About our project
The project Keep on Learning! is intended for training the unemployed young people from the island of Korčula for cultural entrepreneurship, with an emphasis on acquiring knowledge and idea development which will in turn facilitate their employability or starting their own business.
The project is entirely financed by the European Social Fund, Operational programme Efficient Human Resources 2014-2020 for two-year implementation until 26 March 2021.
The project aims to increase the employability of young people who are actively in search of a job on the island of Korčula and on the level of Dubrovačko-neretvanska county, in the areas key for the development of cultural entrepreneurship on the island.
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Basic information about project
Keep on Learning!
Name of the project: “Keep on Learning!”
Code number: UP.01.3.1.01.0128
Beneficiary of the grant: NGO “Novi Otok”
Project partners: University of Dubrovnik i Local Action Group “LAG 5”
Project is 100% financed by the European Social Fund
Project goal and partners
Project goal: Increase the employability of young people looking for work on the island and in the area of Dubrovačko neretvanska county in the key areas for the development of the island, by educating the young people and unemployed members of vulnerable groups to start their entrepreneurship path in culture and related competences. The project promotes life-long learning.
Project duration: from 26 March 2019 to 26 March 2021
Target group: unemployed young people up to the age of 29, a total of 42 people, who have the best local knowledge of the island and unemployed members of vulnerable groups from the island.
Total project value: 805.852,96 KN
Amount of the grant: 805.852,96 KN
Fund: European Social Fund
Operational programme: Efficient Human Resources 2014 – 2020 Local Initiative aimed at encouraging employment -Phase III
More on EU funds: https://strukturnifondovi.hr/en/ and http://www.esf.hr/operativni-program/
Contact person: Katica Smojver, 091/7939 479, firstname.lastname@example.org