GEM – Game for EuroMed

GEM – Game for EuroMed

GEM – Game for EuroMed

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote education for intercultural citizenship through playing
  • To develop educational pilot programmes on active intercultural citizenship based on “learning by playing” approach, providing with skills and knowledge formal and non-formal educators
  • To involve young people and educators in the development of a new creative resource (a board game) to be used in youth environments to promote values of tolerance and mutual understanding of different cultures and traditions

  • Identification of good practices using games as intercultural tool
  • Online training for formal/non-formal educators and youth workers on promoting education on intercultural citizenship by adopting playing activities
  • 20 pilot workshops to test the board game in schools and/or youth centres addressed to at least 160 youngsters.
  • Finalising the GEM Board game
  • Dissemination seminars at national and international level

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • ADICE – Association for the Development of Citizen and European Initiatives (France)
  • JUHOUD – Juhoud for community and Local Development (Palestinian Authority)
  • WASEELA – Waseela for training and development (Egypt)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/09/2016 – 31/08/2017

Institution of Reference: Anna Lindh Foundation for the Dialogue Between Cultures – Education For Intercultural Citizenship

Contact: CESIE: letizia.portera@cesie.org

www.gameforeuromed.eu


MPV – Moving People in Volunteering

MPV – Moving People in Volunteering

Objectives To share and further explore practices for volunteers’ management at local and international level through non-formal learning and active participation approaches To promote young people’s social inclusion and stimulate their active participation in...
2IQM – Initiative for an International Qualitative Mentoring

2IQM – Initiative for an International Qualitative Mentoring

Objectives To improve the access to employment of young people by a volunteering experience To foster the quality of tutoring for young volunteers, suitable tutoring benefits for the host organisations themselves as it contributes to the improvement of volunteers’...
WAPPY – What’s APP Youth!

WAPPY – What’s APP Youth!

WAPPY – What’s APP Youth!

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To develop the capacity of youth workers in creating programmes for Information and Communications Technology (ICT) platforms through mobile applications
  • To increase knowledge of youth workers on new ICT realities
  • To identify support needed by new youth work approaches
  • To establish multi-stakeholder cooperation among education, employment and technology sectors

  • What’s APP Youth Workers Training on ICT- Mobile Applications
  • Local activities for youth workers and young people on Mobile Application and Entrepreneurship
  • Conference about results of local activities implementation
  • Final Evaluation Meeting

  • Coordinator: Pistes-Solidaires (France)
  • Semper Avanti Stowarzyszenie (Poland)
  • YSDA Inc. – Youth for Sustainable Development Assembly Inc. (Philippines)
  • FSL India – Field Services and intercultural Learning India (India)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/10/2015 – 31/08/2017

DG of reference: DG EAC, Key Activity 2 – Capacity Building in the field of youth

Contact: CESIE: partnership@cesie.org

www.wappy-project.eu


Greentrepreneurship – Easier done than said

Greentrepreneurship – Easier done than said

Objectives To foster cooperation and exchange of experiences and good practices in the field of green entrepreneurship and youth employability To contribute to developing the quality of support systems and the capabilities of youth NGOs dealing with unemployed young...
EIRENE – European IntercultuRal Education towards a New Era of Understanding

EIRENE – European IntercultuRal Education towards a New Era of Understanding

EIRENE – European IntercultuRal Education towards a New Era of Understanding

ObjectivesActivitiesRisultatiPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To strengthen youth workers, youth advisors and project managers working in the field of youth’s participatory attitude and key competences, while exploring intercultural relations and new socio-political perspectives
  • To promote intercultural dialogue through non-formal education to the benefit of young people’s well-being and career perspectives
  • To promote the culture of non-violence and constructive conflict resolution
  • To stimulate youth organisations’ openness and, ultimately, youth work in the EU and the Balkans through capacity building in the field of mediation and communication

Training Course in Palermo from 05th to 13th of December 2015. The main activities are: Introduction of the approach of non-violence developed by Danilo Dolci through a theoretical and practical sessions and interactive workshops on peace building, mediation and communication. All the activities will be based on the principles of non-formal learning and will contribute in reaching the overall objectives of the project in a participatory and creative way

  • EIRENE Log-Book – promotion material reflecting the activities of the course and spreading further the results achieved

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • Platform AGORA – Active Communities for Development Alternatives (Bulgaria)
  • INTER ALIA (Greece)
  • Duha – UNITED (Czech Republic)
  • School of Social Work, Rotterdam University (The Netherlands)
  • AFPDM – Associação para a Formação Profissional e Desenvolvimento de Montijo (Portugal)
  • Unión Romaní (Spain)
  • Young Partners for Civil Society Development Association (Romania)
  • DBD – Divadlo bez domova (Slovakia)
  • Municipality of Kochani (Macedonia)
  • S&G – System and Generation Association (Turkey)
  • Mersey Media CIC (United Kingdom)
  • CDI – Cooperation and Development Institute (Albania)
  • Beyond Barriers Association (Albania)
  • PRONI Center for youth development Brcko (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • Kosovo Young Lawyers association (Kosovo)
  • MANT – Montenegrin Association for New Technologies (Montenegro)
  • OSMEH – Organization for Solidarity, Mobility, Ecology and Humanity of youth (Serbia)
  • SAS – Student association of Serbia (Serbia)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/05/2015 – 01/05/2016

DG of reference: DG EAC, National Agency (Italy), Erasmus+, Key Activity 1: Mobility of youth workers [Partner countries]

Contact: CESIE: training@cesie.org


PLACE – Planting Cities

PLACE – Planting Cities

Objectives To strengthen the role of youth work in the development of inclusive and healthy societies by promoting innovative and creative use of urban garden as multiple-goal oriented tool To enhance cooperation and cross-cutting synergies between European and third...
EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

EQUALITY for CHANGE – Gender equality through global capacity building

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To foster cooperation and exchange of experiences and good practices in the field of young women empowerment and non-formal education
  • To build a transnational mobility EU-Africa women Network to promote non-formal learning
  • To improve the mobility of young people and youth workers, as well as youth employability
  • To increase young women’s understanding of intercultural dialogue and cultural diversity
  • To improve the quality and recognition of non-formal learning by developing educational programs in the field of media and new non-formal educational didactics

  • Carry out local research on the needs of young women and creation of a strategic report about the status of gender equality in partner countries
  • Public campaigning on gender equality and women empowerment in each partner country
  • Deliver national seminar on women and multimedia/ICT in each partner country
  • Deliver international youth training on media, communication and gender equality, Slovenia
  • Job shadowing opportunities in each partner country
  • Experience short term European Voluntary Service (EVS) in Kenya and Italy

  • Guidelines on EVS and Youth Mobility of women
  • Public Reports on local project activities achievements in each partner country

  • Coordinator: KID PiNA (Slovenia)
  • De Lindenberg (Netherlands)
  • TYCEN – Tanzania Youth Cultural Exchange Network (Tanzania)
  • CAPEC – Cameroon Association for the Protection and Education of the Child (Cameroon)
  • KVDA – Kenya Voluntary Development Association (Kenya)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/02/2015 – 30/07/2016

DG of reference: DG EAC, Erasmus+, Key Activity 2 – Capacity Building in the field of youth

Contact: CESIE: giuseppe.lafarina@cesie.org


SENSE – Social Entrepreneurship & Social media for youth Employability

SENSE – Social Entrepreneurship & Social media for youth Employability

SENSE – Social Entrepreneurship & Social media for youth Employability

ObjectivesActivitiesPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote and encourage social entrepreneurship as a response to youth unemployment
  • To raise awareness about opportunities offered by social networks to facilitate employability and to promote social enterprise in the Euro-Mediterranean area through the exchange of best practices
  • To foster intercultural, intergenerational dialogue and understanding, economic development and social inclusion of youth
  • To promote deeper knowledge about European programmes and funding opportunities for youth and social entrepreneurs for the EuroMed area

The SENSE training course [6th-14th June 2015] aims to give to its 32 participating youth workers, tools and new methodologies to youth workers by providing ideas on how to create a social business and bring a positive impact on society, ensuring social inclusion and economic development through social entrepreneurship, as well as exploiting and exploring the opportunities offered by social media in promotion of their own social enterprise, as well as give knowledge on the use of social media in getting employed

  • Coordinator: CESIE (Italy)
  • Euro-Mediterranean Center for Cross-Cultural Dialogue (Bulgaria)
  • Centre for European Initiatives Association (Bulgaria)
  • Continuous Action (Estonia)
  • Association Pour le Developpement Des Initiatives Citoyennes et Europeennes (France)
  • Christliches Jugenddorfwerk Frechen (Germany)
  • Vardakeios School of indigent children (Greece)
  • Asociationa Tineri Parteneri Pentru Dezvoltarea Societatii Civile (Romania)
  • Youth Forum Bitola (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia)
  • Vilniaus Gedimino technikos universitetas (Lithuania)
  • Hugo Snabilie (The Netherlands)
  • Asociación Iniciativa Internacional Joven (Spain)
  • Asociación Colectivo para la Acción y la Investigación sobrela Exclusión Social Urbana (Spain)
  • Lykia Izcilik ve Doga Sporlari Kulubu Dernegi (Turkey)
  • Pr’Animação-Associação de Animação Cultural (Portugal)
  • Union jeunesse euormed Algerie (Algeria)
  • Waseela For Training and Development (Egypt)
  • Beit Ariel – youth center (Israel)
  • Al-Hayat Center for Civil Society Development (Jordan)
  • Leaders Of Life For Sustainable Development (Jordan)
  • Padil, Services à la portée des associations (Tunisia)
  • Association “La Volonté” (Tunisia)
  • Amel Association International (Lebanon)
  • Agir Ensemble (Morocco)
  • Observatoire Marocain de la Paix Sociale (Morocco)
  • Juhoud for Community and Rural Development (Palestine)
  • Wi’am Center For Conflict Resolution (Palestine)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 01/01/2015 – 31/12/2015

DG of reference: DG EAC, National Agency (Italy), Erasmus+, Key Action 1, Mobility of youth workers

Contact: CESIE: alisa.harlamova@cesie.org


MADRE – Multilateral Approach to Develop Rural Empowerment

MADRE – Multilateral Approach to Develop Rural Empowerment

MADRE – Multilateral Approach to Develop Rural Empowerment

ObjectivesActivitiesPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To educate field operators and community leaders to become “active change agents” who are not just executors of actions
  • To motivate people who live in developing areas to adopt best practices for sustainable livelihood behaviours
  • To encourage new communication skills between rural stakeholders
  • To use non-formal education tools to create and disseminate good practices
  • To share good practices through new communication skills using innovative tools (RMA, Creative thinking, Non-formal education)

  • Delivery of training for Field officers and Community Leaders in Madagascar

  • Coordinator: Welthungerhilfe (Germany)
  • Centro per lo Sviluppo Creativo Danilo Dolci (Italy)

Date of project: December 2014 – June 2015

Institution of reference: Welthungerhilfe – Special funds for Pilot Projects: Innovation, Impact or Sustainability

Contact: CESIE: maja.brkusanin@cesie.org


EDUPAD – Creating Educational Programs on Anti-Discrimination on a Par with EU Standards

EDUPAD – Creating Educational Programs on Anti-Discrimination on a Par with EU Standards

EDUPAD – Creating Educational Programs on Anti-Discrimination on a Par with EU Standards

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To contribute to making the necessary adaptations in elementary school programs on anti-discrimination towards people with disabilities, so that they are compatible with EU standards
  • To strengthen the relationships and enable an exchange between the civil society actors in EU member countries and in Turkey

  • Research to compare curricula and practices in Italian, Turkish and European primary schools
  • Development of a pilot model of education inspired by the research
  • Development of specific educational materials to raise awareness in primary schools about the fight against discrimination of people with special needs
  • Implementation of awareness-raising seminars in 30 schools in the district of Atasehir (Istanbul, Turkey)
  • Organization of educational workshops for guidance teachers and school vice-principals
  • Proposal of alternative classroom activities to the Turkish Ministry of Education

  • Comparative research report on the curricula and best practices dealing with discrimination of people with special needs in Turkey, Italy and in Europe
  • Pilot model of education on anti-discrimination
  • Awareness-raising educational materials for primary schools, including activity cards and an animation movie
  • Awareness-raising seminars
  • Educational workshops for guidance teachers and school vice-principals
  • Alternative classroom activity proposals presented as a report to the Turkish Ministry of Education

  • Coordinator: TSCV – Turkish Spastic Children’s Foundation (Turkey)

Follow the project IN ACTION

Date of project: 15/10/2014 – 15/01/2016

DG of reference: DEVCO EuropeAid – Central Contracting and Financing Authority (CFCU, Turkey) – Civil Society Dialogue Between EU And Turkey –III – Political Criteria Grant Scheme (CSD-III/PC)

Contact: CESIE: noemi.deluca@cesie.org

www.okuldabiriz.org


Raising the Rights of Elderly People and Elderly care Services to the EU Standards

Raising the Rights of Elderly People and Elderly care Services to the EU Standards

Raising the Rights of Elderly People and Elderly care Services to the EU Standards

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To raise awareness about elderly rights and available elderly care services in Turkey
  • To establish long-term cooperation among NGOs in Turkey and EU working with elderly people
  • To improve the quality of care and support services for elderly people in Turkey through transfer of best practices in line with EU standards
  • To enhance the institutional capacities of CSOs working on elderly issues

  • Country-based and comparative researches and analysis
  • Study visits in Spain, Italy, Germany, and Turkey
  • Seminars to improve technical capacities of personnel providing services for elderly people in Turkey

  • * Coordinator: Yörtürk Foundation (Turkey)
  • Fundació Campus Arnau D’escala – FCAE (Spain)
  • CESIE (Italy)