University of Milano-Bicocca is the Coordinator of the project taking the overall responsibility of managing the project and its budget, and representing the project in relation to the Commission and other stakeholders. Bicocca constantly interacts with researchers, corporations, and over 200 universities in 24 countries, offering high educational standards which match the needs of over 32,000 students.
Universitad de Granada (UGR) is the academic referent for Spain. Its contribution covers the more scientific aspects of the project as well as the tutoring of the training activities and the dissemination. UGR, founded in 1531, is one of the largest and most important universities in Spain. It serves more than 60,000 students per year, including many foreign students, as UGR is the leader host institution in the Erasmus program.
IEA is mainly in charge with the grassroots activities in Turkey, involving directly 3 Vocational and Technical Secondary school, and indirectly the other schools of its network. It is also involved in the dissemination and upscaling by activating its contacts with regional and local authorities. IEA is located in Istanbul and enables a platform of research and experimentation within the 39 districts of Istanbul and all cities in Turkey.
Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (ODTÜ) is the academic referent for Turkey. Its contribution covers the more scientific aspects of the project as well as the tutoring of the training activities and the dissemination. ODTÜ, founded in 1956, is an international research university which seeks excellence in serving the country, region and the world. It is the first and only university in Turkey to enter the top 100 in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014 list.
Fondazione Luigi Clerici (FLC) is involved in the project’s grassroots activities, also maintaining a prominent role in the management of the project, and working in close collaboration with Bicocca University. FLC is a private non-profit organization, with 17 branches that provide training services to people, companies and social organizations. FLC is mainly funded by regional, national public funds and by the European Social Funds.
Fundacio Privada Trinijove is mainly involved in the grassroots activities, in its own school, and in the dissemination and upscaling by activating its contacts with regional and local authorities. Trinijove began its activity in the year 1985 in training and socio-labour areas. Tinijove is constantly involved in projects aimed at overcoming social exclusion and unemployment.
IES Cartuja is mainly involved in the grassroots activities, and in the dissemination and upscaling by activating its contacts with regional and local authorities. “Cartuja” Secondary and Vocational Studies School is located in the north of Granada capital city. This area is characterized by the coexistence of different ethnic groups, different religions and by a high gathering of immigrant population. On the whole, it is a working area deeply affected by the economic crisis.
Since 2014, DJND daily stage interventions into Slovenian media space. DJND interventions are composed of up to 1000 characters, and they draw attention to the hidden aspects of big stories (such as refugees’ experiences), they highlight small but significant incidents, and monitor independent media and their backstage.