"Tulime, in Swahili "...let's grow!", is an Italian association of people who cooperate with other people in countries traditionally considered "developing". Convinced that the idea of development needs to be completely revolutionized and that it certainly does not correspond to the one spread in traditionally "developed" countries, Tulime was born to cultivate on "difficult and poor lands" in the south and north of the world and works for the improvement of the daily life of people and communities.
Thanks to the commitment of volunteers and supporters, Tulime offers support to agriculture and livestock, promotes education and health of people and communities and works in the field of environmental sustainability and the affirmation of human rights "cultivating" respect and care for human dignity, the encounter between people of different cultures and peace among peoples".
Our aim is to create and develop growth lines according to your personal, profesional and/or business goals, activating the levers of talent and oportunity.
We are a dynamic, curious, indefatigable, constant, creative and open to the World Company, relying on a team of people united by their passion for excellence,efficiency and quantifiable results.
Constantin Brancusi Technical College Arts and Crafts was founded in 1871, being among the first schools of arts and crafts in Romania.
ESSEI asbl (European Society for Social and Economic Integration) is a Brussels based NGO established in 2016 by a group of practitioners in the field of International Relations, European Affairs and Social Sciences. Its mission is to carry out research and analysis of socio-economic trends influencing the process of European integration, to facilitating it through information, awareness and capacity building activities.
ESSEI promotes EU integration by:
1) Creating knowledge: roundtables and brainstorming sessions, with publication of articles, policy memos and briefs
2) Sharing knowledge: ESSEI as a platform for knowledge creation and sharing on EU integration. 3) Brokering Partnerships: ESSEI as a networking platform to facilitate and broker partnerships.
Albero Architetture is a group made up of young Italian architects. Going beyond traditional canons, they visualize architecture in an innovative way. The world is a dynamic, changing environment, and as such, the figure of the architect must also live up to it. Together with architectural design, visual communication is now an essential factor, constantly evolving, especially nowadays. This is part of the mission of Albero Architetture. moreover, they are in continuous research and study of ancient and innovative materials and how to work them by combining craftsmanship and innovation, together with a strong interest in LCA (Life-Cycle Assessment).
NGO founded in 2011, non profit, with aims to support the sustainable development of communities in the North East of Romania, South West of Ukrania and entire Republic of Moldova through learning partnerships projects and organizing contnuing training programs for adults.
Founding Members: AREAS - Romania, AREAC, Ukraine, AREAP, Republic of Moldova, Die Querdenker, Austria, KULT - ART, Romania.
Suceava County is world renown for the richness and diversity of its traditional art, that still. That is why the Cultural Centre "Bucovina" of Suceava city give this idea, the written fixture of a project, Arts and Crafts Academy.
The Gorj County Center for Conservation and Promotion of Traditional Culture Gorj is a county-based cultural establishment, functioning under the authority of the County Council of Gorj. Its role as a public cultural institution is to conserve, research, protect, transmit and promote traditiomal culture and intangible cultural heritage, as well as supporting and harnessing the contemporary artistic creation of the county.
Conservation, promotion and harnessing of Gorj's cultural traditions in today's sense have a history of over a century. A century of great initiatives, some of them in the national premier.
Xerion is the first goldsmiths' school in Krakow. The school was established to support the learning of practical skills in the field of goldsmithing and jewellery making.
Stowik company was founded in 1934 as a family business. It has three main fields of activity:
- Steel constructions
- Sacral art metalwork
- Conservation and reconstruction of the antique metal elements
Current owner is Jacek Stowik.
The Ethnographic Museum in Kraków was born in the passion and reverence for cultures. For peasant culture. For european cultures. For exotic cultures. Today, the Museum endeavours to be the place where the new description of the world - by gone and contemporary, far and near - is made. The world of custom that we ourselves find to be a mirror.
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.
ULUV is responsible for the:
- documentation of traditional crafts and folk production,
- care of collections and fund documentation,
- issuing professional publications and journals about crafting,
- organization of exhibitions, festivals and presentations of folk art crafts,
- organizing crafting classes for the general public,
- library and information services,
- and the international cooperation with partnering institutions.
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.
College of International Business ISM Slovakia in Prešov is a private non-university college. The mission of the college is to develop a harmonious personality, knowledge, wisdom, goodness and creativity in humans, to develop knowledge based on creative research in the fields of economics, economics and social sciences and to contribute to the development of education, science, culture and health for the welfare of the whole society.
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).
Paphos is the place to be if you are an arts and crafts lover. The city has a huge history in the sector that has managed to survive through the years and flourish up to date. Paphos chamber of commerce and industry has been a key factor in the revival and the success of the industry nowadays since it promotes Arts and Crafts in Paphos area for many years and has recently participated in a relevant EU project. The main concern is the sustainability of the organizations and the artists, that have been working as freelancers mainly, and their wellbeing. With the help and support of Paphos Chamber of commerce and Industry many workshops and seminars as well as online training platforms have been realized with the intent to help local stakeholders to keep in touch with the changing market and technology and improve the infrastructure of the industry. Moreover, fairs exhibitions and promoting events are organized periodically, with the help of the chamber, putting Paphos in the map as a place with arts and crafts and exhibitions attracting many people from the local population as well as tourists making the industry flourish.
Pafosnet.com a webpage dedicated to Paphos area played an important role in the revival and the success of the industry nowadays since they have been promoting Arts and Crafts in Paphos area for many years. Fairs, exhibitions and promoting events are organized periodically in the area to help the artists promote and sell their arts and crafts, and Pafosnet.com is always there to advertise and promote theses events to make them successful. The successful events are putting Paphos in the map as a place with arts and crafts and exhibitions attracting many people from the local population as well as tourists making the industry flourish.
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