VOICES – Voices of solidarity

VOICES – Voices of solidarity

Objectives To enable artists from different European countries to work together to coordinate cohesive joined-up performance making visible the voices of refugees and asylum seekers and encourage integration through the collaborative parade/celebration event To...
CREATE – Creative Therapy in Europe

CREATE – Creative Therapy in Europe

CREATE – Creative Therapy in Europe

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To improve the integration of migrants with mental health problems through development of Arts Therapies resources
  • To develop innovative approaches to strengthen the training paths of Arts Therapists equipping them with all competences and skills needed to deliver high quality therapy and address the needs of young migrants experiencing mental ill health
  • To strengthen cooperation and exchange of best practice between European organisations in the development of co-produced training packages and new approaches to the integration of young migrants experiencing mental ill health

  • Coproducing training packages for Arts Therapists and Community Support Professionals to enable them to support migrants with mental ill health, improving their achievement in relevant and high level basic and transversal competences in a lifelong learning perspective
  • Engaging mental health centres and centres supporting young migrants in designing training packages thereby, challenging stigma and increasing awareness of mental ill health and how to face this through Arts Therapies
  • Creating a Network of Arts Therapists and Community Support workers in the field of migration and mental health across Europe and development of training packages and resources for Arts Therapists and Community Support professionals

  • Art and creativity training week to exchange therapeutic techniques
  • State of the Art Review of resettlement packages and initial consultation
  • Informal focus groups with people with mental ill health
  • National reports detailing the key findings of the desk based research and the informal focus groups
  • Training module for Creative Therapists working with refugees and migrants
  • Training module for Clinical Supervisors of Creative Therapists
  • Toolkit for Resettlement stakeholders to support further use of CREATE Method and Creative Therapies
  • Positional Analysis, Sustainability Report

  • Coordinator: MEH – Merseyside Expanding Horizons (United Kingdom)
  • SOLA ARTS (United Kingdom)
  • Deutsche Gesellschaft für Theatertherapie e.V. (Germany)
  • Compagnie Arti-Zanat’ (France)
  • Associazione Sementera Onlus (Italy)
  • Clonakilty community arts centre (Ireland)
  • CESIE (Italy)

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Date of project: 01/09/2016 – 31/08/2018

DG of reference: DG EAC, Erasmus+ KA2 Strategic Partnership for ADULT education

Contact: CESIE: rosina.ndukwe@cesie.org


Journeys

Journeys

Journeys

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To help refugees and migrants to socialise and express themselves without necessarily speaking the host country language
  • To give EU citizens the opportunity to discover, learn from and understand the values and cultures of refugees and migrants and rediscover and enrich their own
  • To offer the possibility of collaboration with organisations in other sectors in order to stimulate a more comprehensive, rapid, effective and long-term response to this global challenge

  • Directly engaging and involving refugees and asylum seekers in each of the locations in the creation of artistic works for presentation in the project (Container Theatre/Film)
  • Comprehensively championing the project activity to refugee and asylum seeker groups in order to involve people as audiences and as contributors to debate in the press and media and in seminar delivery. This contributes to ongoing cultural audience development in each location
  • Substantially raising the profile of the refugee experience through the presentation of artwork in accessible, highly visible and high profile locations, with work that will touch, intrigue, inspire and challenge a broad cross section of the local population
  • Showcasing and co-creation of cultural and/or audiovisual works across Europe
  • Identifying refugee artists to support and commission through the project, enabling distilled experiences to be shared through art and the effective expression of different refugee perspectives and experiences

  • Look-Up is a high profile outdoor art exhibition presenting visual art work from refugee artists on a large canvas in each city;
  • The Container Project involves creation of pop-up theatre performances and the making and screening of short new moving image productions to share refugee stories;
  • Journeys Seminars bring together artists, with refugee support groups and the wider public, to explore ideas and issues arising from the arts activity and its themes.

  • Coordinator: ArtReach (United Kingdom)
  • The Hamburg Altonale (Germany)
  • Explora (Italy)
  • CESIE (Italy)Associated partners:
  • Trafo (Budapest)
  •  City of Rieti (Italy)

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Dates of project: 01/06/2016 – 31/12/2017

DG of reference: DG EAC, Executive Agency – Creative Europe CULTURE: Cross Sectoral Strand– Refugee Integration Projects

Contact: CESIE daria.labarbera@cesie.org

www.journeysfestival.com/journeys #JOURNEYSEurope


MANUCULTURA – Cultural Education with Apprentices

MANUCULTURA – Cultural Education with Apprentices

MANUCULTURA – Cultural Education with Apprentices

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To give new inputs to initial vocational training and school system of partner countries
  • To demonstrate the synergy between culture and initial vocational training sectors
  • To encourage the development of social and cultural key competences in youth trainees
  • To give innovative idea how to improve youngsters’ participation to culture activities

  • Exchanging method and techniques for cultural education during initial Vocational Education and Training (VET)
  • Developing joint suggestions how to promote culture training in Institutions of Art, Trade and Marketing, and initial VET
  • Identification, collection and sharing of best practices, as examples of Culture Project activities targeting youth
  • Delivery of five international study visits to learn more about hosting partner country in the frame of learning, training, culture and art

  • MANUCULTURA – Recommendations on Cultural Education: Analysis and identification of models for successful cultural education with apprentices
  • MANUCULTURA Blog: collection of cultural projects, Best Practices and list of suggestions on how to promote culture training in Institutions of Art, Trade and Marketing and initial VET successful

  • Coordinator: KulturKontakt (Austria)
  • ARKEN – Museum of Modern Art (Denmark)
  • Alnatura Produktions und Handels GmbH (Germany)
  • Museum of contemporary Art (Croatia)
  • CESIE (Italy)

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Date of project: 01/12/2014 – 30/11/2016

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, National Agency (Austria), Erasmus+ Key Action 2, Strategic Partnership in the field of VET

Contact: CESIE: partnership@cesie.org

www.manucultura.net


ArtS – Skills for the creative economy

ArtS – Skills for the creative economy

Objectives To design and deliver a joint vocational training programme for low-skilled, unemployment and self-employed artists of the following areas: Craft, Cultural Heritage, Design, Music, Visual Arts, Literary Arts, Performing Arts To develop an outcome oriented...
INSART – Insertion des jeunes défavorisés par l’art

INSART – Insertion des jeunes défavorisés par l’art

INSART – Insertion des jeunes défavorisés par l’art

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To complement typical career guidance methods with an innovative and effective methodology, tailored on NEET (not in Education, Employment or Training) youths between 16 and 25 years of age
  • To stimulate young people so that they can better access employment
  • To train trainers and educators on new instruments aimed at young people’s employment

  • Gathering best practice cases of successful job placements for young people in the five participating countries
  • Pilot sessions that will enable 10-20 youths per country to carry out a creative process according to the pedagogy developed by the project partner “Les Ateliers d’Art Contemporain
  • Train the trainer in the field of youth placements and integration
  • Artistic valorization and post-production of the artistic objects created during the pilot sessions

  • Coordinator: Berlink (Germany)
  • Les Ateliers d’Art Contemporain (Belgium)
  • Merseyside Expanding Horizons (United Kingdom)
  • Elan Interculturel (France)
  • CESIE (Italy)

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Project dates: 01/12/2013 – 30/05/2016

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Lifelong Learning Programme – Grundtvig Multilateral

Contact: CESIE: partnerhsip@cesie.org

www.insart.eu


MOI – Mo(ve)ments of Inclusion

MOI – Mo(ve)ments of Inclusion

MOI – Mo(ve)ments of Inclusion

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote and develop quality of support systems in youth work, specially promoting innovation, attractiveness and inclusiveness of in youth services for marginalised groups: openness, solidarity, dialogue, commitment of equality and acknowledgement of diversity.
  • To foster intercultural dialogue, tolerance and mutual understanding: through the analyse of cultural corporeality, promotion of intercultural evenings and exchange among workers from many European countries in the same learning experience, so contributing to social cohesion in Europe
  • To facilitate the exchange of experiences and good practices in the field of youth inclusion, especially regarding creative and expressive techniques, and to foster the creation of new projects so promoting European cooperation in the youth field

Training Course in Palermo from 29th of June to 7th of July 2013 . The main activities of the course will be: Body expression and movement technique / Ice-breaking and group building / Simulations / Debates and discussions / Interaction with the local community / Intercultural events / Exchange of good practices

  • MOI – Public Report en

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • International initiatives for cooperation (Bulgaria)
  • Bulgarian network for human rights education (Bulgaria)
  • Duha united (Czech Republic)
  • Eesti people to people (Estonia)
  • Eurocircle (France)
  • 13 actif (France)
  • Haus der offenen tür sinzig (Germany)
  • Youth day care centre (Lithuania)
  • Fondazzjoni xjenza u poplu (Malta)
  • The foundation supporting of the innovation and the creativity development “inncrea” (Poland)
  • Young partners for civil society development association (Romania)
  • Divadlo bez domova (Slovakia)
  • Prosoc – society for project implementation in developing of social entrepreneurship (Slovenia)
  • Asociacion cultural ingalicia (Spain)
  • Inegöl youth organization (Turkey)
  • Nyitottság a világra alapítvány (Hungary)

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Date of project: 01/03/2013 – 31/08/2014

DG of reference: DG EAC, Youth in Action programme – 4.3. Training and networking of those active in youth work and youth organisations

Contact: CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org


ALCE – Appetite for Learning Comes with Eating

ALCE – Appetite for Learning Comes with Eating

ALCE – Appetite for Learning Comes with Eating

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To develop intercultural and intergenerational dialogue between the two target groups (senior native women and young immigrant women)
  • To break social isolation of certain target groups suffering from multiple discrimination
  • To encourage adult learning through the recognition and validation of the competences (literacy, civic, entrepreneurial) acquired by the target groups

  • Active Learning Training Course (50 hours) developed in all partner countries involving 100 women trainees and an European Training Course on intercultural dialogue and event management
  • Facilitate key competence acquisition of direct target groups (migrant and senior women) through training course, learning mobility, active training during the preparation & the implementation of the cultural roadmap of events
  • European Roadmap of Cultural Events in order to spread the intangible knowledge of women trainees to European Communities (United Kingdom, Italy, Austria, Lithuania, France)

  • Pedagogical Manual: Innovative approaches for participation and inclusion of migrant and senior women it | en | au | lt | fr
  • Recipes book: Around the world on a carpet of flavours it | en | au | lt | fr
  • Promoting Interculturalism Through Non Formal Education. An Evaluation Procedure.
  • The European Conference on Cultural Studies 2014: Official Conference Proceedings, Conference Theme 2014: “Borderlands of Becoming, Belonging and Sharing”, ISSN: 2188-9635)
  • ALCE Virtual Presentation, English

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • MEH – Merseyside Expanding Horizons (United Kingdom)
  • Verein Multikulturell (Austria)
  • Élan Interculturel (France)
  • Seniors Initiative Centre (Lithuania)

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Date of project: 01/11/12 – 31/10/14

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Lifelong Learning Programme – Grundtvig Multilateral

Contact:

CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org

www.appetiteforlearning.eu


EWAC – Euromed at Work for Active Citizenship

EWAC – Euromed at Work for Active Citizenship

EWAC – Euromed at Work for Active Citizenship

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote active citizenship and democratic participation at EUROMED level
  • To show the different opportunities offered by the European and International framework for promoting active citizenship and participation at EUROMED level, including among unemployed youth
  • To reflect on EUROMED labour market situation and to stimulate cooperation between these countries in the field
  • To share experience and to develop common strategies for civic participation

  • Theoretical presentations by trainers (unemployment, active participation & citizenship in Euro-Med area)
  • Presentations of local contexts by participants
  • Non-formal education techniques & games
  • Artistic workshops & artistic exhibition
  • Creation of new projects by participants

  • Euromed at Work for Active Citizenship |Public report en

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • Association Union Jeunesse EuroMed (Algeria)
  • Mugen Group (Israel)
  • Waseela for training and development (Egypt)
  • Observatoire Marocain pour la Paix Sociale & Association des Jeunes méditeraneen pour les echanges culturels (Morocco)
  • Juzoor for Health and Social Development (Palestine)
  • Civic Values Foundation (Bulgaria)
  • Česká sekce DCI – sdružení zastánců dětských práv České republiky (Czech Republic)
  • Continuous Action (Estonia)
  • Kea Vocational Development Center (Greece)
  • Rokiskio jaunimo organizaciju sajunga “Apvalus stalas” (Latvia)
  • Kryptus Ungdomsklubb, Overhalla Kommune (Denmark)
  • Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University.EU Youth and Cultural Programs Coordination Office (Turkey)
  • Povod, Institution for culture and development of internat (Slovenia)
  • Fondazzjoni Xjenza u Poplu (Malta)

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Date of project: 01/08/2012 – 31/07/2013

DG of reference: DG EAC, Youth in Action Programme – 3.1 Cooperation with the Neighbouring

Countries of the European Union

Contact:

CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org


Feel it! – Feel the difference

Feel it! – Feel the difference

Feel it! – Feel the difference

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote the integration of Third Country Nationals in the Member States of the EU
  • To build a bridge between local and migrant communities and to teach tolerance and mutual respect
  • To enhance the public perception of migration, diversity and cultural richness
  • To promote better intercultural dialogue
  • To create a sustainable project for school education to provide measures to combat racism, xenophobia, stereotypes and prejudices in the long term by confronting teenagers with topics like migration, integration and diversity

Development in each partner country of:

  • 3 Eye-catchers, poster and flyers to inform and sensitize the communities and to enhance the public perception of migration
  • A Path of Diversity: with 5 different stations made with the help of the student, installed in public places for a least two months, that showcase different cultures and ethnic group feeling the cultural differences in an interactive and sensuous way
  • A Curricula for the school: instructional strategies and resource materials for school education
  • A School project week: students and teachers will be involved in workshops, seminars, circle time, projection of films, meetings with representative groups of migrant communities

  • Coordinator: Verein Multikulturell (Austria)
  • International Education Information Exchange e. V. (Germany)
  • Soros International House (Lithuania)
  • Organisation of Iberoamerican States (Spain)
  • European Multicultural Foundation (United Kingdom)

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Date of project: 30/06/2012 – 30/12/2013

DG of reference: Directorate-General Home Affairs – Directorate B: Immigration and Asylum

Contacts:

CESIE: marie.marzloff@cesie.org | tiziana.giordano@cesie.org

www.feelthediversity.eu


Borgo di Dio – Protection and improvement of the historical-artistic and cultural heritage

Borgo di Dio – Protection and improvement of the historical-artistic and cultural heritage

Borgo di Dio – Protection and improvement of the historical-artistic and cultural heritage

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • Encouraging the economic development of the local population of the targeted area through training and social inclusion. Empowerment of people
  • Socio-cultural and artistic reference area, involving the local community, those at risk of social exclusion and emerging artists in cultural events that include music, theater, workshops, arts of painting and sculpture, photography and more. Empowerment of ideas
  • Renovation and development of a building of great historical value, returning a focal role in terms of social, cultural revival, economic development and tourism. Empowerment of the territory

  • Maieutic and Theatre workshops
  • Exhibition of local music and theatre groups
  • Exposition of photographs, pictures, sculptures or writings
  • Festivals and traditions that enhance the local products
  • Representative of Initiatives of the migrants’ cultures in the area
  • Restoration of “Borgo di Dio” Centre (the Centre’s activity was certainly one of the most important experience of community development observed in Italy in the nearly postwar period)

  • Coordinator: Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo Danilo Dolci
  • Association of social promotion Libera Palermo
  • Municipality of Trappeto (PA)

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Date of project: 01/04/2012 – 01/04/2014

Institution of reference: Fondazione con il Sud.

Protection and improvement of the historical-artistic and cultural heritage

Contact: CESIE: valentina.logalbo@cesie.org

www.borgodidio.it


EurAsia Wings – Youth and enterprises from Europe and Asia working together to share good practices on environmental issues through Art

EurAsia Wings – Youth and enterprises from Europe and Asia working together to share good practices on environmental issues through Art

EurAsia Wings – Youth and enterprises from Europe and Asia working together to share good practices on environmental issues through Art

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To create and develop a network of organisations working on volunteering and youth projects at a local and international level
  • To develop practises in bringing youth citizenship, eco responsibility and art in the economy field
  • To promote volunteering, youth and eco art activities to a wide audience (Institutions, youth, local and international organisation, enterprises)

  • Research on eco responsibility in businesses and good practices
  • Artistic creations at local level based on the theme of the 3R (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse), with the involvement of local partners, social centres, artistic schools and enterprises
  • Local Public Event “3R (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse) art to reunite youth and business”, to present artistic pieces created by local young artists, with the participation of local entrepreneurs
  • Public exposition in Shanghai and artistic workshops of the winners of the event “3R (Reduce, Recycle, Reuse) art to reunite youth and business” that took place in the four partner countries

  • Introduction Video – 3R Art: “Reduce, Recycle, Reuse”
  • Eurasia Wings Councours, involving young people, associations and entrepreneurs
  • Audio-visual Concours productions: Ti Ritroverò | ERAT
  • Guide ‘Youth in action to create a bridge between art and enterprises on environmental issues’

  • Coordinator: Pistes Solidaires (France)
  • CANGO – China Association for NGO Cooperation (China)
  • SJ Vietnam (Vietnam)

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Date of project: 01/01/2012 – 31/12/2012

DG of reference: DG EAC, Youth in Action Programme – 3.2 Youth in the World: Cooperation with Other Countries of the World

Contact: CESIE: stefania.giambelluca@cesie.org