The Association of Professional Businesswomen in Malaga (AMUPEMA) works since its inception in 1998 to strengthen the business models as well as to establish the presence of women in management boards and supporting the entrepreneurial culture.
Asociación Arrabal – AID is a not for profit organisation working in the field of labour orientation and inclusion, promoting self-employment and entrepreneurship culture. It develops training actions and fosters society engagement. In 2010, it was awarded the national official declaration of Public Utility, and nowadays it strives to improve individuals labor and social conditions, especially those at a danger of exclusion so as to make them the actors of their own changing process.
Arrabal – AID understands entrepreneurship as a way to transform reality within the entrepreneurs themselves and in order to meet their needs. Through individuals pathways we help each user in the elaboration of their business plan, from the conception to the most appropriate legal form to its business model, feasibility analysis and marketing plan and the reinforcement of those social skills needed for the success of the entrepreneur. On top, we also provide support to entrepreneurs through mentoring actions and networking towards their business strengthening.
Business and sales consulting services, networking and lobbying.
In addition, we develop entrepreneurship projects, we promote the entrepreneur's image (personal branding), we help companies with their internarionalisation process, etc.
We provide all our services through event organisation, conferences, training sessions, working meetings, networking, surveys, information campaigns, etc.
On a cross-cutting basis, we implemet online and offline communication campaigns to ensure our projects have visibility in beneft of our customers and offering, therefore, value-added services to them.
PROJUVEN means proyecto juvenil (youth project). It stands for something dynamic. For our staff of professionals it means being social entrepreneurs and keeping the passion for social purposes, in a modern concept of NGO. We are organization, which creates opportunities for young people who would like to be an active, try and learn something new and gain new experience and knowledge for personal and professional development. We want to enrich the educational, social and cultural life of young people living in our country, mainly young people with fewer opportunities. We believe that young people must become a driving force in building the society in which they live and therefore we create various opportunities in order to help shape a generation that is determined to change our country/and world for the better.
In PROJUVEN, emphasis is primarily on issues concerning specific social groups information, training and support; these groups are steadily or occasionally characterized as socially sensitive and vulnerable (refugees, immigrants, people with special needs, single parent families, etc.) As a major voluntary effort, PROJUVEN cares about vulnerable people, subject to discrimination and with full respect and acceptance of human rights, with belief in selfless social work offer and visions for a better and more human society, all of them through promoting the value and role of culture, arts and education. PROJUVEN fosters the dissemination of information about the initiatives and opportunities promoted by the European Union in different fields, through both internet and social networks, and organizing specific public events.
We promote the art and all other cultural enrichments and we are active in valorize our area in Spain where we promote a lot of initiatives and cooperate with many other associations and public institutions as municipalities.
We are very active in the field of youth and adult education as holders but also as partners of different kind of projects in our country. The key for us is to work on both local and international projects and we try to cover broad scale of themes and topics according to what our target group finds interesting. We focus mainly on youth participation, intercultural understanding, active citizenship, entrepreneurship, sport, healthy life style, peacebuilding, but also art and culture.
The activities of the organisation are based on the approaches of non-formal education, experiential and intercultural learning, social inclusion and active participation. Our activities include but are not limited to: educational projects (youth exchanges, trainings, seminars), networking and cooperation, awareness raising and policy development, capacity building, coaching of initiatives, organisational and individual coaching; mobility.
The “Traditional folk arts and crafts” (in Slovak: “Tradicne ludove umelecke remesla”) is an NGO based in Slovakia. It has been established in 2006 and its activities are focused on preserving traditional folk arts, and presentation of crafts and craftsmen in Slovakia as well as abroad. It especially focuses on organizing international folk arts festivals and fairs, working with disabled people and seniors, and providing education in occupational therapy.
SAShE.sk is an on-line project that intermediates sale of handmade products from talented designers, craftsmen and makers, that act on the platform as independent sellers. SAShE presents original handmade products of individual makers. Since 2009, more than 6.9 million items were sold on the platform.
SAShE nominated a guest speaker for the OER-CRAFT multiplier event “Supporting arts & crafts micro entrepreneurs” that took place in November 2016 in Bratislava, Slovakia.
The Asociación al Servicio de la Investigación y la Tecnología (ASIT) / Association for the Service of Research and Technology is a private non-profit association which designs and manages projects related to technology development and local levels since 1989.
Since its foundation in 1989, ASIT has fostered the creation and development of numerous innovative business projects. ASIT has also directly managed funding programmes for technology infrastructure, business modernisation, etc.
IT Solutions For All is a non-profit organization that seeks helping disadvamtaged people who lack the necessary knowledge to comfortably perform in today's technological world by providing free training in ICT technologies (Information and Communication Technologies).
Find out the literature behind OER-CRAFT Project which aims at addressing the capacity and training needs of the micro enterprises across EU.