Meath Partnership is a county-wide organisation responsible for the design and implementation of local, rural and community development programmes. We specialise in building the capacity of local communities through the design and implementation of a range of projects and programmes tackling exclusion and disadvantage. We work with a range of clients offering the following services: capital investment, training opportunities and mentoring support for the development and expansion of SMEs; career coaching and mentoring; family support; information and advocacy service; out of schools programmes for young people; volunteer placement service and labour market activation initiatives. We are a not-for-profit organisation with charitable status and employ 33 full-time staff. We are responsible for the implementation of SICAP, LEADER, Meath Volunteer Centre, Tús and Rural Social Scheme and a lead a number of national and European initiatives in Co. Meath.
CARDET is one of the leading research and development center in the Mediterranean region with global expertise in project design and implementation, capacity building, and e-learning. CARDET is independently affiliated with universities and institutions from around the world, such as the Yale University and the International Council of Educational Media. CARDET has completed numerous projects relating to the development of capacity building and planning in social justice, eLearning, educational technology, skills and gaps assessments in educational institutions, civic engagement, social integration, and development of organizational and technological solutions. CARDET brings together an international team of experts with decades of global expertise in research, foresight, educational technology, instructional design, eLearning, professional capacity building, design thinking, innovation, social and economy integration and human resource development.
STORYTELLME sells products and services that combine entertainment with literacy through personalization. StoryTellme have the mission to help people make progress in their lives through learning. StoryTellme combine tools of Design Thinking, StoryTelling, Creative Design methodologies for learning and process of innovation.
Through a team, with different specializations, works the areas of (1) instructional design and design thinking, (2) pedagogical consultancy, (3) multimedia and digital content development, (4) technical resources to support platforms, using different methodologies (e-learning, b-learning, m-learning, responsive/cross platforms).
Callidus – Institute for Adult Education was founded in spring 2008. The range of our offerings is diverse and, apart from Croatia, we offer our programs in the region. Listening to the needs of the market, we are timely reacting to new trends related to the needs of the modern labor market by creating special programs. All of our programs are current, diverse and focused on the constant development of your knowledge and competences needed in the dynamic labor market. Callidus cooperate with public institutions (Employment Services and Ministries) and act as a bridge connecting Austrian experiences and the needs of countries on their way toward joining the EU. Callidus possess extensive experience and know-how in writing tender documentation and seeking financial resources which resulted in a successful completion of a dozen ADA, IPA, ESF and Erasmus + projects.
FONDO FORMACION EUSKADI SLL
FONDO FORMACION EUSKADI (FFE) is a non formal VET center whose mission is the development of people and improvement of organizations. FFE is located in the Basque Country, with more than 30 years of experience in training for employees and unemployed people at risk of social exclusion; consultancy and advisory to companies; management by competences and employment training plans; local development projects; professional guidance and advisory and support to learning. FFE works in different regional projects for the development of competences of adult people in different areas and from different profiles, with the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness, the Basque Government, Regional Governments, Municipalities and public agencies. FFE manages a special center addressed to offer Vocational Qualification Programmes (BITURITXA School) to youth who left the compulsory education without completing it. This center has been training young people for more than 20 years in Barakaldo (Bizkaia, Spain). The school depends on Barakaldo´s Town Hall Education Department and it is managed by Fondo Formación Euskadi. The school offers an educational alternative to young people (15 to 19 years old), many of them immigrants, who want to gain access to the labour market by learning a profession. The Educational Offering within this school offers the possibility to choose among six professional specializations: carpentry, shop sector, electricity, plumbing, cooking and service, and hairdressing.
Swiss Federation for Adult learning
The Swiss Federation for Adult Learning is the Swiss national umbrella organisation for adult education and operates as a professional association to promote lifelong learning in Switzerland. We are represented through offices in all three Swiss language regions. We manage the national training-of-trainers system and are responsible for eduQua, the national quality label for adult learning providers. For more than 60 years we have pioneered adult learning in Switzerland. We have campaigned for an effective and forward-looking adult education system and devoted ourselves to achieving a high level of quality in adult learning opportunities throughout Switzerland. We set high standards in the work we do, which includes developing innovative approaches to adult education and the conditions surrounding it. SVEB groups more than 750 members that are private and state institutions for adult education, associations, in-house training departments and individuals involved in adult training and learning.