The main purpose of the project “Employability skills improved” which will be implemented from May 1st 2019 till March 31st 2020 is to enhance the quality of activities led by youth organizations in Europe in order to increase soft skills for young people that will ultimately enhance youth employability.
The project’s objectives are:
O1 – enhance specific competences in working with young unemployed people for 22 youth workers from 11 different European countries in a 6 days thematic international training course
O2 – increase personal development perspectives for at least 110 young unemployed people from 11 countries in Europe over a period of 4 months
O3 – establish quality approaches in activities and projects related to developing employability skills for young people for 11 organizations in Europe
Training course, 10.12.2019 -17.12.2019, which will involve the 22 participants in a structured learning program aimed at improving skills, creating a multicultural learning environment for youth workers by using three main non-formal education methods: improvisation, storytelling and spoken-word.
Main applicant and project coordinator is Spanish organization P.O.D. Association, and besides PRONI Centre for Social Education, another 9 project partners are involved:
Cyprus, S.E.A.L Cyprus
Greece, ACC Navarchos Votsis
Romania, Fundatia Judeteana Pentru Tineret Timis
Belgium, Art of the Box
Estonia, Without Borders MTÜ
France, TAMBOUR BATTANT
Italy, Associazione PrimOlio
Portugal, ASSOCIAÇÃO NOVO MUNDO AZUL
Slovakia, ADEL Slovakia
The project is co-funded by European Union, Erasmus+ Program – Key Action 1, Mobility of youth workers.