Title Euro Crafts 21 - Developing competence for sustainable management in European handicraft
Project Number LLP-LDV/TOI-08-AT-0015
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text Content of the project is to integrate aspects of a sustainable management into qualification and training concepts in the context of vocational education for small and smallest enterprises of the European handicraft branch.
Summary The main goal of the project is to establish a significant added value in the vocational education in Austria and the participating partner countries (Finland, Germany, Slovakia, Spain and Hungary). This will be achieved through the innovation transfer of an already completed pilot project – aiming the development and testing of an overall qualification and training concept for sustainability management in the handicraft branch of North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany). Therefore the project is embedded into the Lisbon and EU Sustainability Strategy as well as the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development and is supposed to contribute essentially to their implementation.
Description The project promotes a sensitisation and development of competencies for a sustainable management in the European handicraft branch. The target group includes instructors and teachers in the vocational training, entrepreneurs and executives of the handicraft, supervisors e.g. consultants and multiplier. Trough the co-operation with project partners from six European countries the needed know-how and competences in the areas of innovation transfer, handicraft, education and sustainable management are available for a successful project realisation.
Utilization and distribution of results
program or curricula
Product information Main product of the project will be an internet tool with the adapted qualification and consulting concept on sutainable development (will be available also as DVD/CD-ROM).