The project brings together 5 partner Countries and 11 Organisations representing WBL Alliance in Europe and coming from different sector: Public Authorities with regulatory capabilities for VET/ALMPs; VET/Employment agencies and providers; Social Partners representing SMEs and University. All the partner organisations, with different roles and ways are involved in WBL measures at National and European level.
Regione Lazio is the project coordinator. It has an institutional and regulatory authority on Vocational Training and Employment issues, specifically in terms of Active Labour Market Policies for the whole region. Those functions are specifically executed by the Labor Department, who is responsible for work based learning, initial and continuous training for employees, enterprises and self-employment. In addition, the Labor Department coordinates, organizes and directs the public employment services in the territory, structured in 38 Employment Centres distributed in around the metropolitan area of Rome.
E.RI.FO.-ENTE DI RICERCA E FORMAZIONE
ERIFO and its leading staff bring more than 15 years of experience in the lifelong learning sector in ltaly and Europe, and lt has extensive portfolio of project work in relation to research, employment services, quality assurance, evaluation and EU transnational projects’ management. ERIFO’s mission is to contribute to the reinforcement of VET system at local, national and European level to ensure the development of human capital and to respond to the ever-growing needs and demands of the labour market.
Confartigianato Imprese Lazio
Confartigianato Imprese Lazio is one of the regional federations of the National organization Confartigianato Imprese, which is composed of 118 local associations, 20 regional federations, 12 category federations, and 46 trade associations.
As Italy holds the record in Europe for the highest number of artisan enterprises and small businesses, Confartigianato Imprese has the essential role of representing these people’s interests and providing them with services.
INSTALOFI LEVANTE SL
Instalofi Levante S.L. (FyG Consultores) is a private, for-profit consultancy specialized in the field of training course provision of companies. The company was created by experienced professionals from business creation and innovation, training provision and education, with an extensive background as trainers and mentors.
FyG is specialized in business development and innovative solutions related, among others, with the provision of training courses to SME’s and Start-Ups.
FEDERACION EMPRESARIAL METALURGICA VALENCIANA
FEMEVAL, the Valencia Employers’ Federation of the Metal Sector is a Non-for-Profit organization that represents the companies of the metal mechanic sector of the region of Valencia. Nowadays, more than 3,500 companies make up FEMEVAL, most of them SMEs, belonging to the metal industry, trade and service sectors.
ANDALUCIA EMPRENDE FUNDACION PUBLICA ANDALUZA
ANDALUCÍA EMPRENDE, FUNDACION PÚBLICA ANDALUZA is a non-profit organisation belonged to the regional government in Andalusia (South of Spain). This public entity is aimed to reinforce the economic activity in the Andalusian region by means of supporting the start-up and development of SMEs, as well as, the enhancement of employability.
M.M.C Management Center Limited
M.M.C Management Center Ltd has been founded in 2002 and provides training courses for Adult Learning and for VET.
MMC is structured in three departments:
- The training department
- The events management department
- The European projects department
CYPRUS CHAMBER OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI) is operating as a Federation of the District Chambers of Commerce and Industry of the five major towns of Cyprus, Nicosia, Limassol, Famagusta, Larnaca and Paphos, which have jurisdiction in their respective towns and districts. The Chamber is the organisation of the business people of Cyprus and apart from offering a wide range of services to them it promotes their interests and views to the Government and the Legislature.
CYPRUS PRODUCTIVITY CENTRE
The Cyprus Productivity Centre (CPC) is a department of the Ministry of Labour, Welfare and Social Insurance (MLSI) of the Government of Cyprus. It employs 50 people. Its long-term objective is “to assist private and public organisations to utilise their human and capital resources in the best possible way so as to increase productivity”.
Danmar Computers sp z o.o.
Danmar Computers is a private company providing vocational training in the field of Information Technology and developing e-learning and customised ICT solutions. It deals with: trainings, developing programs and training materials, counselling, designing web pages and mobile applications, web campaigns and e-learning systems. In summary, Danmar’ mission is promoting life-long education and assuring equal opportunities of access to education for everyone with the use of modern technology and with innovative training methodologies.
HOCHSCHULE DER BUNDESAGENTUR FUER ARBEIT
HdBA is a University of Applied Labour Studies founded in 2006 and financed by the Federal Employment Agency. HdBA has currently 112employees and is publicly recognized and accredited by the German Council of Science and Humanities (Wissenschaftsrat). Each year, around 500 students at the two university sites in Mannheim and Schwerin are qualified in dual bachelor programs to become guidance experts for education, career, employment and labour market management. Moreover, the HdBA offers in-service training for employees of the Federal Employment Agency and other stakeholders in the field of labour market, vocational and educational training and career guidance services.