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ASOCIATIA A.S.E.L. RO (A.S.E.L. RO) – Bucharest, Romania

The Association for Social Economy and Lifelong Learning was established in 2019 in Bucharest, Romania with main aim to preserve, study and promote the common social interests of its members, in the context of public service. The General Goal is to develop Social Economy and implement innovative lifelong learning activities.

More specifically, some of the specific objectives of the Association for Social Economy and Lifelong Learning are: a) the skills and competences development of individuals, communities and institutions, b) the implementation of actions for the protection of cultural heritage & environmental protection and environmental awareness actions and information, c) the knowledge & best practices share in order to be able to meet the challenges of society, d) the active contribution to the development of a European area of skills and qualifications, e) the promotion of Social Economy and education at all levels, f) the combat against unemployment and social exclusion, g) the development of research, expertise, and innovation, h) the implementation of actions to support innovation in enterprises for their modernization and development, i) the expansion of business networking and knowledge base and j) the promotion of actions for development of tourism and tourism promotion.

Instytut Rozwoju Sportu i Edukacji / Institute for the Development of Sport and Education (IRSIE) – Warsaw, Poland

Instytut Rozwoju Sportu i Edukacji /Institute for the Development of Sport and Education/ (IRSIE) has been operating since 2011, focusing mainly on education, physical culture and culture. It has based its activity on cooperation with non-government and higher education organisations, associations, clubs, schools, universities.

The Foundation is a member of European Traditional Sports and Games Association (ETSGA)/ Association Européenne des Jeux et Sports Traditionnels (AEJeST), International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA) and World Ethnosport Confederation (WEC). Foundation IRSiE is a partner of the Krajowa Sieć Obszarów Wiejskich (National Rural Network). The Foundation has signed cooperation agreements with Institute of Sport, Tourism and Service South Ural State University from Chelyabinsk (Russia), Prydniprovsk State Academy of Physical Culture and Sport (Dnipro, Ukraine), Institut de Haute Formation aux Politiques Communautaires – IHF (Belgium) and International Scientific, Educational and Training Center (Tallinn, Estonia).

Foundation members deal with many aspects of culture, sport, tourism and recreation. They are among us people who are specialists in the field of sports psychology, communication and media in sport, recreation and sports activities, marketing and management in sport, tangible and intangible heritage, culture, renovation of monuments, heritage management, traditional sports. We also have experience in working with children, adults, people with disabilities.

Foundation members have project experience (eg. Erasmus, Cosme, Structural Funds, Norwegian Funds). Foundation carried out projects with national funds, Norwegian Fund, Erasmus Plus program.

Social Innovation and Cohesion Institute (Fifty-Fifty) – Thessaloniki, Greece

The Social Innovation and Cohesion Institute is an organization of civil society, established to help individuals, communities and institutions to develop their skills, improve their performance and share knowledge to be able to meet the challenges of society and thus contribute actively to the development of a European area of skills and qualifications. The goal is to promote lifelong learning and initiatives of transnational aspect specifically addressed to young people, adult learners and professionals, through non-formal education and the main vision is to develop innovation to be implemented at the level of civil society and therefore contribute to social cohesion.

The Social Innovation and Cohesion Institute is working to bring about social change for the benefit of citizens in the context of development of local, regional and European society. It focuses on the promotion of equal learning opportunities, in promoting human rights, cultivating the spirit of entrepreneurship and the development of people’s abilities, promotes intercultural dialogue, knowledge exchange and European awareness with the active participation of young people and adults in projects relating to mobility, entrepreneurship education, professional and personal development. It is linked closely with various public and private bodies in national and international level, including NGOs, schools, universities, VET providers, municipalities, etc.

Savez Sport za sve Vojvodine / Association Sport for all Vojvodin (SSV) – Novi Sad, Serbia

Association Sport for all Vojvodina is a voluntary non-governmental, non-political and non-profit organization which in accordance with the law and the Statue, operates on the territory of the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, the northern province of the Republic of Serbia, with a population of approximately 2 million inhabitants in 45 cities and municipalities. 

The mission of the association is the improvement of society through the promotion of recreational sport and constantly raising awareness about the importance of physical activity for physical, mental, emotional and social empowerment of the individual and the entire community.

The Association mainly works based on the concept of the European idea of sport for all and acts as an umbrella organization of sports and recreational activities in the field of sport for all and the company’s sport in Vojvodina, acting through a wide network of members and partner organizations.

The team of the association counts more than 60 members, 48 licensed sports experts, 7 regional societies for company sport, 12 company sport Olympics in Vojvodina, 150 involved companies in Vojvodina.

Kiyikoy Nature Sports Club Association (KIYIDOSK) – Kırklareli, Turkey

KIYIDOSK is a nongovernmental organization founded in 2019 located in Kiyikoy, Turkey. KIYIDOSK is committed to promoting the cultural, social, educational and economic development at local, national, European and international levels. KIYIDOSK contributes to growth and development through the active participation of people, civil society and institutions, always valuing diversity.

The NGO tries to attract people who are not interested in nature sports, as well as those who are interested in nature and sports to popularize and promote the sport in nature, they aims to develop and support cooperation in Europe to encourage people, especially the most disadvantaged, to participate in public life and to promote their sense of initiative, entrepreneurial spirit and creativity, contribute to the development cultural diversity, social cohesion, sustainable development and combating all forms of discrimination fostering their mobility in Europe. As well, KIYIDOSK develops and promotes the Youth Action approach to empowering and supporting ever-greater numbers of young people to act of benefit to themselves and others.

The main area of interest is a physical activity used as a tool to promote health, well-being and healthy lifestyles. The organization strongly believes that a more healthy and cohesive society can be created through sport. The involvement of inhabitants of the rural area working in internationalization processes and create opportunities for exchange by spreading good habits and raising awareness among the population of respect for the environment, health and sports promotion.