Social Work in Transition - SOWIT


The list below contains only lectures in English, held in different international contexts. For lectures in Dutch look here.

Lectures of Jef Peeters

Keynote 'Challenges of implementing sustainability from a social work perspective'. Symposium 'Planetary Health – A Good Life for All?', Management Center Innsbruck, University of Innsbruck.

Lecture: 'Thinking about Commons: A post-capitalist perspective for social work', International symposium of Ecosocial transition in society -  Research on the contribution of social work and social policy, University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

Guest lecture (recording of Adobe Connect) 'Social-ecological work and sustainable living', Social Work and Sustainable Development (Online Course), Master Social Work, University of Gävle, Sweden.

Lecture 'Social work and sustainable development', IP Wellbeing and Economic Growth, KdG University College, Antwerp.

Internet guest lecture (text): 'Social-ecological work and sustainable living' (ppt), Social Work and Sustainable Development course, Master Social Work, University of Gävle, Sweden.

Internet guest talk with discussion about 'Social work and sustainable development: a social-ecological approach': School of Social Work, St. Thomas University, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada.

Guest lectures (2 x 3h): ‘Sustainable Development and Social Work
Erasmus-TM, Mykola Romeris University, Department of Social Work, Vilnius, Lithuania.

Lecture: ‘Towards social-ecological practice. Social work and the sustainability transition’, with panel discussion.
Symposium ‘From Indignation to Action: Current modes of action for social mobilisation’, CIFoP, Charleroi (May 23-24, 2012) [Published in 2015].

Guest lecture and seminar: ‘Sustainable Development and Social Work’
International week (March 26-29) ALLISW-network (Adult Life Long Learning in Social Work – A European Network for Social Work as Adult Education and Blended Learning), Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius (Social Work, University of Jyväskylä), Finland.

Key note (text)Social sustainable development and social work (ppt)
2nd ENSACT Joint European Conference, 'Social Action in Europe: Sustainable social development and economic challenges', Brussels (April 10-13).

Lecture: ‘The social dimension of sustainable development’
Erasmus-IP 'Social Work and sustainability', KATHO, Department IPSOC, Kortrijk, Belgium.

Lecture: 'Social work and sustainable development'
Social Europe Days, Department of Social Work, Leuven University College, Belgium.

Seminar: 'Social work and sustainable development', International University Week, Department of Social Work, Leuven University College, Belgium.

Workshop contribution: ‘Orientation of social work on sustainable development’
1st ENSACT Joint European Conference, 'Social action in Europe: different legacies & common challenges', Dubrovnik, Croatia (April 26-29).