Projects

EUVECA, European Platform for Vocational Excellence in Healthcare | Erasmus+

Nineteen partners from eight European countries, led by South Denmark, form a consortium for four years to establish seven Regional Vocational Excellence Hubs which will develop, test and offer future-oriented skills for the healthcare sector. The seven regional hubs (Denmark, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, and Spain) will connect on a European Platform for […]

Local4Green Plus, local fiscal policies to promote renewable energy sources | Interreg MED

It is a project supported by Interreg MED, a transnational European cooperation program for regions of the Mediterranean area that addresses challenges such as the growth of the low-carbon economy, the protection of natural and cultural resources, and the strengthening of innovation. LOCAL4GREEN PLUS is based on the experience of the “LOCAL4GREEN – Local Policies […]

Prospero - Extended Theatre Media | Creative Europe

The evolution of online streaming platforms in the last few years, accelerated by the successive lockdowns linked to the Covid 19 pandemic, have brought to the forefront the question of theatre’s digital presence. This trend is the subject of many debates and discussions. Can online theatre still be considered theatre? Can it exist without its […]

Perform Europe, rethink cross-border performing arts presentation | Creative Europe

Perform Europe is an EU-funded project which aims to rethink cross-border performing arts presentation in a more inclusive, sustainable and balanced way, in the 40 countries of Creative Europe and the UK. The project is an 18-month journey, which includes a research phase, launching a digital platform, testing a support scheme, and designing policy recommendations. […]

UserCentriCities is a platform for local authorities to compare their performance | Horizon Europe

Local authorities play a fundamental role in digital government service delivery, they are the front office of government as a whole and the first way citizens experience digital services. But the role of local authorities in implementing user-centricity principles, design thinking, and co-creation is not sufficiently recognised, and they lack the fundamental tools to implement […]

European SUSTAIN Project | Erasmus+

The European SUSTAIN network aims to engage pupils and their families in research projects – what is known as citizen science – on bird migration and water management. The Erasmus+ project is coordinated by Science LinX, the science centre of the University of Groningen (UG) Faculty of Science and Engineering.Twelve European partners will develop e-learning […]

RuralCare, Providing care to isolated people in rural Spain | ESF+

The beautiful countryside of Spain’s Castile and León region may seem like the perfect retirement spot. However, living in rural areas can isolate older citizens and people who require consistent support from health services, preventing them from getting the continuous care they need.  The 'RuralCare’ project – funded by the EU’s Employment and Social Innovation […]

FIRElinks, a European program to stop large forest fires | COST

The University of Valencia leads the FIRElinks project, a 4-year COST action of the European Union, in which 38 countries participate and with a total allocation of one million euros, which aims to investigate how to avoid or mitigate the great fires, more and more frequent, that occur due to the increase in forestry and […]

Making youth fit for the digital age | EFS+

Reliance on digital technology at work can create barriers to entering the workplace, especially for young people lacking digital training. This was Esther’s problem: 29 years old and without access to ICT training, Esther felt she had no hope of getting a job. The project, Making Youth Fit for the Digital Age, supported by the […]

PRO-Heritage Project | Erasmus+

Public organisations as well as private owners of historic buildings nowadays need to meet the growing requirements of citizens in regards to accessibility, availability and usability. Many municipalities and towns with a historic centre or city block have already looked at those requirements and (pre)calculated the costs for conservation versus adaptation of historic buildings to […]

JITSUVAX, Jiu Jitsu with misinformation in the age of Covid | Horizon 2020

Using refutation-based learning to enhance vaccine uptake and knowledge among healthcare professionals and the public. JITSUVAX is an EU Horizon 2020 funded project coordinated by the University of Bristol working with five other EU institutions as well as one in Canada. The project will run from April 2021 until March 2025. The JITSUVAX team consists […]

Response to digital demand in the labour market | ESF+

When looking for work opportunities, young Spaniards are often told they do not have the right knowledge, skills and behaviours necessary for the job. At the same time, companies need candidates with digital skills more than ever before. To reduce the gap between young people’s training requirements and businesses’ recruitment needs, the ‘Digital transformation and […]