Acronym: LINK-Inc

Project Name: LINK-Inc. Fostering equity and inclusion in Work-based Learning by equipping trainers and mentors with innovative approaches to address cultural and ethnic diversity in VET

Grant agreement no: 2015-1-ES01-KA202-015962

Total cost: 23732,00€

Total Funding: 23732,00€


LINK-Inc project aims to increase the participation of migrants and ethnic minorities in WBL by equipping VET and In company teachers and mentors with innovative approaches to address cultural diversity in VET. The purpose is to equip VET professionals with the adequate skills and tools to support young migrants and ethnic minorities in their allocation to training places. Furthermore, to prevent possible situations of discrimination in WBL by helping In company teachers, trainers and mentors to acquire competencies and tools to manage cultural diversity in apprenticeships programs.

The main outputs for this sake will be:

  1. LINK-Inc Training Curriculum (to facilitate the recognition of intercultural competencies);
  2. LINK-Inc Handbook (develop of new approaches and innovative methodologies);
  3. LINK-Inc Toolbox (design of new approaches and practical tools);
  4. Open Online Center (development of platform to promote and facilitate access to good practices, methodologies and products for Intercultural Integration in VET).

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Type of Project: VET Projects
Project Website: http://link-inc.eu/
Project Programme: Co-funded by the Erasmus + Programme of teh European Union
Project Coordinaton: Instituto para el fomento del desarrollo y la formación S.L - INFODEF (SPAIN)
Project Contact: formacao@isq.pt
Start Year: 2015
Project Duration: 2017

Project Partners: Best Institut Fur Berufsbezogene Weiterbildung und Personaltraining GMBH (AUSTRIA), IDEPROJECT (FRANCE), Consorzio Sociale Abele Lavoro - CSAL (ITALY), Business Foundation for Education - BFE (BULGARIA), ISQ (PORTUGAL)