Ideas Institute are involved an a number of EU projects that benefit working people. Below is an example of the projects we are involved in.
As part of a policy to promote worker mobility throughout the European Union, the EU Institutions agreed a Recommendation in 2008 to set up a European Qualifications Framework (EQF).
The project "European Qualification Framework -
The MOTIVES EU-
Across Europe, the changing economic situation is impacting on employment and vulnerable low skilled workers. It is estimated that 78 million Europeans of working age (25-
MOTIVES is a Transfer of Innovation Project within the EU’s Lifelong Learning Programme
The Learning Mentor Project
This project aims at developing a qualification for learning mentors who serve as the contact person in the company for questions regarding vocational education. As part of the company they know about work requirements and working conditions. With reference to the British/ Irish concept of a “Union Learning Representative”, the project aims at evaluating and developing a concept for an in-
Food Fit Project
The general aim of the FOOD-
Within the framework of the project “NEWTON” – Network between Workers' Federations and their Training Organisations in Europe Now! – trade unions and their training institutions from five countries of the European Union initiated a structural dialogue about:
1. employment and labour market policies and developments
2. educational and skills policies
3. possibilities and options to foster the renewed Lisbon-
Metal Skills Project
The general aim of the Metal-