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5th Project Partner Meeting and Multiplier Event in Graz

On October 23-26, 2018, TALENTS project partners met in Graz to build on their achievements so far in the implementation of fast-track language courses for job market integration of third country nationals and share their experiences. Main identified challenges were drop-outs, adaptation to innovative methods and the development of a long-term perspective for the students … Continue reading 5th Project Partner Meeting and Multiplier Event in Graz

4th Partner Meeting Took Place in Florence

Project partners met in Florence on March 21-23, 2018, to talk about their progress and practical experiences with pilot initiatives with a fast-track model for integration of migrants, and to work together in the intellectual outputs they are producing. The meeting was organised by the University of Florence and was divided in two parts: a … Continue reading 4th Partner Meeting Took Place in Florence

A tool for TALENTS: EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals

As part of the New Skills Agenda for Europe, the European Commission has developed a Skills Profile Tool to support early profiling of the skills of refugees, migrants and other third country nationals*. What is it? The EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals is intended for use by any services that may be offering … Continue reading A tool for TALENTS: EU Skills Profile Tool for Third Country Nationals

European Integration Network’s study visit in Västra Götaland

On 8-9 February 2017, a delegation of the European Commission and several Member States visited Västra Götaland. The delegation visited the Support Group Network, and learned about Region Västra Götaland’s regional development initiatives aimed at asylum seekers and refugees. Please find here all relevant documents of the study visit: –            The agenda of the two days –            The background information … Continue reading European Integration Network’s study visit in Västra Götaland

TALENTS Project in Florence

Talents project and related issues are being discussed with local stakeholders working in services addressed to refugees and asylum seekers for their inclusion (see here a sample of leaflet produced, in Italian). The discussion with the stakeholders will go on with some thematic seminars that we plan to do in preparation of a quite big … Continue reading TALENTS Project in Florence

TALENTS Project in Paris: Better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies

[Original article in French here] On Wednesday, January 18th, in the Maison d’Europe, France Bénévolat organised a thrilling conference on “How to better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies”. Many European actors from Norway, Sweden, Germany, but also politicians, administrative officers, associations, volunteers presented their innovative ways to welcome refugees with, for instance, the … Continue reading TALENTS Project in Paris: Better integrate refugees and migrants in our societies

TALENTS Project in Aachen: Workshop “Integrating immigrants by means of adult education” (EPALE)

EPALE conference in Aachen: Workshop “Integrating immigrants by means of adult education” Volkshochschule Ulm and project partners will offer a workshop on the integration of migrants in European cities at the conference "Adult Education in Cities and Regions – a European perspective"- (8th and 9th of September, in Aachen, Germany). Integrating immigrants by means of … Continue reading TALENTS Project in Aachen: Workshop “Integrating immigrants by means of adult education” (EPALE)