From Portugal, Atlântica University Institute is a higher education institution with a teaching model that privileges the due integration of the university with institutions or companies, offering complementary areas of knowledge (health,
business sciences, information technologies, engineering), and a strong investment in research that generates applied innovation.
In addition to the various ongoing research projects that verify the knowledge acquired during the various offer of degrees, masters, and postgraduate courses, there are some social and inclusion projects.
Atlântica was built in 1996 as an institution of public interest, which sought to be a reference oriented towards the creation, transmission and dissemination of knowledge, science and technology through the articulation of study,
teaching, research and experimental development. It marks the difference in higher education in Portugal in private and public sectors.
Managed by E.I.A.— Ensino, Investigação e Administração S.A., founding entity created in 1993 with the main goal of developing a quality higher education institution, recognized for its ability to train professionals of excellence
for the job market, based on university professors, researchers, financial institutions, institutional groups, service companies and the Municipality of Oeiras.
Atlantica main goal is to create professionals for the future, being distinguished in several areas from health to engineering. It is located in Barcarena, Oeiras, surrounded by a distinguished and an attractive campus.
The Docete Omnes Foundation is a non-profit organization based in Spain that operates in education and care sectors.
Its main activities include the Blanca Paloma Vocational Training School, the Complejo Social Padre Villoslada, residences and other facilities, sheltered houses, and European and international projects.
The Blanca Paloma Vocational Training School offers vocational courses and training to thousands of students every year, with a team of specialized teachers and trainers.
The Complejo Social Padre Villoslada serves people with intellectual disabilities, mental illnesses, and others at risk of social exclusion, providing various workshops for the development of daily life and employment skills.
The Foundation operates residences for the elderly, intellectually disabled people, and sheltered houses for volunteers and migrants. It also has seven sheltered houses for young and adult intellectually disabled people.
The Foundation has experience in implementing various European and international projects, including within the Erasmus program, and has carried out mobility projects for teachers. The Foundation has a large team of experienced teachers and experts, which adds value to its programs.
From Germany, TERRA TECH is a non-governmental organization, which is primarily engaged in humanitarian aid, emergency response and development projects since 1986. We aim to support people who suffer from poverty and distress and
implement meaningful activities in our own environment. We’ve been involved in more than 400 projects in 53 countries, and that provide the balance that keeps us moving. Following our motto “empower people to help themselves” we assist people up to the point where they are able to improve their living conditions in the long-term by themselves and without being dependent on the help of others. Since we believe in the participatory approach a significant part
of our project responsibility rests upon the shoulders of our local partners. Due to their daily work onsite they are highly familiar with the local people ́s needs and problems. Allowing them to develop successful solutions.
From Spain, Clictic is a training entity with a strong social and educational link, specifically in the field of digital technologies. Its innovative training path in the world of educational and with a long history in collaborations,
creative and artistic methodologies, based on new digital technologies, has allowed us to participate in many educational projects. Its areas of work also include extensive use of social networks, creation of mobile applications,
Web 2.0 tools for different target groups. Our expertise is to develop digital content and ICT services platform applications, with particular emphasis on image, knowledge and innovation..
Clictic also has an important activity in providing support to other educational centers, public entities and companies. Specifically, we are experienced in the development of learning platforms, the creation of digital content for
training courses and the development of ICT applications and software projects. We collaborate with public bodies such as the Galician regional government and local municipalities, but also with educational institutions, associations,
SME companies, etc.
The activity of the organisation can be divided in different areas:
- Training: training courses linked with business and IT competences, being some of them funded by public entities and aimed at unemployed people.
- Technology: software applications, online resources and e-learning solutions.
- Project management: national and European projects, mainly Erasmus+ (KA1 & KA2) and Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs.
From Poland, Foundation „Viva Femina” is a women foundation located in Podkarpackie region in Poland. Our main aim is to act for the benefit of women, people with disabilities and other disadvantage groups on the labour market. We
are implementing good practices in gender issues, and promote equal opportunities of women and men in all areas of life as well as implementing good practices in education.
Viva Femina works directly with its target group especially with women with disabilities both physical and learning disabilities, mentors and coaches in our region, providing vocational guidance, psychologist services, vocational and
social activisation, works with companies to organize practices for people with disabilities in gastronomy sector, offers mentoring and coaching for this target group. We are promoting entrepreneurship among women and work-based