The KC4All final conference of the project took place on October 28th in Brussels, at Espace Moselle. The conference has witnessed the official launch of the Employment Toolkit, a packed series of online resources to improve employability and to provide guidance to users at a risk of exclusion from the workforce.
Telecentre-Europe co-hosted the event within their annual network gathering.
During the plenary session, Pedro Aguilera from Esplai Foundation, Spain (the project coordinator) first explained the importance of an online multilanguage employment toolkit. Then, Gabriel Rissola and Andrea Diaz from D-O-T, Spain presented the multi-country analysis performed through the project and Mara Jakobsone from LIKTA, Latvia showcased the pilot testing coordinated by her organisation.
To conclude, Elena Lanzoni from Interface3, Belgium explained the methodology used for building the employment toolkit.
During the workshop session that followed, Mara Jakobsone presented the project guidelines for new users and how to exploit & disseminate the employment toolkit. Andra Jakobsone from LIKTA demonstrated the handbook and Alina Zamfir from EOS, Romania explained the exploitation and valorisation plan.
At the end of the workshop session, Pedro Aguilera from Esplai Foundation, Spain lead the discussions regarding the adaptation of the toolkit in other languages, the cultural differences and the process for hosting other language versions on the project website. Gabriel Rissola from D-O-T, Spain informed the audience about available funding for national up-takings of the toolkit.
At the closing session, Pedro Aguilera summed up the next steps and actions to undertake with the European network of telecentres regarding the employment toolkit.