1 Konsulent Øystein Samnøen
Euro – Training
People Help the People
A.T.I.C. – ROMANIA
Innoved Lietuva (LITHUANIA)
“Innoved Lietuva” aim is to provide learning opportunities and consultancy for enterprising youth and young adults. Their activities are dedicated to: •Create conditions for initiation and development of traditional and social entrepreneurship on regional, national and international level. •Introduction of good practices from the social impact business in the policy making on local and national level and the policy of the European Union. •Create positive, motivating and encouraging ambient for active entrepreneurship spirit in the society. •Raise the awareness of the citizens for the opportunities that the social entrepreneurship can give. •Enhance the employability of the young people on the labour market. •Create international community of young people that share interests related to social entrepreneurship. •To enhance and support the youth and young adults mobility on national and international level. •Promotion and application of the non-formal education.Website: http://www.innoved.lt/
1 Konsulent Øystein Samnøen
E Consultants (Norway) is a network of freelance consultants with complementary and reinforcing expertise within: Cyberbullying, Digital skills for children, teenagers, parents and professionals, Development of teaching platforms, Marketing communication, Digital media communication and Management of cross-cultural educational projects. We have worked in partnership with NGOs, Universities and commercial entities from Germany, Portugal, Spain, Israel, Czech Republic, Poland, UK, Republic of Ireland, Turkey, Cyprus, Italy, Lithuania, Malta, Bulgaria, Hungary and Norway.
LOUGHBOROUGH UNIVERSITY (UK)
The Storytelling Academy at Loughborough University is an interdisciplinary research team based at the School of Design and Creative Arts. Applied Storytelling has become a key research strength at Loughborough over the past years and one where they have an international reputation for excellence. Researchers from the Storytelling Academy have been involved in over 20 projects of various sizes, ranging from a few thousand pounds to over a million pounds in value, funded by organisations as diverse as AHRC, NERC, ESRC, MRC, EPSRC, British Academy and the European Commission. The work is invariably interdisciplinary, involving collaborations with the health, social and environmental sciences and both academic and non-academic partners, from local community organisations to large NGOs. We have worked throughout the UK, but also across Europe (with partners in France, Spain, Italy, Malta, Greece, Austria, Germany, Belgium, Netherlands, Lithuania, Poland, Turkey and Norway), and in low-to-middle income countries across the world (Kenya, Uganda, India and Colombia). We are also developing a programme of work in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington DC.
Euro – Training
“EURO-training” is a non profit making and non-governmental organisation, founded in 2004 and located in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria.
Our main goal is connected with promoting and supporting of different kind and forms of training activities.
We strongly believe that only well educated and trained people are capable to make a transition to the knowledge based economy and may significantly improve the quality of life.
In the Learning Age, equipping people with the right knowledge and skills is crucial to maintaining high and sustainable levels of employment and price stability.
But our vision of the Learning Age is about more than employment. The development of a culture of learning will help to build a united society, assist in the creation of personal independence, and encourage the creativity and innovation.
Most of the EURO-training`s activities are connected with empowering of the different disadvantaged groups with appropriate knowledge and skills for successful placement in the labor market and this way contribute for their social inclusion.
Those we do developing and providing of different training activities and actions for training and improving their civic and social skills and competences based on blended and e-learning. Our efforts are connected to promote tolerance, accepting the differences, respect to interculturality, active citizenship.
People Help the People
People Help the People (ITALY)
The aim of People Help the People is to carry out activities of social solidarity by marrying in full the whole concept of “human integration” in the world, with reference to Europe and Mediterranean area, through the promotion of human person and recovery, preservation, and enhancement of historic, cultural, and environmental heritage, integrated into an overall sustainable development. The aim of People Help the People is to create opportunities for cooperation and partnership between the EU countries and the Mediterranean, weaving a dense network of intercultural exchange that allows to export best practices from one country to other, in pursuit of greater integration between peoples. Integration that represents not only an increase in terms of purely human but also a lever for economic development and social redemption. All activities of the Association are directed to the achievement of the goals of the solidarity, social inclusion and cultural promotion, actions and activities aimed primarily at disadvantaged or under conditions of social vulnerability, in the fields of education, health, social services, environmental protection, with the involvement of public authorities (European Union, Countries of the Mediterranean basin, the Italian state, Regions and Municipalities) and private entities.
A.T.I.C. – ROMANIA
ASOCIATIA TINERILOR CU INITIATIVA CIVICA (ROMANIA)
Asociația Tinerilor cu Initiativa Civica (Association of Youth with Civic Initiative) is a youth organization, apolitical, NGO that aims to drive the development of the Romanian society attracting young people towards active citizenship and promoting the local and national cultural values.
A.T.I.C. was established in 2016 in Galați by a group of young people in order to contribute to the social and personal development of local youth.
We are active in our community – working with children and youth from placement homes, poor families, old people, unemployed and facing other social problems.
One of our main objectives is the inclusion of local disadvantaged youth through different methods, such as sport, music, theatre, dance and painting. In order to realize our objectives, we cooperate with families, local authorities, primary schools, high schools and universities and we develop projects with them.In order to realize our objectives, we cooperate with families, local authorities, primary schools, high schools and universities and we develop projects with them.
One of our partner is the local Art school, that has pupils from 14 to 19 years old and teaches music(vocal and instrument playing), dancing, painting and crafts.
The main purpose of the collaboration is first of all integration of the talented people through music, art and sport and the second, different local and international projects, having the same topic.
Despite the fact we are a young organization, the key staff is very experienced in the NGO zone and Erasmus+ program, working in the field for more than 8 years, with very good results, in different positions and departments, among the local NGOs.
Afyonkarahisar Halk Egitim Merkezi Ve Aksam Sanat Okulu (TURKEY)
Afyonkarahisar Public Education Center and Evening Art School is a full official educational institution affiliated to the Ministry of National Education.Our organization has a very fast organizational ability with its dynamic structure. Our center organizes free courses for all citizens of all ages, education, income, social status and culture, and high school and university students, in line with their interests, wishes, abilities and expectations, in professional, social, social, economic, sports and cultural fields.It has the reflex to organize the training activities needed in every field in the fastest and shortest time with its highly knowledgeable and experienced staff in non-formal education. Our institution has created its own corporate culture with its cooperative and coordination features. Our institution implements a rotational modular training plan regarding production processes in various fields and organizes vocational training courses with expert-contracted/contracted trainer staff. In this way, our institution provides the trainees who are successful by obtaining a certificate with the courses it organizes, as a quality intermediate identity in the private sector. Afyonkarahisar Public Education Center completed its accreditation in December 2019, which provides European opportunities for young people and as the Eurodesk contact point of the European information network. In addition, in our institution where preparatory courses for the university are opened, Eurodesk information is provided to the students who attend the course periodically and 700 young trainees have been reached in this context.
AcrossLimits LTD (MALTA)
AcrossLimits is a Maltese SME with a long story of successes both on the national and the European stages with participation in over 60 EU funded projects over its 19 years of existence. Over the years, we have built up a vast skill set within the Education, Health, Entrepreneurship, Digital Platforms and Dissemination work packages.
Being an ICT company, we have a great interest in eLearning and took part in various EU projects and training courses that incorporated or were based on eLearning. We developed several such platforms for different target different audiences ranging from educators to students, businesspeople, professionals, artists, disadvantaged people and more.
Leveraging on our strong networks, both on national and international levels, we held the role of Dissemination Leaders in various EU funded projects whereby our tasks ranged from simple creation of websites to hosting of international conferences and symposia.