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NAture Insurance value: Assessment and Demonstration (NAIAD)

Start date: 01 Dec 2016, End date: 30 Nov 2019,

... e the human and economic cost of risks associated with water (floods and drought) by developing and testing - with key insurers and municipalities - the concepts, tools, applications and instruments (business models) necessary for its mainstreaming. We will do this in detail for 8 demonstration sites (DEMOs) throughout Europe and develop tools and methods applicable and transferable across all of ...
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For a Better Tomorrow: Social Enterprises on the Move (FAB-MOVE)

Start date: 01 Jan 2016, End date: 31 Dec 2018,

... or an enduring sustainable impact, FAB-MOVE develops a teaching tool to educate (future) managers of social enterprises on how to set up their enterprise in a specific environment, how to combine business with a social goal, and how to develop strategies for growth and scaling-up. Currently there is a lack of knowledge about the influence of different social and economic environments on social ent ...
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Green Entrepreneurs Europe

Start date: 01 Sep 2015, End date: 31 Aug 2018,

... ls to connect learning with the world of work within the context of building a green economy. • Provide pupils with a range of meaningful real-world experiences linking the classroom with business and entrepreneurship. • Develop the skills and competencies of pupils to rethink business models in-line with the need to build a green economy. • Enhance the ability of teachers to teach entrepreneurshi ...
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“VALLEY - Vocational Alliance: from Learning to Labour for the European Young" is a mobility project aiming at promoting the employability of young people coming from Tourism and Agribusiness sector and at facilitating their entrance into the labour market. This should also have a positive effect in terms of the national economy revitalization, especially in the South of Italy. Tourism and Agrib ...
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Streetfood: Opportunities for Regions

Start date: 01 Sep 2015, End date: 31 Aug 2017,

The street food sector is growing fast: NCASS registered 700 new street food businesses last year alone and our partners witness rapidly growing sectors with rising demand for support from young entrepreneurs. Yet, for all its dynamism, the sector is also becoming more crowded and ambitious young entrepreneurs are looking upwards and outwards for further growth opportunities. Viable paths to exp ...
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The YouthEmploy project provides a response to the EU wide crises of youth unemployment through the development & introduction of an innovative cloud-based framework to support VET providers, employers & unemployed young people to undertake & validate relevant & practical work experience & by so doing prevent & break the cycle of structural employment & lost generation effect threatening young peo ...
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ACER VETPRO4

Start date: 01 Jul 2014, End date: 30 Jun 2016,

... 7 managers, 25 lecturers/tutors, six training advisors, assessors or in a support role. 12 staff specialised in Work based learning/Apprenticeships; 7 in Health and Social Care/Early Years; 6 in Business/IT; 4 worked with NEET or LLDD students; 4 land based (Animal Care, Equine, Veterinary nursing); 3 maths teachers; 2 language/ESOL teachers and one in Construction. 45 of the 48 participants wer ...
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... are among the key issues faced by job seekers on both shores of the Mediterranean. DAEDALUS aims to support the needs of young people in the Mediterranean labour markets byenhancing their career and business opportunities and matching their qualifications and skills with existing needs in neighboring countries. To achieve this goal, the project will offer electronic career and employment advising ...
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Europeana Creative

Start date: 01 Feb 2013, End date: 31 Jul 2015,

... a set of concrete objectives. (1) The project will establish the Europeana Labs Network of online and physical spaces for experimentation and engagement. The labs will provide access to technical and business services, and experimentation content to support the development of new projects, beginning with four co-creation lab spaces and a common website. (2) The new Europeana Content Re-use Framewo ...
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... consortium of research bodies - UCL, Dusseldorf University and the Swedish Centre for Health Equity Studies- in partnership with organisations representing the public health sector, civil society and business (EuroHealthNet, EAPN, Eurochild and BiTC). Partners will contribute to case studies, testing methodologies and applying participatory approaches to ensure that outcomes are grounded in socio ...
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Education in Citizenship has to be VIP

Start date: 01 Aug 2014, End date: 31 Jan 2015,

"Education in Citizenship has to be VIP" (ECtobeVIP) is a project coordinated by the Spanish organization Gandia Youth Council - Consell dels Joves de Gandia along with a total 26 organizations from 21 countries of both the European Union and outside. This project consists a mobility activity of youth workers for attending a training course on human rights as the main axis. A total of 36 young pe ...
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... t by the Veneto Region and Unioncamere Veneto in order to disseminate and encourage among enterprises corporate social responsibilitys values. The open debate was focus on the possibilities to make business companies more similar to social enterprises, in terms of social sustainability, promoting the SCR values. To emphasize the practical value of this project initiative, on April 12th, the attend ...
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Amazing New Adventures (Menter Iontach Nua)

Start date: 31 Dec 2011, End date: 30 Dec 2014,

Menter Iontach Nua will design, develop and deliver a new university accredited programme designed to meet the needs of the Social Sectors in Ireland and Wales for training, mentoring and networking supports. No such accredited programme exists in either region.In the current environment, the sector needs to reduce its dependence on State support and focus more on initiatives to earn income and c ...
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Incubator units for creative industries business start ups provide much needed space and act as vital support mechanisms and catalysts for the development of entrepreneurship and innovation in this sector right across the EU. The creative industries (e.g. Advertising, Textiles, Fashion, Television & Radio, Photo Imaging, Graphic Design and Interactive Media, Publishing, Animation, Computer Games, ...
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Cycle Assessment Procedure for Eco-Materials (CAPEM)

Start date: 31 Dec 2007, End date: 29 Sep 2014,

... e areas covered by the partners involved in the project ; these materials will be analysed through a common methodology which will allow assessment of their real impacts. In order to foster their business in NWE construction public and private building sector. broad information and demonstration of the performances of the most relevant eco-materials will then be achieved. ...
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Knowledge Acceleration and Responsible Innovation Meta-network (KARIM)

Start date: 23 Sep 2009, End date: 29 Jun 2014,

... ted from KARIM support. SME supportKARIM provides transnational support to SMEs in order to enhance their involvement in European cooperation. This support builds on a special team of transnational Business Development Managers, students with a collaborative placement scheme, SMEs responsible innovation diagnostic, partnering and funding events. The transnational Business Development Manager (BDM) ...
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ECO FAB 2

Start date: 30 Sep 2010, End date: 30 Mar 2014,

... incentives methods for the adoption of renewable energies and eco-construction, directed towards individual and businesses. This project follows the pilot project ECO FAB, supported by the INTERREG IVA France (Channel) – England programme, which enabled actors from various environments, (training structures, environmental nd urban revitalisation trusts, local authorities, social workers and build ...
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The project aims to establish systemic and lasting cross-border cooperation in border regions by the introduction of ICT based informational approach for sustained informational flow, making decision process and practice-sharing between local/regional authorities, professional institutions, NGOs, expert group and stakeholders in border regions. The project creates the sustainable platform for syst ...
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The SEE area is a sea and river transit space of vessels carrying hazardous freight which constitutes many potential environmental risks for coasts and inland waterways. Economic development and a strong growth of transport and increased traffic in the SEE area aggravate the already increased threats of pollution and thus require a good management and high performance of observation, communication ...
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... developing individual Strategic Action Plans where they define their common vision and agenda, and create a road map for future operations reaching 2020 and beyond. Each partnership was trained on business models, storytelling, match-making, financial and entrepreneurial coaching to name a view. By the end the cross-sectorial consortia developed innovative solutions adressing the grande challenge ...
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Pacific - EU Network for science and Technology (PACE-Net)

Start date: 01 May 2010, End date: 31 Jul 2013,

The Pacific-EU network for Science and Technology will establish a bi-regional dialogue platform on S&T between EU and the 15 countries member of the Africa Caribbean Pacific (ACP) Group of the Pacific region, namely Cook Islands, Federate States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea (PNG), Solomon Islands, East Timor, Tonga, Tuvalu and Samoa. The PA ...
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The regions of central Europe are characterised by a medium-high economic activity mainly performed by micro companies and small and medium sized enterprises, representing mostly traditional industrial sectors (i.e. construction and building, food, manufacturing, automotive). These companies have a strong impact on the environment; thus a key factor for sustainable economic development of this reg ...
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A New Agenda for European Security Economics (EUSECON)

Start date: 01 Mar 2008, End date: 30 Apr 2012,

"EUSECON analyses the newly emerging field of European security economics by identifying the nature and scope of this research field, by bringing together the leading European research players in this field and by building new analytical and conceptual insights on the most pressing research needs in this field. By implementing these research activities, EUSECON will establish an operational networ ...
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Secur Med Plus (SECUR MED PLUS)

Start date: 14 Mar 2009, End date: 14 Mar 2012,

SECUR MED PLUS is the new project focused on maritime safety and environmental protection that the Liguria Region wants to launch in the new European programme MED . The project promotes common strategic actions aimed at strengthening safety of the maritime cluster in the Mediterranean. The new project proposal is based on the implementation, development and prosecutions of positive experiences of ...
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The RACE networkRFID initiative has been developed to raise awareness of Radio Frequency Identification across Europe through the establishment of a federating platform for all key European stakeholders in the development and use of RFID technology and applications.The European Union (EU), through the Commission, has made a substantial investment in research, standards and regulatory developments ...
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South East European Mobility Management Scheme (SEE MMS)

Start date: 31 Mar 2009, End date: 30 Dec 2011,

In SEE cities economic upturn means an increase in traffic flows, which, by virtue of the pre-existing structures and emergent conditions, quickly meet the limits of their potential for expansion. Alongside transport and freight, tourism is another growing important branch of the SEE economy. The constant increase in traffic flows inevitably leads to a simultaneous increase in the negative consequ ...
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Environmental Market and Innovation Development (ECOMIND)

Start date: 01 Jan 2008, End date: 30 Oct 2011,

... e partnership.- 2 partners (CD2E & BSK-cic) generated 4 reports on eco-innovation, cluster & IP- Enviu and Delft TU assisted 21 entrepreneurs- CD2E and CCIGL guided 103 SMEs- BSK-CIC, CfSD, EnviroBusiness and WSX offered tailored services to 171 enterprises.- 6 case studies, 1 virtual map, 3 studies and 6 SME videos created.- 122 events with 3,716 participants and sponsorship of 124 individuals to ...
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Developing Best Practice in Promoting Enterprise (BPPE)

Start date: 01 Jan 2008, End date: 29 Sep 2011,

... within their communities. Achieving this entrepreneurial spirit will mean creating the conditions and attitudes to be developed so that individuals can gain access to support and success in starting businesses. The project partners, support organisations with different social groups, will help these disadvantaged communities by intervening in schools and other training establishments, both in rur ...
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The programme area is crossed by relevant freight traffic flows, originated and directed in- and outside it. This traffic is mainly supported by road infrastructures, that were not planned for these flows. This involves a negative impact on the territorial competitiveness and environment, due to air pollution, noise and reduced mobility. The project objective is to promote the coordination between ...
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Sustainable Tourism In Fragile Territories (SHIFT)

Start date: 31 Mar 2009, End date: 29 Sep 2011,

The final aim of SHIFT is to propose an IQM (Integrated Quality Management) model to experiment strategies fostering sustainable development in fragile Mediterranean coastal and island areas. The sustainability of tourism is an ethical requirement and factor of competitiveness in the Mediterranean to preserve its vulnerable economic, natural, cultural and social heritage. Not only do environmental ...
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Recognition of the freedom of movement for workers and employees within the EU also entails that the foundations for better mobility of EU and non-EU citizens have to be laid, especially after EU enlargement. Some recent surveys point out how a lack of appropriate information can cause an uneven distribution of immigrants among EU countries. Here Public Employment Services (PES) have to work toget ...
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The project aims to connect planners and stakeholders in different regions to study and discuss good and bad practice in relation to built heritage. The project will specifically focus on built heritage in rural areas and the urban-rural partnership, as well as cultural heritage as an instrument of regional development. ...
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Each year natural disasters harm people and nature and wreak considerably havoc on the economic activity and infrastructure of the areas concerned. In the regions involved in the RIMADIMA project natural disasters have caused immense damage. Many of the existing structures of risk and disaster management have not yet succeeded in preventing or mitigating major catastrophes. An improvement is requi ...
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Sustainable and Effective Entrepreneuships Development Scheme (SEEDS)

Start date: 31 Oct 2003, End date: 29 Apr 2007,

... gic Plan for sustainable SME collaboration in the target areas and implementation by rendering global support to 45 SMEs of the 3 projects' pilot sectors to conclude and start-up viable transnational business cooperation (3 clusters, 6 other partnerships). - Sensitisation, training and dissemination events, - Mobilisation of important actors for implementation, - Elaboration of 1 exploitation and ...
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The gravity of environmental and social problems (such as climatechange, chemicals, obesity etc.) is commonplace in the EU. It is alsowidely accepted now that companies have to play a (pro)active role inpreventing and solving these problems, they need to adoptenvironmentally and socially responsible (corporate social responsibility,CSR) operating practices. This is all the more important as the EU ...
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... nd education platform. The objectives of the project are to design and pilot a modular online eco-tourism curriculum, the Eco-tourism Certificate, encompassing the ethical, environmental, ecological, business development, language and ICT skills necessary to develop a sustainable eco-tourism enterprise. It will also develop a new pedagogical strategy and tutor induction programme for adult educato ...
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Further Training in the subject of Local Social Economy is only existing in nucleus; the quality here is not secured. Objective of the project is therefore to transmit a curriculum (CEST)which was successfully carried out to multipliers who shall use it individually, assess the implementation and monitor it. National relay stations in Germany, Italy, Poland and the United Kingdom transmit the curr ...
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The proposed project is an ambitious, far reaching network about the status of EU studies today, as well as the idea of Europe as it is transmitted by schools, national politicians, media, films, etc. The results of the proposed work will unable the consortium to make practical suggestions for improvement and produce a large amount of quality output for dissemination. The Network of European Studi ...
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... n them (= 350 joint ventures). Over the next three years, 7200 students willexperience setting up and running their own real ‘international’ enterprise with thesupport of 360 teachers and 360 business volunteers. Out of the 360 teachers, 20 willbe identified as trainers-for-trainers (multipliers for the programme in the future).The project will impact:1. 7,200 new students age 15-192. 360 new trai ...
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Immigrants have a special tendency for self-employment (and, consequently, for entrepreneurship). However, the way towards opening their own business is jeopardized by cultural and linguistic barriers, as well as by lack of knowledge of legislation (in tax and labor, for example) and of other entrepreneurial aspects. Mainstream entities and migrant-oriented associations intend to contribute to sur ...
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