In&Out – Boosting disadvantaged youth and migrant integration through cultural and volunteering activities

In&Out – Boosting disadvantaged youth and migrant integration through cultural and volunteering activities

In&Out – Boosting disadvantaged youth and migrant integration through cultural and volunteering activities

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote volunteering as an effective tool for the integration of youth with fewer opportunities and young migrants in Europe.
  • To share best practices and strengthening the networking and cooperation of Europeans and Caribbean youth workers.
  • To foster active citizenship and participation of migrant young people preventing marginalization and radicalization potentially resulting in violent behaviour.
  • To provide youth workers methodological tools to strengthen their support to this target group.

  • Implementing international training to train professionals with theoretical and empirical contributions on the theme of migration and the accompaniment of young migrants through voluntary commitment and cultural activities.
  • Engaging young migrants and vulnerable youth through storytelling, dance and art workshops to improve the participation and integration and to fight prejudices promoting respect of human rights

  • Open Educational Resource (OER) tool for young people and youth workers whose aim is to exchange tools, methodologies and approaches around the accompaniment of young people migrants.
  • Youth workers e-learning modules to support users’ learning on young migrant integration through volunteering and cultural activities.
  • Storytelling, dance and art workshop toolkits to support users learning on young migrants integration through the creation and experimentation.
  • In&Out Reference Guide for educators, facilitators and trainers accompanying young migrants and young people with less opportunities in their integration process.

  • Coordinator: ADILES [France]
  • Bee.com [Italy]
  • CESIE [Italy]
  • DUG [Sweden]
  • Jarit [Spain]

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Date of project: 01/11/2017 – 31/10/2019

DG of reference: DG EAC, Key Action 2 Strategic Partnership in the field of Youth

Contact: CESIE: julia.isasi@cesie.org


SAVE – Sport Against Violence and Exclusion

SAVE – Sport Against Violence and Exclusion

SAVE – Sport Against Violence and Exclusion

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To recognise and increase the acquisition of skills and competencies such as discipline, team-work and perseverance through informal learning activities in sport.
  • To support sport clubs which practice grass-root sport in order to increase their services and engage young people in sport.
  • To promote dialogue and exchange of best practices by integrating sport competencies in everyday practice.
  • To support inter-cultural dialogue, sense of belonging and participation through key sport competencies contributing to social cohesion and integrated societies.

  • Gap analysis through desk and field research on the current sport situation to assess target’s needs.
  • Creation of SAVE online platform.
  • Creation of SAVE curriculum for trainers.
  • Implementation of a pilot training of community coaches and students.
  • Creation of SAVE Training KIT.

  • Increased sport skills and competencies in youth and trainers within the participant countries.
  • Created and piloted curriculum and training for coaches and students.
  • Enhanced network for coaches, youngster and parents through online platform for sport structures and courses.
  • Promoted and increased engaging in sport, inter-cultural dialogue and sense of belonging in youth.

  • Coordinator: Lithuanian Sports University (Lithuania)
  • University of Split (Croatia)
  • University of Palermo (Italy)
  • University of Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
  • University of Novi Sad (Serbia)
  • Lithuanian Union of Sports Federation (Lithuania)
  • World University Service (Austria)
  • CESIE (Italy)
  • DEFOIN (Spain)

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Date of project: 01/01/2018 – 01/07/2020

 

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Erasmus+ Sport: Support to Collaborative Partnerships

Contact:

CESIE: emiliano.mungiovino@cesie.org


YSSA – Youth-led Street Sport for All

YSSA – Youth-led Street Sport for All

YSSA – Youth-led Street Sport for All

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote voluntary activities in sport, together with social inclusion, equal opportunities and awareness of the importance of health-enhancing physical activity through increased participation in, and equal access to, sport for all
  • To increase participation in sports, strengthen social inclusion and promote voluntary activity amongst disadvantaged children and youth in Italy, Greece, Malta, Lithuania, Lebanon and Denmark

  • Development of the Playmaker education: educate 600 young people as voluntary street sports instructors and role models
  • Development of the GAME Zones: youth-led street sports activities and events to reach 5000 marginalised youths from disadvantaged neighbourhoods
  • Creation of the Street Sport facility partnership
  • Building local GAME branches: establish local GAME branches in all partner countries

  • Curriculum to transfer the Playmaker concept to new contexts
  • Toolbox for sharing and promoting dialogue containing a street sports compendium with drills and training materials, a free, online, learning platform for all Playmakers
  • Street Sports Facility Guide to establish and operate outdoor and indoor street sports facilities
  • Annual Street sports festival: an annual celebration of street sports will be held in all partner countries
  • Street Sport conference on street sports as a tool for social inclusion, and civic engagement through voluntarism in Valletta (Malta)

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Date of project: 01/01/2018 – 31/12/2020

DG of reference: DG EAC, Education and Training, Erasmus+ Sport: Support to Collaborative Partnerships

Contact:

CESIE: caroline.dickinson@cesie.org


MEDIA LITERACY – Media literacy for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women

MEDIA LITERACY – Media literacy for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women

MEDIA LITERACY – Media literacy for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • Developing innovative learning tools to increase media and digital competences of low – skilled/low qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women.
  • Improving media and digital literacy skills of low – skilled/low – qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women encouraging them with effective awareness raising actions.

  • Development of methodological approach and framework for the building of media and digital literacy skills and competences tailored to the needs of low skilled/low – qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women.
  • Creation of an online training tool for the building of media and digital literacy skills of low – skilled/low – qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women.
  • Development of a peer – to – peer awareness raising methodology and a short training for refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women involving them in an awareness raising/outreach campaign.

  • Enhanced media and digital literacy skills of at least 120 low – skilled/low – qualified refugee/asylum seeking and migrant women in the UK, Ireland, Italy, Greece, Austria and Malta.
  • Developed online training tools and methodologies for refugee/migrants associations and other organizations and/or professionals useful to work with low – skilled/low – qualified refugee, asylum seeking and migrant women.
  • Enhanced awareness about the actions of at least 250 professionals, local, regional, national and international level authorities, refugee/migrant associations, civil society, educational institutions and other relevant stakeholders in the partner countries and other EU countries.

  • Coordinator: University of Gloucestershire [UK]
  • CESIE [Italy]
  • Verein Multikulturell [Austria]
  • Inishowen Development Partnership [Ireland]
  • Foundation for Shelter and Support to Migrants [Malta]
  • Kentro Merimnas Oikogeneias Kai Paidiou [Greece]

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Date of project:  01/11/2017 – 31/10/2019

DG of reference:

Contact:

CESIE: silvia.fazio@cesie.org


SOFIE – Support for empowerment and integration of refugee families

SOFIE – Support for empowerment and integration of refugee families

SOFIE – Support for empowerment and integration of refugee families

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To promote professional, social and cultural integration of migrants and refugees.
  • To create a holistic set of tools, guides of best practice and curricula for trainings to support the inclusion process of migrants and refugees the most effectively.
  • To support mother and child interaction for the learning process of second language (L2, the host country language) and important host society knowledge acquisition.
  • To increase the training of trainers and volunteers working with refugees.

  • Development of “Guidelines for Best Practice of Inclusion” based on needs analysis of refugee families.
  • Elaboration of a training for mothers and children focused on fostering language skills and integration of refugee families.
  • Creation of “SOFIE” online tool and platform.
  • Development of a trainers training for adult educators, second language teachers, social workers and trainers working with refugee women and children.
  • Creation of a guide for best practice for buddying/mentoring.
  • Delivery of e-training for buddying/mentoring.

  • Improved integration of migrants, especially such vulnerable groups as women and children providing a better joint response to the nowadays crisis to ensure the better integration into the EU society.
  • Fostered social dialogue on inclusion issues and the need for integration measures for refugee families.
  • Improved recommendations for organisations and trainers on how to prepare volunteers working with refugees.

  • Coordinator: VEREIN MULTIKULTURELL [Austria]
  • CESIE [Italy]
  • CARDET [Cyprus]
  • Mozaik Human Resources Development [Turkey]
  • STIFTELSEN KURSVERKSAMHETEN VID U-AUNIVERSITET [Sweden]

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Date of project: 01/10/2017 – 31/03/2020

DG of reference: DG EAC, Erasmus+: Key Action 2, Strategic Partnership in the field of Adult education

Contact:

CESIE:  giovanni.barbieri@cesie.org


BYMBE – Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education

BYMBE – Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education

BYMBE – Bringing Young Mothers Back to Education

ObjectivesActivitiesResultsPartnersInfo & contacts

  • To adapt and promote good practices of support for young mothers for going back to school or in employment in Europe.
  • To develop innovative outreach strategy and motivational campaign for awareness raising on the issue of early school leaving of young mothers.
  • To support social workers and trainers by provision of additional tools, knowledge and skills for their work with young mothers.
  • To develop holistic support instruments for young mothers, including counseling, training and peer-groups
  • To disseminate project results and raise awareness about the problem of early school leaving of young mothers and how to address it.

  • Development of a Handbook for Outreach Awareness and Motivation Strategies
  • Creation of a set of Intervention Methods to involve Young Mothers
  • Delivery of training addressed to Social workers/Teachers Trainers working with the young mothers
  • Elaboration of a BYMBE Orientation Pack
  • Design of a BYMBE Empowerment Pack
  • Design of a BYMBE Support Pack
  • Implementation of pilot trainings with Social workers/Teachers Trainers and young mothers who are expected to re-enter education.

  • Created a holistic awareness campaign of education need and a support package for young mothers in need to finalize their education.
  • Improved the opportunities in professional and social life of young mothers by enabling them to finalize their professional education, having their own job, earning their own money, be independent from social welfare.
  • Provision of effective career guidance and orientation to young mothers and prevention and reduction of Youth Unemployment.
  • Improvement of the knowhow and awareness of Social workers/Teachers Trainers working with the young mothers about how to support them in the best holistic way.
  • Raised the awareness of stakeholders and general public about the importance of professional education for girls in order to assure their own economic safety.

  • Coordinator: Frauen im Brennpunkt [Austria]
  • CESIE [Italy]
  • Bimec [Bulgaria]
  • Social Innovation Fund SIF [Lithuania]
  • Exchange House Ireland [Ireland]
  • Magenta Consultoría Projects S.L.U [Spain]

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Date of project: 01/10/2017 – 31/08/2019

DG of reference: DG EAC, Erasmus+: Key Action 2, Strategic Partnership in the field of Adult education

Contact: CESIE: alessia.valenti@cesie.org