Title Transition of mentoring supported life-long learning in rural areas
Project Number LLP-LdV-TOI-2007-SK-73100950
Project Type Transfer of Innovation
Marketing Text Project ROUTES 2 - Transition of mentoring supported life-long learning in rural areas is realised in 2008-2009 in two rural areas in middle Slovakia – Gemer and Horehronie by Slovak NGO Posonium together with 4 partners.
Summary The imported project aimed to increase the employability of people in rural areas in Horehronie and Gemer by improving access to training and learning materials. The objective is to transfer existing methodologies for providing lifelong learning - support systems.
Description 2 research meetings were realised to find out real educational needs of inhabitants of 2 rural areas in the middle of Slovakia. We paid special attention to knowledge and skills needed for entrepreneurship in tourism in rural areas. After this, seminars for local leaders (entrepreneurs, self-government representatives, teachers, active citizens) were realised with these topics: business and entrepreneur skills (how to start and plan own business, marketing and presentation), project management (where and how to gain money to start or exceed business).
Open and distance learning
Accommodation and Food Service Activities
Other Service Activities
material for open learning
program or curricula
Products of the project:
- training package (study and supproting materials)
- book on development of rural areas
- web page www.vioregio.sk with freely accessible study materials, information, contacts on rural areas and its development
- CD with all materials