The Power Up project aims the social and labour inclusion of women with a migrant background, by means of empowering and upskilling them. It integrates innovative methodologies and approaches, aimed to empower and enhance the competences of women with a migrant background for their self and professional development.
The POWER UP project pursues the following objectives:
The partnership will develop the following intellectual outputs:
- Power Up E-Learning Hub;
- Power Up Handbook of innovative techniques for professionals working with women with a migrant background;
- Power Up Guidelines and Policy Recommendations.
Dissemination and exploitation activities and multiplier events to promote and socialize the Power Up project and its main results will be developed in order to ensure a significant impact at local, regional, national and European level.
Four organizations from the EU form the international partnership consortium – Gender Alternatives Foundation (BG), Solidaridad Sin Fronteras (ES), Mindshift (PT) and Matertera (CZ).
"Power Up. Empowering and Upskilling women with a migrant background to foster their social and labour inclusion” (2019-1-BG01-KA204-062546), co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European union.
The duration of the project is 24 months / 01.10.2019 - 30.09.2021/.
This platform is part of the Axis 1 "Strengthening the capacities of equality actors" of the Priority Solidarity Fund "Women for the future in the Mediterranean" funded by the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and led by the European Institute of the Mediterranean, in the framework of the project “Developing Women's Empowerment” labelled by the Union for the Mediterranean.