human development, social justice and sustainable social systems

Regional Conference 2018

7-9 May 2018

The 2018 edition of the Regional Conference takes place from 7-9 May in Tbilisi, Georgia.

This year’s Conference is special as we will focus on engaging with Young Caritas – the young volunteers in Caritas. This year we also elect a new President, Secretary General and members of governance for our network, who will enter into office in May 2019.

The programme is made up of statutory, electoral and content-related sessions. More detailed information is availbale in the draft programme.

Who can attend

Each Caritas Europa member organisations may participate with a delegation of 4 people:

  • 2 statutory participants – President, Director, Secretary General or their representatives (in this case, please use the proxy in English, French or German);
  • 2 people representing youth, ideally a young volunteer (aged between 18 and 30) and a staff member who works with young volunteers.

Download the expenses rules and claims template.

Caritas Europa will cover travel costs up to €200 for the youth representatives from those Caritas organisation that will not be able to cover them on their own.

Additional programme

On Thursday 10 May, Caritas Georgia will organise a tour to visit major sights of the country. All participants are invited to join, but at their own cost (including any extra nights if needed).

See the programme for more information.


Registration for this event is closed


Holiday Inn Tbilisi
1, 26 May Square,
0171 Tbilisi,
Tel. +995 32 2300099
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7 – 9 MAY

further information

Sonia De Voght
Alain Rodríguez
Communication Officers
Tel: +32 (0)2 235 26 56
Tel: +32 (0)2 235 26 54