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EMPROVE – Final conference

The final conference on 19.09.2018 in Dublin was a great event. There were at least 70 external guests representing many different help and support centres in the field of domestic violence as well as training providers and the police. The…

VIC on EPALE

In May, the German National Agency invited the VIC team to contribute with an article to the EPALE’s thematic focus for June “Assessing adults’ skills”. The article highlights major findings from the first research phase, gives an overview of the…

BADGES – What’s going on?

Since the launch of BADGES, a lot has happened: the partnership has intensively studied existing approaches to the validation of competences in the cultural heritage sector. They have found some promising approaches, but also several possibilities for improvement. The full…

BADGES kick-off meeting in Kassel

On November 8. and 9. the BADGES consortium met for the first time in Kassel. BADGES sets out to develop a learning and validation approach for cultural and heritage sites that leads to the award of digital badges to visitors…

LISTEN – Survey on storystelling

“Storytelling is understood to be live oral telling of stories, engaging directly with listeners to create a shared experience. Storying … is one of the most fundamental ways of making meaning and thus pervades all aspects of learning, regardless of…

SASSI Award – Win a trip to the Netherlands!

SASSI Awards for innovative workforce development strategies for the ageing workforce We are seeking submissions of innovative workforce development strategies that maintain and improve the motivation and productivity of older workers; strategies that enhance inclusion and age-diversity whilst supporting an…

VALLEY – Final conference

The VALLEY final conference will take place on Thursday, February 16th, 2017, from 12 h to 18 h in Marseille, France, in the premises of the Villa Méditerranée. If you are interested in volunteering and the recognition of competences acquired…

VALLEY – Save the date!

Final conference on 16.02.2017 in Marseille, France Make a note in your calendar – The VALLEY team is organising the final conference which will include conclusions from the piloting phase, a panel discussion with experts from the field, workshops ……

SASSI – Newsletter 3

Successful training in Matosinhos If you are interested in finding out how the course went and what we are doing next – have a look at our Newsletter nr 3.  

SASSI – Train the trainers … the experience

After the preliminary phase the trainers eventually met in Matosinhos for the 5-day face-to-face training. Trainers from UK, Portugal, Austria, Slovakia, Germany, and the Netherlands attended the course to find out more about the SASSI project and the SASSI approach…

And the award goes to …

Life is beautiful – This was again the motto of this third edition of our European award La VITA è bella!. The six lucky winners were celebrated during the 7th REVEAL conference in Thessaloniki on 22.

And the EILEEN award goes to …

On 09.09.16 during the final conference in Athens the winners of the EILEEN award were celebrated and presented their trophies and certificates. The main prize of the award was the trip to the final conference. The winners were given the…

EILEEN – Evaluation of award projects

Currently,  the EILEEN award jury is making a pre-selection from the more than 50 projects,  initiatives and ideas that have been submitted from all over Europe. At the end of this week the most promising candidates will be informed –…

SASSI – Training of Trainers in Portugal

The SASSI consortium offers a Training of Trainers (ToT) activity for VET/Adult education providers. The course aims at improving the technical and didactical expertise of the participating trainers in order to enable them to work with groups of mature adults.…