FOLKUNIVERSITETET STIFTELSEN VID LUNDS UNIVERSITET
Folkuniversitetet is an adult educational association that offers a wide range of adult education all over Sweden. Folkuniversitetet is an association of five foundations: the extra-mural departments attached to the Universities of Stockholm, Uppsala, Göteborg, Lund and Umeå. Folkuniversitetet runs numerous internationally oriented activities such as language courses, courses abroad and projects with an international emphasis.
We are independent of all political, religious and commercial interests and strongly believes in international cooperation, pedagogic development, democracy and focus on the individual. The organisation is recognised as playing a major contribution to the development of Swedish education and training and is particularly recognised for playing a key role in helping migrants, refugees and new communities to integrate into Swedish society. Coaching, mentorship, validation, entrepreneurship, learning in working life, empowerment and active guidance based on individual needs are examples of areas FOLK are developing, and implementing to their organisation and for our students and stakeholders.
Rinova Málaga Sociedad Limitada Unipersonal
Rinova Malaga S.L. is a learning and development company specialized in cultural, social and economic innovation. Our mission is to foster inclusive learning. We promote responsible entrepreneurship, employability skills, and civic engagement. Influencing the exploitation and development of learning technologies to promote social inclusion.
We have been carrying out our work since 2018 at the Polo Digital business incubation center in Malaga. The company was registered as a company in 2021. Its specific competencies focus on the development of digital content and creative learning technologies for inclusive learning in vocational education and adult education.
The Rinova Malaga team has been active in European and International activities for many years, being affiliated with the Rinova group of companies and their international work. Through this affiliation, Rinova Málaga is associated with Metropolisnet, a European Economic Interest Grouping (EEIG).
Our work has contributed to the development of Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs and innovative international partnerships related to youth entrepreneurship. We also focus on soft skills and employability development and non-formal and informal professional development and mentoring learning programmes, as well as validation of professionals in the fields of community economic development, information, advice and guidance, vocational training and adult education.
The ARTeria Foundation was founded in 2006, as a non-profit non-governmental organisation. It pursues various projects and programmes, primarily associated with supporting artists and representatives of creative fields, developing the cultural and creative sectors in the broad sense, as well as local communities, through various actions and projects based on three ideas: culture without borders, innovative education and multidimensional cooperation.
Our goal is to promote, popularise and develop culture and art in the spirit of openness, respecting cultural differences and intercultural dialogue, creating a forum for fascinating people – a clash of views and the search for mutual qualities.
We are focused on multidimensional, modern education – searching for and testing innovations in both artistic education and general education, through the usage of culture and art. We believe in lifelong learning, non-formal and informal education.
ARTeria is also a search for answers to the social problems of the modern world.
ARTeria is a member of two international networks: Culture Action Europe and ENCATC.
UDRUGA ZA PROMICANJE KVALITETE URBANOG ZIVOTA “URBANI SEPARE”
Urbani separe was established in 2014 in Rijeka with the aim to build and strengthen the capacity of communities through a tasty blend of deep participation, socially useful activities, and culture, in order for them to develop and grow autonomously, with their inherent potential.
The organisation develops long-term, layered and participative methodologies of community work, that brings culture to places and communities in dire need — in hopes to create sustainable micro-systems for a strong and truly participative urban development.
All the projects build and encourage active citizenship, support citizen initiatives, and educate in the fields of micro-local democracy, sustainable practices, and accessibility. Projects make a lasting impact on places, communities, and ourselves by bringing positive change and empowering social solidarity on a micro-scale, shifting public perspectives towards localities, developing audiences, activating communities and strengthening citizen initiatives, making culture more accessible and micro-local policy making more understandable, encouraging personal development and lifelong learning, building a growing local and international partner network, creating an active volunteer group and establishing sustainable bonds between citizens and various administrative bodies.
DIMITRA EDUCATION & CONSULTING
DIMITRA Education & Consulting is a Vocational Education & Training Organization with training centers in five cities in Greece. The organisation is accredited for offering both Initial / Continuing VET courses and Consulting Services. Since 1989, DIMITRA holds extensive experience and unique competencies in producing innovative and participative tools and methodologies towards the promotion of social inclusion, educational, cultural, scientific and economic growth.
UNI’SONS (“Uni’Sound”) is an NGO created in 2000 based in Montpellier suburb. UNI’SONS uses arts and especially music as a way of expression, as space for meeting the other and sharing together. It develops artistic education, organizes free artistic workshops and encounters with artists, helps emerging talents in hip hop music and produces shows especially through the Festival Arabesques.
The Festival Arabesques is the biggest European festival dedicated to Arab contemporary and traditional arts. It aims to explore the Arab cultural universe especially through music, but also theatre, storytelling, films, dance and calligraphy. The Festival welcomes more than 30 000 spectators and 200 000 visitors per year, from all generations, all social backgrounds.
PRO PROGRESSIONE KULTURALIS NONPROFIT KOZHASZNU KFT
Pro Progressione is a Budapest-based artistic hub that connects people, professions, and ambitions by designing international collaborations in the field of culture. From this combination, creative ideas emerge – artists, cultural activists, scientists, and experts of various fields meet and give cutting-edge answers for the questions of our age.
We focus our capacities on the fields where we aim to have a positive long-term impact, thus Pro Progressione is built up on four main pillars, PP Social, PP Cult, PP Arts and PP Sound. We are active in the field of socially engaged arts, cultural & natural heritage interpretation, music as tradition and the productions of unique performances. Our innovative team disposes of a large scale of professional competences and creativity, each of our members are personally engaged with arts and culture.
Pro Progressione has been implementing numerous international projects supported by the European Commission. We believe in interdisciplinary creation, in a mutual exchange between disciplines, art forms and actors of social and artistic fields. Our overall objective is to create an international network of artists, institutions, and audiences by helping the communities to find their path towards arts.
Pro Progressione is active in a wide range of cultural associations and programmes: Culture Action Europe, IETM, MitOst, Voices of Culture, Association of Independent Performing Arts in Hungary.