Aim of this chapter is to understand what different sources of funding exist and how these sources can fuel new funding schemes between funds-of-funds, national—regional/local funds, public-private funds or new joint funds from two countries. More info may be found here:
The project “Culture and Heritage in Communication – Using Cultural Heritage in Development of Communicative Competence and Interculturality in Foreign Language Learning” (CHIC – In Action!), co-funded by the Erasmus+ Programme, focuses on foreign language teaching (mainly in adult education), aiming at defining how cultural heritage of a country can be used as a language…
On May 22nd, 2019 a Technical Meeting of the project TRAP took place at the premises of Florina City Hall, in Florina. The meeting was attended by 11 persons including all 5 project partners and as well as a Mr. Papapostolou, TRAP Project Officer and Ms. Votsari, Communications Officer of the Program. Partners of the…
The dissemination event of Interreg YESS project “Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus in Ioannina” that took place in Ioannina, on 03 April 2019 was a great success promoting synergies across different actors of Epirus and inspired more than 120 youth people to dive into entrepreneurship & startups. You may read more about our event here.
In order to reach to such success, behind the scenes the whole ERFC team worked day and night for over 2 months! As a result the Facebook campaign reached to nearly 16.000 people as shown in the statistics depicted!!!
In the frame of Interreg YESS project ERFC organized on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 in the Conference Centre “Karolos Papouias” of the University of Ioannina the dissemination event with title “Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus”.
The event was a big success!!! It gathered the participation of more than 120 people and 30 speakers!!
Initially, key facilitators provided welcome remarks including Prof. Triantafyllos Albanis (Rector of University of Ioannina), Mr. Thomas Bengas (Mayor of Ioannina), Mr. Marco Della Puppa (General Secretary of Greek-Italian Chamber of Thessaloniki) and Nikolas Petropoulos (President of ERFC).
In the “Bright Examples to follow” session Mr. Ioannis Tsillimbaris discussed how P&I Hellas attracted local talent to reach 80 people in R & D in just 2 years, while Mr. Stelios Gkouskos provided us with key insights regarding EU fundraising opportunities from SME Instrument experience in Terracom. In sequel, Prof. Vasilis Kostakis captured the attention of the audience with creative commons initiatives from P2P lab and bottom up approaches for collaborative schemes. The session was closed by the inspiring future of Epirus, the Zephyrus II Ioannina Team and their micro-satellite!
Yesterday on 14/3/2019 Mrs. Elizabeth Mestheneos representing the NGO 50Plus Hellas visited the ERFC team in our offices as associated partner of AUDiD Project. ERFC team explained the project objectives and more especially the dangers of losing the online identity. A thorough discussion was made to help adults understand dangers and improve their position to…
16 staff members of project partners (teachers from schools and facilitators from NGOs) attended the training event in Cappadocia, Turkey from 8 to 11 April 2019. The training seminar covered the following thematic aspects: Introduction to CLIL: CLIL components – the 4 Cs (content, communication, cognition, culture), core features of CLIL methodology, designing a CLIL…
Two focus groups with women with disabilities and people who are related to them (doctors, social workers, trainers) were organized by ERFC with the kind support of Spinal Cords Injuries Unit, on 18/03/2019 and 02/04/2019.
Focus groups discussions were undertaken to educe the difficulties that women are confronted with: their integration, their soft and ICT Skills, the process of job searching, the employment opportunities and risks and the Teleworking.
Mobilizing the Startup Ecosystem of Epirus: ERFC, in the frame of the Interreg Greece – Italy 2014-2020 co-funded project “Young Entrepreneurs Startup School (YESS)”, will organize a sensitization event on Wednesday, 3 April 2019 at the Conference Centre “Karolos Papoulias”, University of Ioannina Campus. Agenda
The 2nd Project Steering Committee Meeting of the project “Transboundary Air Pollution Health Index Development and Implementation – TRAP” was hosted by Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning in Gevgelija, on 21/02/2019. The partners presented their progress until now and decided the future steps regarding the implementation of the project.