“Sustainable Social Entrepreneurship" TC in Malta | 23-30 April 2022

Updated: Mar 8

PProject Name: TC “Sustainable Social Entrepreneurship Initiatives for Marginalized Groups”

Activity: Training Course in Malta for 4 participants from our organisation.

Dates: 23 to 30 of April 2022 (Including travelling days)

Accommodation: Will be announced later, Malta island

Who Can Participate: Youth Workers, trainers, teachers, educators in the field of marginalized people?

Food: The organizer provides accommodation and food for the entire training course: 3 meals + 2 coffee breaks between sessions per day.

4 Youth workers and trainers (above 18 years old) from our organization will take place to the program. Travelling food and accommodation all are paid from the program (For an application you must be member of our organization, if you want to apply for membership you can go for the application to the link: https://www.acpelia.org/be-a-member

About the project: It is important to develop the capacity of youth workers to raise awareness and address issues related to the marginalized in the job search process using social entrepreneurship as a tool. 7 NGOs came up with the idea of organizing a training course and exchanging national practices and developing methodologies for social inclusion of marginalized EU citizens. The training course is based on the use of non-formal learning methods and principles that will promote intercultural dialogue, communication, group discussions, interactive presentations, leadership workshops, teamwork and hands-on visits.

Needs and issues

- The need to improve the competencies of youth workers and improve their skills in the field of social entrepreneurship through non-formal education

- The need to promote discriminated participants future youth workers with fewer opportunities who do not have opportunities for active social life and participation in active citizenship

- The need for promotion and exchange of national experiences, practices in the field of entrepreneurship

- The need to create an international network for cooperation, creating a link for long-term cooperation and sustainable contact


- Training of youth workers in the field of social entrepreneurship; cooperation with the marginalized in the job search process

- Research of effective tools and methodologies for support of the marginalized in the process of their promotion before the labor market

- Promotion of marginalized youth workers who are the target and target of discrimination in the process of job search, in the workplace, in the process of social promotion

- Presentation of national practices to support the marginalized in the job search process, creation of an international network of cooperation for exchange of national experiences

About the training activity:

What the training course offers

This training course offers the opportunity to train and educate participants from 7 different EU organizations: Organizations are actively working with participants with fewer opportunities - marginalized participants. In the initial phase of the training course, a process of assessing the capacity, needs, and capabilities of organizations will be conducted. According to the results of these assessments, organizations and their staff need to upgrade their knowledge and learn new methodologies for working with sustainable social entrepreneurship initiatives for marginalized groups. The program of this training course is defined according to the needs and requirements of all participants who will be a part of this training course. This training course will promote 7 organizations and 30 participants (2 trainers will be involved) who will have the opportunity to collaborate and learn from each other within 7 days. This training course will be conducted in order to improve the knowledge of the participants but also to explore new methodologies for promoting social entrepreneurship among marginalized groups. Through various interactive activities, the participants will act as promoters of the training course and will also be the main ambassadors for promoting respectability and tolerance. Debates and presentations will promote new methods to promote marginalised residents and practices to combat discrimination and racism against this category of people. Participants will have the opportunity to collaborate with participants from marginalized groups and improve their level of thinking. This training course will promote the needs of marginalized residents and their limited opportunities for limited labor and social life. By organizing intercultural nights, participants will have the opportunity to promote different cultures from the EU and marginalized participants to perceive different cultures and traditions in the EU.

The main objectives of the training course:

- Create connections between organizations working on the same topic.

- Provide the platform for the exchange of good practices between similar organizations.

- Develop and share methods that will promote social entrepreneurship and the process of cooperation with marginalized residents.

- Discuss about the future opportunities to strengthen cooperation among similar organizations.

Main deadlines:

Deadline for participant selection – 5th of March

Deadline for travel arrangement – end of March

Aplication for Interest of Participation: https://forms.gle/d9Mi2EHee3jad1kH6

If you want to be a candidate of our program please complete the application form and don't forget to complete the membership form if you are not a member of our organisation. Link for completing the application of membership: https://www.acpelia.org/be-a-member

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