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Final programme for SWAN Conference 2015

February 24, 2015 admin 0

SWAN Conference 2015 organising committee are pleased to release the final programme for the event – please download this below.

Speakers include Ana Lima Fernandez, President of Consejo General del Trabajo Social (General Council on Social Work), who was a leader of the ‘Orange Tide’ anti-austerity movement in Spain to stop cuts to social services.

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Award-Winning Spanish Social Work Leader will speak at SWAN Conference 2015

February 24, 2015 admin 0

A leader of Spanish social workers who has won international awards for her role in challenging homelessness and austerity in Spain will be one of the main speakers at the SWAN national conference being held in Paisley, Scotland from 10-11 April. Ana Lima Fernandez, President of Consejo General del Trabajo Social (General Council on Social Work), was one of only three recipients of the International Federation of Social Work secretary general’s award for outstanding services to social work.