The Consortium in detail
K.S.D.E.O. “EDRA” (Social Cooperative Activities for Vulnerable Groups”) is a Nonprofit Organisation that has been active since 2001 to promote mental health and protect the rights of vulnerable groups. EDRA provides mental health services and raises public awareness in matters concerning mental health, supports the child and the family to cope with learning difficulties, intervenes therapeutically in the field of special education and Intellectual disability, develops national and European initiatives for socially vulnerable groups, provides lifelong training programs for all population groups. EDRA has extensive experience in managing and coordinating projects at national and EU level, focusing on the support of various disadvantaged groups.
INSTITUTO PARA EL FOMENTO DEL DESARROLLO Y LA FORMACION SL (Spain)
INFODEF, Institute for the Promotion of Development and Training, is a private and independent center for Research, Development and Innovation. We design innovative tools, methodologies, products and services that respond to current social and economic challenges and enable us to anticipate and drive the changes needed to achieve future goals and objectives in society.
INNOQUALITY SYSTEMS LIMITED (Ireland)
Innoquality Systems (INQS) provides program and policy services designed to enable positive student and teacher outcomes in early childhood, primary, secondary, postsecondary, VET and adult education. We support learning across a lifetime. Our innovative approaches and methodologies address critical questions and improve the quality of educational programs. Our professional expertise and work has built a portfolio of evidence-based solutions that can be applied to new challenges as the education landscape continues to evolve. Our services include bespoke E-learning Resource Development aligned to the unique requirements and circumstances of the target audience, and Education Research, Supports and Services.
ISTANBUL VALILIGI (Turkey)
Governership of Istanbul (GOI) is the highest administrative body in Istanbul with more than 2000 staff. 24 Provincial directories and 39 District Governorships work under GOI. EU and Foreign Relations Office develops and implements projects on behalf of the GOI and it makes sure that the citizens understand the process and implementations demanded by EU. In the project field, GOI’s priorities are supporting people with disabilities, disadvantaged groups, immigrants, NEETs and unemployed adults, as well as sustainability. In this context, GOI cooperates with many public institutions, universities, training centers, VET schools and centers, and NGOs for youth and adults.
IASIS NGO is a non-governmental, non-profit organization active in the field of Social Inclusion, Mental Health and De-institutionalization, which actively participates in the psychiatric reform promoted by the Ministry of Health and Social Solidarity and the European Union. IASIS has an official registration as a Private Non-Profit Organization and a Special Registration in Voluntary Non-Governmental Organizations Lists handled by the General Directorate of Welfare. The organization also has a Management Competence System certified by the Special Service / Department of Health and Social Solidarity. Organization’s main objective is to provide psychosocial support and education to people who either belong to the range of or are at risk of exclusion, and to adult learners in the humanitarian field.
Asociación La Bien Pagá Espacio Escénico (Spain)
La Bien Pagá Espacio Escénico (LBP) is an association aimed at supporting the socio-educational integration and cultural inclusion of people with fewer opportunities and vulnerable groups through culture and arts. The association supports disadvantaged groups including: children and school students with learning disabilities, low-skilled and low qualified young and adults, migrant families and refugees, ethnic minorities and offenders.LBP manages a cultural and educational centre created with the aim of promoting culture and arts and aiming at empowering unprivileged groups to develop their educational integration, physical, social, emotional and cognitive abilities and to experience achievement, leadership, enjoyment, friendship, recognition and integration in society.
1 GENIKO LYKEIO ANO LIOSION (Greece)
The 1st Senior High School of Ano Liosia was established in 1974 and it is the oldest school in West Attica. The school has been adopting innovative pedagogical methods, while it is very active in the participation of extracurricular activities. It has been involved in the following international activities:Participation in the United Nations Model (MUN), organised by the UN office in Greece (2002-2003).“Euroscola” programme, organised by the European Parliament (2004, 2010, 2013, 2016 and 2017).Participation in the European Project: “Walk the (Global) Walk: Mobilizing European Young People in support of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”, (2018-2021). Participation in the educational program “Virtual Business” of Junior Achievement Greece and distinctions in the Student Trade Fairs of Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Athens and Thessaloniki (2017).