• IPA Germany would like to invite you to the 9th International IPA Friendship Encounter in Selm-Bork Germany from 9-18 August 2024.

    Programme:

    Meals (normal times in the canteen/dining hall)
     06:30-08:30 am Breakfast
     11:30-13:30 pm Lunch
     05:00-06:30 pm Dinner

    Opening Hours of the “IPA-Office” (building 4)
    Daily from 08.00 am to 06:00 pm.

    Friday, 09th August 2024
     Arrival of participants and delegations. A transfer can be organized if required (within North Rhine-Westphalia).
     Allocation of rooms, briefing and information at the “IPA-Office” (building 4).
     Guided tours of the property (LAFP NRW) in groups.
     Free time (proposals – see below).
     In the evening cosy get-together and exchange of experiences in the Dining hall/canteen.
    A later arrival is possible!

    Saturday, 10th August 2024
    07:00-08:30 am Breakfast in the canteen/dining hall.
    09:00 am Ecomenical church service (dining hall).
    10:00 am Official opening of the friendship encounter and welcoming the
    participants at IPA-Bork. Champagne reception with snacks.
    03:00 pm Coffee and cake buffet and entertainment at the IPA Friendship Forest.
    04:00 pm Free time.
    07:00 pm Dinner and barbecue and campfire (IPA-house).

    Sunday, 11th August 2024
    07:00-08:30 am Breakfast in the canteen/dining hall.
    09:00 am Briefing (auditorium).
    10:00 am Departure to different excursions in the local area.
    01:00 pm Lunch (during excursion).
    07:00 pm Evening at IPA-Northrhine-Westphalia.
    Dinner at the Bistro at the lake.

    Monday, 12th August 2024
    06:30-08:30 am Breakfast in the dining hall.
    Official welcome by the director of LAFP.
    Greetings by representatives.
    Introduction of the participating IPA-delegations by their representatives.
    01:00 pm Lunch in the dining hall.
    02:00 pm Forum and lecture about “IPA-Priciples in line to the Human Rights”.
    Visit at the Police Exhibition “Grenzgang”.
    Free time.
    07:00 pm Bavarian evening at the IPA-house (chicken barbecue, pretzel and beer with Bavarian music).

    Tuesday, 13th August 2024
    06:30-08:30 am Breakfast in the dining hall.
    08:30 am Briefing (auditorium).
    09:00 am Departure for an excursion to Bochum.
    10:00 am Visit to the German Mining Museum.
    12:00 am Lunch in Bochum.
    02:00 pm Visit to the Railway museum. Drive with the historic railway.
    07:00 pm Dinner in the canteen/dining hall.

    Wednesday, 14th August 2024
    06:30-08:30 am Breakfast in the dining hall.
    08:30 am Departure for an excursion to Münster.
    Reception in the Peace Hall of the historic town hall.
    Sightseeing in the St. Paulus Cathedral.
    Visit the weekly market on Cathedral Square.
    01:00 pm Lunch in Münster.
    02:00 pm Visit to “Villa ten Hompel” (Exhibition about Police under National Socialism).
    07:00 pm French evening (music, boule, wine, cheese and onion soup) at the IPA-house.

    Thursday, 15th August 2024
    06:30-08:30 am Breakfast in the dining hall.
    09:00 am Briefing (auditorium).
    Free time.
    01:00 pm Lunch in dining hall.
    03:00 pm Meeting with all participants in IPA Friendship Forest.
    04:00 pm IPA-Gala Event at the Bistro at the lake.
    Reception of a deputy of the patron of 9th IPA-Friendship Encounter.
    Socializing, exchange of experience, group photos, music, dancing.
    07:00 pm Gala dinner.

    Friday, 16th August 2024
    06:30.08:30 am Breakfast in the dining hall.
    08:30 am Departure for an excursion to Düsseldorf, state capitol of North Rhine-Westphalia. Visit to “Landtag” (Houses of Parliament).
    12:00 am Lunch in Düsseldorf.
    02:00 pm Visit to shopping centre in Oberhausen.
    07:00 pm Barbecue at IPA-house. Party “Time To Say Good Bye”.

    Saturday, 17th August 2024
    07:00-08:30 am Breakfast in the canteen/dining room.
    09:00 am Briefing (auditorium).
    Free time.
    12:00 am Lunch in canteen/dining room.
    Free time.
    07:00 pm Dinner and stay in canteen/dining room.

    Sunday, 18th August 2024
    07:00-08:30 am Breakfast in the canteen/dining room.
    Farewell.
    Departure/transfers.

    Alterations of program are possible.
    The proposed program is an offer. The participation is not mandatory.

    The participation is also possible on individual days or for short periods within the total duration (09th to 18th August 2024).

    For more information on price and accommodation, please see the programme attached. 

    Please send the registration directly to the IPA Bork e.V., Im Sundern 1, 59379 Selm/Germany or by e-mail to:buero@ipa-bork.de or Konrad.broeker@ipa-nrw.de 

    Phone: (Konrad): +49 (0) 2592 687500
    +49 (0) 1636848910 

    Program 

    Programm.deutsch