NIK

Newcomers in the Kitchen Many people from the Middle East and North Africa come to Europe, to live and to work. That is not easy. Also 2nd and 3d generation children have problems with integration. Among these groups there are potential valuable workforces, where European population is getting older and shrinking. The project “Newcomers in…

TOL

Taste of Life: Regional Healthy food in Schools The project is focused on a combination of healthy and regional food in schools, combined with an educational program. Childhood and adolescence is a critical period for diets of high nutritional quality as the psychological need for nutrients is high relative to energy needs. In addition, many…

SKIFF

Skill for Future Farmers Future farmers and agriculture professional are confronted with severe challenges, especially under financial stress in EU economies and other factors which call for improved competitiveness, a ‘green’ sustainable development and an increase in the agricultural productivity of EU. Such needs are accounted for in the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) Reform 2014-2020,…

MOVE

In september 2015 the MOVE project started. MOVE stands for Modernization of Omani Vocational Education. It is about the Modernization of a Vocational Training Center for Horticulture in the north of Oman. It includes development of curriculum, learning materials and training of trainers. This start was the completion of a long period of fact finding,…

ACROSS

How can VET and labour market actors contribute to a sustainable, “green” economy driven by the need to better preserve and protect both the social-economic well-being of our societies and the natural resources of our planet? This was the big question that prompted 10 partners from 9 EU countries – the ACROSS strategic partnership –…

ECVET-STEP

The ECVET STEP project addresses the fundamental goal of the Education and Training 2020 Work Programme: “Making lifelong learning and mobility a reality” for reinforcing VET, with a focus on work-based training and apprenticeships. ECVET STEP focuses on the development of an ECVET Capability Maturity Framework (CMF), which will allow VET-related organisations and individual actors…

EBBEY

So far the worldwide economy is mainly oil-based. Fossil energy sources are used for fuel, for heating, for the production of a wide range of products like plastics, medicines, food additives, etc.   This oil-based economy, however, has many consequences like global warming due to a growing production of carbon dioxide and the dependency on unstable countries. These consequences have…