The 1st national seminar for multipliers of the Identity and Diversity Picture Book Collections (IDPBC) project took place on 29th of September in Vilnius, Lithuania. The aims of the Seminar were to familiarize key stakeholders and target group with the key aims, objectives and activities of IDPBC and to present first Intellectual Output “Annotated Bibliographic Catalogue”. Representatives form Ministry of Education and Science, Education Development Centre, pre- and in-service teachers, teachers trainers and representative from NGOs as well as researchers attended the event.
Participation of representatives from various stakeholders groups ensured the achievement of the event’s aim to begin building the circle of influence and elicit support for project objectives, as potential promoters and multipliers. Final discussion enabled to get feedback from stakeholders and target group regarding the project itself and strengthened integration as well as sustainability of the IDPBC outcomes.