With 6 partner organisations representing 6 different partner countries (France, Ireland, Germany, Czech Republic, Estonia, Cyprus) the ACTION project consortium have an extensive range of skills, competences and expertise.
AKLUB Centre of education and counselling - is an educational organization which was established in 1997 in Krnov, the Czech Republic. AKLUB is respected and highly appreciated for its educational services and for its work in developing educational programmes and products. Its educational services are targeted at three different target groups, as follows:
- Professionals and experts including teachers, counsellors, employment advisers, psychologists, seminar leaders.
- Disadvantaged individuals including unemployed people, people with disabilities and people at risk of social exclusion.
- Young people - students, dropouts and disadvantaged young people.
For more information visit: www.aklub.org
CARDET is one of the leading research and development center in the Mediterranean region with global expertise in project design and implementation, capacity building, and e-learning.
CARDET has completed numerous projects relating to the development of capacity building and planning in social justice, eLearning, educational technology, skills and gaps assessments in educational institutions, civic engagement, social integration, and development of organizational and technological solutions. CARDET team have successfully participated in more than 150 projects in more than 45 countries. CARDET is one of the premier education and innovation organizations in Cyprus with extensive experience developing and implementing education programs. CARDET has a long standing experience in youth work and training using primarily experiential, learners centre pedagogies with the support of educational technology. CARDET has implemented a series of initiatives based on youth exchanges and training in the fields of entrepreneurship, global citizenship and social justice.
For more information visit: www.cardet.org
The objective of E-Juniors is to offer younger citizens - particularly those who are e-excluded - opportunities to improve their digital skills, by proposing activities in addition to formal academic studies.
E-Juniors proposes activities aiming to encourage younger people to:
- Spend free time in a productive and useful way,
- Explore new applicable areas of interest
- Inspire creativity and enhance vocational skills
- Acquire hard and soft skills facilitating the inclusion in the labour world.
E-Juniors is involved in several European actions proposing new training curriculum for the youth based on the use of innovative ICT tools. In particular, the association organized training for younger people to become youth educators by proposing digital tools and innovative methods, such as online learning and blended learning. E-Juniors relies on a team of experienced ICT teachers who provide cutting-edge eductaion about the latest ICT resources.
Moreover, E-Juniors has been involved in Erasmus+ and Europe for citizens projects, promoting the active citizenships in Europe and raising awareness about democratic processes among younger people to avoid radicalization and to boost active participation in the European civic life.
The association works in tandem and in a complementary manner with E-Seniors, whose objectives are to initiate seniors and people with disabilities into the world of new communication technologies. Together, the two associations use digital technologies to foster intergenerational communication and to bridge the digital gap. The association regularly undertake actions to fight prejudices, to promote intergenerational dynamics and boost social cohesion.
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Future in Perspective Limited (FIPL) is an SME based in the border region of Ireland. We have a core team of 12 high-trained and experienced staff in the areas of project management, curriculum development, digital media production, PR and marketing and community development. As a company, we have vast experience of creating bespoke educational materials, which harness the capabilities of available digital media and encourage the adoption of innovative educational approaches including the flipped-classroom, online learning, mobile learning, blended learning, gamification and challenge-based learning by vocational, adult and community education providers, migrant support workers and youth workers.
Throughout our history, Future in Perspective Limited has pioneered these novel education practices by providing access for educators, community and youth workers, career counsellors and other front-line professionals to bespoke learning materials. In collaboration with our network of European partners, we have developed a full suite of digital resources, online training programmes, best practice case studies and in-service and up-skilling resources for educators in the areas of:
- Digital Media production;
- Creative disciplines;
- Migrant integration – with a specific focus on women and young people;
- Talent Management;
- The Circular Economy;
- Online safety and security;
- Radicalisation of young people in online environments.
Our most recent innovations in the development of these digital learning materials is to pilot a series of challenge-based learning resources to support the development of Key Competences in disadvantaged young people, youth not currently engaged in employment, education or training (NEETs), and marginalised adult learners who may previously have had negative experience of education and are seeking to re-engage with learning.
FIPL will bring the full complement of its experience and expertise in this field to bear in producing innovative and engaging learning materials as part of the ACTION project.
For more information visit: www.fipl.eu
Youth in Science and Business Foundation (YSBF) is a non-profit organization aimed at supporting innovative ideas and creativity. It disseminates information on advancements of science and technology and conduct research activities related to IT and innovation.YSBF has been dealing with several projects on e-democracy and more active political participation of young people in decision-making processes.Since establishment of YSBF in 2001, YSBF has received funding for their projects from EU-funds, private sector companies, Estonian government and international organizations. The foundation is based in Tallinn, Estonia, but YSBF's projects are mostly international. YSBF has more than 15 years of experience in projects related to young people, science, technology and dissemination of novel ideas.
For more information visit: www.ysbf.org
Jugend- & Kulturprojekt e.V. (JKPeV) was founded in 2004 in Dresden and is dedicated to Education, Art and Culture. We organise international, regional and local projects that have a social impact, promote diversity and inclusion, and foster active participation and civic engagement. Through educational activities, we strive to develop young people and adults’ soft and professional skills, to stimulate entrepreneurial initiative and to boost their creativity by means of non-formal learning methods. JKPeV's art and cultural events involve international and local emerging and established artists. Our priority is to include, involve and integrate young people with fewer opportunities, migrants and refugees through cross-cultural exchange, art workshops and non-formal learning activities.
For more information visit: www.www.jkpev.de