Rire Medecin, France © Jacques Grison


MARCH 2016

March 21-23: Healthcare Clowning International Meeting in Lisbon, Portugal

This meeting has the main purpose of getting the various actors together, and to represent the diverse fields of work present in the scene of healthcare clowning organizations. The start ideas and discussions concerning this Meeting were based on the reflections that resulted from the Leaders’ Summit held in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2013.

More info: http://www.hcim2016.pt/  

APRIL 2016

April 11-12: EFHCO Fundraising Exchange in Oslo, Norway

This meeting is a way for fundraisers across European hospital clown organizations to come together and exchange information on their best practices and different topics in the field of fundraising. The host for the exchange will be Sykehusklovnene, one of EFHCO's member organizations.



October 12-14: EFHCO general assembly

Annually all EFHCO members come together to discuss various topics at the general assembly.


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