Global Consortium for International Family Studies



Events

NEW!!!! INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON FAMILY AND COMMUNITY STRENGTHS.

30th April and 1st May 2018

Organized by GICFS partner :The University of Newcastle, Australia

SYMPOSIUM THEMES WERE AROUND FINDING INNOVATIONS AND NEW DIRECTIONS FOR STRENGTHENING FAMILIES AROUND THE GLOBE

DAY I: SESSION THEME: WHAT DO WE NEED TO CREATE STRONG FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES?

DAY II: SESSION THEMES: PUTTING VISION INTO ACTION THROUGH FACILITATED CONVERSATIONS, COLLABORATIVE SESSIONS AND GROUP LEARNINGS.


The video link to the Symposium can be found here:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4PJiMS7DhtU#action=share

Ray Kelly introducing and acknowledging the Awabakal country and speaking about the family from his perspective.


Prof. Alan Hayes, UON, inaugurating the symposium and welcoming the guests.


Prof. Deb Hartman, UON receiving and interacting with guests.


Ms. Judi Geggie, Board member NIB Foundation.


How can we build strong families and capable communities from a local and global perspective? Insights from distinguished academicians across Australia, New Zealand, India, US and Indonesia.


Participants at the Conference interacting with each other.



FACULTY TRAINING WORKSHOP IN CANVAS ORGANIZED BY TISS AND UNL

The training was conducted by the UNL Design team:Ms Beverly Russell and Ms Sushma Jolly and was attended by TISS Faculty teaching in the GCIFS courses

16th -18th July 2017: TISS AND UNL recently concluded a workshop on CANVAS Learning Management System for faculty members at TISS, INDIA



The convocation of the first batch of IFS graduates at TISS India held on 11th May 2015

 

A short meeting and feedback session with the graduating students was followed by the convocation ceremony

 

Highlights of the Convocation