APRICOT NEWS

My e-Start project – brochure available now!

September 23, 2021

My e-Start project brochure – available now Find out information about the My e-Start project in our new brochure below.  Do feel free to spread the news about our project!

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30 years of transforming the coffee industry

September 13, 2021

30 Years of transforming the coffee industry – an interview with John Steel, CEO at Cafédirect Café Direct is celebrating its 30th anniversary and the impact it has had on improving farmers’ lives. In this 10 September 2021 SEUK interview, John Steel shares the Café Direct experience, and his own thoughts, on key issues for…

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My e-Start Project – find out about progress in Newsletter #1

August 18, 2021

My e-Start Project – find out about progress in Newsletter #1

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Confidence in Social Impact Investment Sector good; challenges & difficulties remain – BIG SOCIETY CAPITAL Survey

June 28, 2021

Confidence in Social Impact Investment Sector good – challenges & difficulties remain BIG SOCIETY CAPITAL’s 22 June Perspectives and Priorities Report finds that the Social Impact Investment Sector (SII) “has become considerably more established and settled over the last 2-3 years, with good levels of confidence and knowhow reported amongst most of those involved in…

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Digital Skills of the Citizens – a My e-Start Project Research Report

April 6, 2021

Digital Skills of the Citizens – a My e-Start Project Research Report The My e-Start project aims to equip disadvantaged adults with skills necessary for using the most common e-Government and e-Commerce services in their countries and ensuring a positive (first) e-experience as well as a sense of digital achievement. In order to establish the…

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A challenge in the digital era!

March 29, 2021

VG-CLIL for Migrants project All piloting activities in the five partner countries (Austria, Belgium, Italy, Spain and United Kingdom) took place during the Covid-19 pandemic.For this reason, the courses/training activities, which were initially planned as face-to-face sessions, had to be transferred into online courses with distance learning. This was a challenge for all participants, because not everybody had access to…

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e-Service skills for the most digitally excluded: My e-Start

March 22, 2021

A high-quality learning offer which develops the basic skills necessary to use the most common e-Government and e-Commerce services With the increasing move to online provision of governmental services and commercial transactions, including internet banking and retail, the question arises as to the extent these activities will remain available to access face-to-face. This raises implications…

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ENTER Project launched – and our first Newsletter

February 25, 2021

ENTER Project launched – and our first Newsletter Whilst some young adults fare remarkably well, many still struggle to find a path to employment, economic security and well-being. Too many have not had the same opportunity as their peers for exposure to career preparation options, such as mentoring. They may find themselves playing, at best,…

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New project ‘Social Entrepreneurship for Community Empowerment: SECE’ launched online

February 17, 2021

SECE project launched at our first Transnational Project Meeting We have launched our new Erasmus+ project ‘Social Entrepreneurship for Community Empowerment: SECE’. Undeterred by the current travel restrictions, instead of meeting in Loughborough, the 6 project partners met online for the project’s first Transnational Partnership Meeting on Monday 8 February. The project seeks to enhance…

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