European Conference on Human Rights in a Changing World 2016

The University of Ioannina, the Department of Early Childhood Education of the University of Ioannina, the Greek Psychological Association and the EFPA Board Human Rights & Psychology are organizing a European Conference concerning Human Rights, entitled: “Human Rights in a Changing World: Research and Applied Approaches”. The Conference is taking place between the 25th and 27th of May 2016, in the Conference Centre “Karolos Papoulias”, in the Campus of the University of Ioannina in Greece.

The importance of the protection of Human Rights is gradually being recognized by all.
The conference will focus on different interdisciplinary and cross-cultural approaches of Human Rights. Many experts from different disciplines such as Psychology, Medicine, Psychiatry, Education, Law, Philosophy and Sociology will participate and also many organisations with important applied actions in the field of Human Rights.

The following topics will be covered:

  • Human Rights and Psychology
  • Human Rights and Medicine,
  • Human Rights and Education
  • Human Rights and Children
  • Human Rights and Vulnerable Populations
  • Human Rights and Law
  • Human Rights and Philosophy
  • Human Rights and Professional Ethics
  • Human Rights and New Technologies
  • Human Rights and the Environment

We look forward to welcoming you all in Ioannina in May. A rich scientific program and an exciting social program will make your sojourn in Ioannina productive and pleasant.

This invitation is addressed to psychologists, psychiatrics, teachers, doctors and other health experts, university professors, students, as well as every citizen who is interested in human rights issues. It will take place under the auspices of the University of Ioannina, the Ministry of Education in Greece, the Greek Psychological Association (G.P.A.), the European Federation of Psychologists (EFPA) and the Central Association of Municipalities in Greece.

More information concerning the Conference may be found in the site:

Your presence will be a great honour for us!

The Chair and the Organizational Committee