Berlín: Perspective 50+

BerlinAWB1On April 11th and 12th Documenta has participated in Berlin workshop part of AWB planned activities for the study of the development and functioning of European cities employment policies to promote the employment of long-term unemployed aged 50 and above.

Gsub mbH, German partner of AWB project, presented for study a complete and interesting national employment program called Perspective 50+.  This program is being implemented in Germany since 2005 by the numerous job centers disseminated throughout the country. During the workshop the national program was highlighted and afterwards we studied and analyzed more specifically how the given program develops at local level in the city of Berlin.

The program Perspective 50+  is co-finaced by the Federal Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs and the Federal Employment Agency of Germany with the aim of integrating long-term unemployed aged 50+ into the labour market. The JobCenters agree on the design and implementation of the project, in particular to on the definition of objectives and the evaluation of the results.


Community Reporters Training for Migrant Associations in Cantabria- Spain

isabel2PerioIn the framework of ISABEL project and with the overall objectives of applying new technologies to empower groups and communities, strengthen social and intercultural relationships, DOCUMENTA has organized a community reporter training targeted to Migrant Associations in Cantabria composed by adults between 26 and 56 years old coming from different countries.

The workshop aims to introduce the Migrant Associations in the world of citizen journalism showing the tools and knowledge necessary to acquire communication skills and to be able to publish news or stories written by them on the net. This allows participants to produce independently contents to express their life experiences, to write about their associations concerns or the activities undertaken.