Training and Social Awareness
for Increasing Organ Donation
in the European Union and
Neighbouring Countries

Social Awareness

This phase of the project will involve the organization of six communication events (e.g. awareness or information days, journalist workshops). These events will include information on deceased and living donation as well as on organ, tissue and cell donation. The 6 communication events will be promoted with the active support and contribution of the participants trained during the first work package. Each event will take place in different European Member State.

Participants are expected to be healthcare professionals,journalists, patient support groups and NGOs, key local/national opinion leaders, representatives of (potential) donor hospitals, etc.

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Social Events

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Social event 1 Location Region

September 14th, 2018

Warsaw (Poland)

Czech Republic, Latvia, Lithuania and Slovakia

- Final Programme Hosted by Participants


Directors and hospital coordinators of polish hospitals with low donation rates. Transplant organizations (40-50 domestic and 10 from the region).

Social event 2 Location Region

January 14th, 2019

Budapest (Hungary)

Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Romania, Bosnia and Hercegovina, Montenegro and Serbia

- Program Hosted by Participants

The Hungarian National Blood and transfusion service HNBTS

40-50 domestic and 10 from the region.

Social event 3 Location Region

February 18th, 2019

Brussels (Belgium)

Netherlands, Germany, Northern France, Luxembourg, Ireland, Liechenstein and United Kingdom

- Agenda Hosted by Participants
More Information Enrolment

MEP Hilde VAUTMANS, Member of the European Parliament, Security and Defence I Foreign Affairs

127 participants from 33 countries, 37 domestic and 90 from UE and neighboring countries

Social event 4 Location Region

March 14th, 2019

Stockholm (Sweden)

Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland and Estonia

- Final Agenda Hosted by Participants

National Board of Health and Welfare

40-50 domestic and 10-15 from the region.

Social event 5 Location Region

April 9th, 2019

Lisbon (Portugal)

Southern France, Italy and Spain

- Draft Programme Hosted by Participants

Portuguese Institute for Blood and Transplantation

40-50 domestic and 10-15 from the region.

Social event 6 Location Region

April 15th, 2019

Athens (Greece)

Bulgaria, Cyprus, Albania, Kosovo, Republic of North Macedonia and Turkey

- Draft Programme Hosted by Participants

Hellenic Transplant Organization