and USL Umbria 1 for their kind sponsorship, and Angsa Umbria and Born to Read Umbria for their collaboration. 

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE PROJECT



OTHER NEWS THAT MIGHT INTEREST YOU
24 February 2021

The end of journey as seen by the educators of the "With the...

In recent months, the journey with the socio-educational project With the families has ended for som...

READ THE NEWS
17 February 2021

“With families” seen through the eyes of a mother

It was precisely two years ago when Marianna, who had given birth to her daughter Giulia several mon...

READ THE NEWS
08 February 2021

A work grant for Bianca

A past marked by drug addiction, a present dealing with the mistakes of her youth, and a future she’...

READ THE NEWS
28 January 2021

Thanks to the Foligno Friends of Bonsai Club for its support

Not even the distance imposed by the pandemic can break solid relationships of friendship and esteem...

READ THE NEWS
19 January 2021

A video about Emmaus House

Who are the women beginning their journey towards autonomy at Emmaus House? What does it mean to tak...

READ THE NEWS
11 January 2021

Volunteers at the service of others: the story of Letizia an...

Marzia and Letizia are two of our volunteers who, once a month, go to the canteen of the Caritas Dio...

READ THE NEWS
29 December 2020

Among the thoughts of Valter Baldaccini: the foundation of f...

Hope, the invitation to stay united, solidarity, peace, commitment to the community and the centrali...

READ THE NEWS
24 December 2020

Masks and overalls for the Foligno Hospital

Almost a thousand overalls and masks were provided to the health personnel working in Foligno Hospit...

READ THE NEWS
23 December 2020

The Foundation wins the Eubiosia 2020 award

We are very happy and proud to inform you that the Valter Baldaccini Foundation has been awarded the...

READ THE NEWS

SUBSCRIBE TO THE NEWSLETTER

Get all the updates on current projects and initiatives

DISCOVER THE WAYS TO DONATE

SUBSCRIBE
TO THE NEWSLETTER

Stay up to date on current projects and initiatives

Don't show this window again