To promote social cohesion, educational
innovation, active citizenship and European cooperation.
It is our strong conviction that social progress
is the result of cooperation and mutual understanding. We envision a European
continent of harmonious coexistence based on the principles of equality,
solidarity and freedom and therefore we strive for actions that are always
built around these core values.
In our projects, we are especially
enthusiastic about ideas that revolve around the axis of education, social
inclusion, mental health, digital transformation, environmental sustainability,
literacy and culture.
We are a young but extrovert non-profit
organization, founded in 2020 in the city of Volos (Greece). Our aim is to
encourage civic cooperation among the citizens of our region and to promote their
active participation in the social and economic activity of their communities.
To achieve our goals, we implement activities that include workshops, seminars, awareness campaigns, publications and research. Always interested in forging new long-term partnerships with stakeholders all over Europe, we are committed to establishing an international dimension in our activities and character, to become more innovative through the exchange of new ideas and remain up to date on socioeconomic developments.
Our strongest asset is our personnel that combines a research background with significant experience in implementing projects funded by various EU financial frameworks. Due to our team’s past activities, we maintain a strong network of local and foreign, public and private organisation such as educational institutions, civil authorities, civic and cultural organizations, professionals’ associations and chambers.
Meet our team of specialists! Resourceful, talented, experienced and enthusiastic, they constitute our strongest asset and they look forward to collaborating with you!
She is Assistant Professor in the Greek Open University since 2017, Professor in the Superior School of Pedagogical and Technological Education since 2003 and psychologist at the Greek Public Organisation of Social Support since 1989. She was an executive in the Ministry of Health in charge of designing and implementing national and European programs aimed at vulnerable social groups (1998-2003) and has been active in EU funded educational initiatives since 2012. She is fluent in Greek, English and Russian.
Professor in the Technical University of Larissa (1991-1998) & Assistant Professor in the University of Thessaly (1998 -1999). He has worked as an evaluator of EU Investments and HRD projects in several Greek Ministries and in the European Commission (DG XXII Education and Culture). From 1984 to the present, he has successfully implemented numerous EU funded projects. He is fluent in Greek and English and has working knowledge of French.
He has worked in Bern University and the Berner Fachhochschule as a teaching and research assistant (2015-2017) and in the UNPO (2018) and EPRS (2019) in Brussels in junior positions of monitoring, reporting and research. He has experience as a freelance project manager in EU funded initiatives since 2019 with a specialization in Erasmus+ projects. He is fluent in English and Greek, has some knowledge of German and basic of French.
She teaches in upper secondary education since 1998 with a specialization in technical education and since 2014 she has also held senior administrative positions in these institutions. She is certified in intercultural education (University of the Aegean), sexual education (University of Athens) and professional orientation (ASPETE). She is fluent in Greek and English.
He is a teacher in VET High Schools since 2021. In the past he has worked as a laboratory assistant and as a technical director in vehicle inspection centers. He is certified in pedagogy and teaching (ASPETE). He is fluent in Greek and English.
He has worked in several projects involving Digital Image Processing, Data Structures, Data Bases, graphics and various implementations using a combination of programing tools and languages. He is familiar with nine programming languages and eleven programming tools/frameworks. He is fluent in Greek and English.
He has worked as a developer (Unity and C#) in projects of the Technical University of Crete and as a freelancer in similar projects, also worked as a coding instructor (data structures, C) to undergraduates. He is familiar with ten programming languages and seventeen programming tools/frameworks. He is fluent in Greek and English.
He has been working in Erasmus+ VET mobility projects for Professional Schools since 2018. He is fluent in Greek and has working knowledge of English.
She has been working in the mental health sector since 2005 and specialises in addiction prevention strategies and educational interventions fostering psychosocial skills. She also has experience in parental counseling, health education programs for schools, group therapy and systemic theory. She has received further training on mental health from the Academic Institute of Research and Mental Hygiene (Ε.Π.Ι.Ψ.Υ.) and the Greek Organization Against Drugs (OKANA). She is fluent in Greek and English.
We do believe that education nourishes both social progress and economic prosperity. Therefore, education promotes individual wellbeing as well as economic development of societies by stimulating critical thinking and innovation.
The best teamwork comes from men who are working independently toward
one goal in unison!
We want to grow slowly but steadily and we believe that we have a lot to learn from our fellow citizens. So if you are willing to contribute to our mission or you are simply looking for an internship opportunity related to our activities, we would be more than happy to hear from you. We always write back so don’t hesitate to send us a message!
We are keen on
having you in our Partnership Database making it easier to offer you new project
opportunities by learning more about your interests and to consider you as part
of our network to support our mission.
Become our partner and of course, feel
free to share this invitation within your networks!
Already have some project idea in mind
to develop jointly?
We aim to inform our partners and
beneficiaries about the new funding and cooperation opportunities offered by
the European Commission for the period 2021-2027, under the new Programmes. It
will be our pleasure to update you with the latest news from the European
Commission. Get in touch for more info!
These are the projects we have participated
directly in their implementation
either as partners or as leaders.
We are always on the lookout for new collaborations and ideas. So whether you have a question about our actions and direction or you are interested in partnering up with us we will be more than happy to get back to you. Don’t hesitate and drop us a line!
Non Profit - Private (AMKE)
Center for the Promotion of European
Cooperation and Integration