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Welcome aboard, IFCO2014!
This year’s International Foster Care Organisation European Conference took place on 26-29 August in Waterford, Ireland. More than 200 participants, including 37 children and young people, from 35 countries across 5 continents, attended the four-day event. IFCO 2014 European Conference has become a...
Full IFCO 2014 European Conference Programme available
The final IFCO 2014 European Conference Programme has been published and is available to view or download.
Call for expression of interest - Governance and Management Consultant
International Foster Care Organisation is looking for a consultant to improve governance and management systems and to increase the capacity of the Board of members. The consultancy is intended to provide recommendations for both Board members and Operational Unit staff for following up and...
Provisional programme for IFCO2014 announced
We are delighted to announce the provisional programme for IFCO 2014 European Conference. The conference entitled “Ensuring the Rights of the Child, and Family-Centered Services” will take place on 26-29 August 2014 in Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland. You can view the provisional...
Deadlines extended: last chance to secure your place for IFCO2014
IFCO 2014 European Conference, which takes place on 26-29 August 2014 in Waterford City, Ireland, has extended its deadlines for registration. The last chance to secure your delegate's place along with accommodation discounts and transfer to/from the airport is 15th August 2014.
The 2014 Annual General Meeting of FCOI / IFCO
The FCOI / IFCO Annual General Meeting will be held at the Waterford Institute of Technology (Main Auditorium, WIT Main Campus) in Waterford City, Ireland at 17.45 on Wednesday, 27th August 2014. Registered UK Charity: 1081324Member EurochildMember NGO Group for the UN CRCUnited Nations ECOSOC...
First confirmed speakers announced for IFCO2014 in Ireland
We are delighted to announce the first speakers who have confirmed to speak and present at the IFCO 2014 European Conference. The list of the confirmed speakers, among others, include:
Formal Notice of FCOI / IFCO's Annual General Meeting
The Annual General Meeting of FCOI / IFCO will be held on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 5.45 pm at the IFCO 2014 European Conference, Waterford Institute of Technology, Waterford, Ireland. There are no elections this year - please send motions / items for the agenda to by July...