Good news for OTB Europe – the Erasmus+ KA204 Strategic Partnerships for adult education application has been approved!
TheInterMEDs -Fostering ‘Intercultural MEDiators’ as a practice for establishing communities coalition and mutual understanding is built on the special training of members of both communities, either local ones, or migrant communities to be these InterMEDs, the individuals who will act as specific intermediators between the exchange of different cultures, with the key-skills of social responsibility and intercultural understanding and the skills to use all forms of promotion, such as
arts, culture, media, training for the enhancement of respect, tolerance, cooperation and communities coalition. The project includes 8 partners (PESHKAR, OTB EUROPE, PANTEION, CAMINOS, Mindshift, CSI,XPCSA, CID) from 6countries (UK, Portugal, Greece, Spain, Cyprus, North Macedonia) and targets: a) members, leaders or representatives of local communities, NGOs, Civil Society Associations, Associations of Immigrants/Refugees, organizations supporting inclusion, integration practices, human rights, intercultural exchange; b) public bodies staff and public
servants-administrative staff in relative positions who are in need to acquire all these intercultural skills, necessary for the daily contact with different cultural background citizens.