Warsaw September 19-22, 2021

OUR COMMON MISSION OF

SAFEGUARDING
GOD’S CHILDREN

A Conference of the Church in Central and Eastern Europe

Sr. Agnieszka Ewa Jarkowska SCdSC

Sr. Agnieszka Ewa Jarkowska SCdSC


Born in 1979 Olsztyn, Poland. Master’s degree in pedagogy graduated at the Catholic University of Lublin. Postgraduate studies: Organization of Social Assistance at University of Marie Curie Skłodowska, Lublin. Courses and trainings concerning domestic abuse, attachment disorder and aggression replacement training. Diploma Course in Safeguarding of Minors at the CCP, Gregorian University, Rome.

2007-2014 working in social assistance – orphanage as social worker, pedagogue and director. As volunteer worked many years with disabled children.

Since 2014 working in Slovakia with youth and families. Currently working with victims of sexual abuse. Since 2017 lecturer and project manager of Safeguarding courses at the Catholic University of Ružomberok, Faculty of Theology Košice with cooperation of Gregorian University, Rome.

Lecturer of Safeguarding courses for religious with cooperation of Major Religious Superiors in Slovakia. Preventive workshops for teachers, lay people and clergy. Advising on guidelines and best practices for institutions working with children.

Organizer and Speaker at the first Conference for Prevention in Child Sexual Abuse in Slovakia (April 2019). Speaker at the Conference “Culture and Sexual Abuse of Minors”, Malta, (June 2019).

Member of Child Protection Center in Košice (March 2019) and member of the Episcopal Commission for dealing with CSA in Slovakia (July 2019).