EDUCATIONAL OFFERS

Caritas Luxembourg offers educational workshops on the following themes: effects of consumerism, decent work and modern age slavery, agenda 2030, homelessness and poor quality housing, prevention of school dropout, and also on its activities and the different professions within Caritas. Do not hesitate to contact the people in charge of these offers for your educational needs.

Effects of consumerism

 PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "IT IS NOT DISPLAYED ON MY MOBILE PHONE"

GSM facilitates communication in the North, the South and between the two and increasingly dominates our social life. The mobile phone has become much more than a telephone. Through various fun and educational activities, students will be shown the link between production and consumption, as well as the role to play as a responsible consumer in everyday life in Luxembourg through small steps. 

  • For whom? 11 to 18 years
  • Languages: FR, DE, LU
  • Length: 2h

Contact : plaidons@caritas.lu (40 21 31 - 525)

 PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "RETHINK YOUR CLOTHES"

The workshop aims to confront young people with their own consumption behaviour and to give an initial push to raise their awareness on issues of sustainable development, relationships and global justice. The workshop invites young people to reflect and propose more sustainable and ethical alternatives.

  • For whom? High school students (from 15 years old)
  • Languages: FR, LU, EN
  • Length: 2h

Contact :plaidons@caritas.lu (40 21 31 - 525)

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Decent work and modern agE slavery

PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "DECENT WORK AND MODERN AGE SLAVERY"

The aim of the workshop is to make young people aware of human trafficking, to familiarise them with the key concepts of (in)decent work, which exists both in the South and in the North, such as the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg. This workshop invites them to sharpen their critical thinking through games and debate and supports them in finding solutions to improve the situation.

  • For whom? High school students (from 15 years old)
  • Languages: FR, LU
  • Length: 6 sessions of 2 hours each (customisable)

Contact :plaidons@caritas.lu (40 21 31 - 525)

Flyer Modern Age Slavery

Agenda 2030

PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "OUR WORLD, OUR DIGNITY, OUR FUTURE"

The theme is Agenda 2030, the plan for global sustainable development, change instead of growth. The various activities enable young people to understand the global context. A correlation is made with the pupils' own lives and it is presented in a motivating way so that they themselves can work towards sustainable development.

  • For whom? from 12 years old
  • Languages: FR, DE, LU
  • Length: 2h

Contact : plaidons@caritas.lu (40 21 31 - 525)

prevention of school dropout

 PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "MEETING BLINDSPOT"

In cooperation with various high schools in the city of Luxembourg, a meeting takes place between a school class and homeless people. The aim is to open up the life worlds of the homeless to young adults, to reduce prejudice and to prevent school drop-out. The meetings take place on neutral ground and in the absence of those responsible for the young adults (only during the programme itself) in order to be able to discuss in an open and informal way and to stimulate an honest exchange between the homeless and the target group.

  • For whom? High school students (from 15 years old)
  • Languages: FR, DE, LU
  • Length: 6h

Contact : dario@streetwork.lu (621 17 17 55)

                yolanda@streetwork.lu (691 223 224)

PRESENTATION/INFORMATION SESSION/PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "VORSTELLUNG DES DIENSTES STREETWORK"

At the request of various primary and high schools in the affected areas of Luxembourg City, the street workers of Caritas Youth and Family present their service. This presentation consists of a short lecture and a quiz. The aim is to explain to the pupils the different missions and limits of street work and its approach, with an emphasis on prevention. (Drugs, sexuality, important contact points for children and young people).

  • For whom? Children/Cycle 4 primary school, High school students (from 11 years old)
  • Languages : FR, DE, LU
  • Length: 2h

Contact : dario@streetwork.lu (621 17 17 55)

                yolanda@streetwork.lu (691 223 224)

Homelessness and poor quality housing

INFORMATION SESSION/PARTICIPATIVE WORKSHOP "WIERDEG WUNNEN" (FACE-TO-FACE OR VIDEOCONFERENCE)

This activity is based on a flexible "toolbox" that can be adapted to the needs of the teacher and students. It consists of five parts: information in the form of fact sheets, exercises and interactions to get acquainted with the topic, life stories and teaching materials and also a bibliography.

  • For whom? High school students, Adults
  • Languages : FR, DE, LU
  • Length: from 1 to 10h

The "Wierdeg Wunnen" teaching kit is available for classroom use to any teacher or other interested person.

Contact : christoph.weirich@caritas.lu

 

Activities and functions within Caritas Luxembourg

 PRESENTATION OF CARITAS LUXEMBOURG

This presentation proposes to introduce the activities and areas of intervention of Caritas at national and international level, in its fight against precarity in Luxembourg, its presence with children, young people and families, its support to refugees and migrants and its steps in the field of international cooperation.

  • For whom? All 
  • Languages : FR, DE, LU, EN
  • Length: 1h

Contact : Communication@caritas.lu

PRESENTATION OF THE PROFESSIONS WITHIN CARITAS LUXEMBOURG

This presentation takes the form of a testimonial from a Caritas Luxembourg employee on the job he or she does on a daily basis: social workers, street workers, psychologists, educators are among the many professions present at Caritas Luxembourg.

 

  • For whom? from 11 to 18 years
  • Languages: FR, DE, LU
  • Length: 1h

Contact : Communication@caritas.lu

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