The mid-project meeting was organized at Eduplius in Siauliai, Lithuania on 23 and 24 May 2019 to review progress and plan the project activities for the rest of the year. The project moves to its next, exciting, phase which is developing the handbook titled „What Design thinking can do for the integration of migrants and refugees”. A template for the book has been tested during a local Design Thinking workshop. The program also included a visit to the DT laboratory, where a mini-workshop with the use of LEGO Serious Play® was held.
The project is co-funded by the Erasmus+ program of the European Union.
The Erasmus+ Strategic Partnerships “What Design Thinking can do for integration of migrants and refugees” project moves on. The University of Vigo in Spain hosted a staff-training event „Crash course in Design Thinking” from 4 to 6 February 2019. Continue reading “UVigo hosted a “Crash course in Design Thinking””
The „Inclusive communities through interactive language innovation” project was officially launched during the kick-off meeting in Katowice, Poland on the 22nd and 23rd of November 2018. Partners from the Netherlands, Norway and Poland came together to discuss project management procedures and development of intellectual outputs. Continue reading “Graceland hosts kick-off meeting of the Inclusive Communities project”
Gaceland’s new project titled „Support to international graduates working at jobs below their qualifications or in the informal economy”, submitted to the Social Innovations Programme in the framework of Akcja inkubacja project carried out by ECORYS Polska Sp. z o.o. and SWPS University of Social Sciences and Humanities, is qualified for the second round of the competition. Continue reading “Supporting international graduates”
Graceland is recruiting international volunteers for the SILESIA. FOR A BETTER STAY program. The program aims at collecting information on the expectations and needs of foreign nationals living in several cities of the Silesian metropolis, related to the cultural and educational offer of the region and integration activities with local communities.
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