ICOS and ICOS Skillnet have formed a Strategic Partnership for Innovating the Training of Trainers of the European Agri-Food Co-operatives (ToTCOOP+i) relating to Co-operative Director Training.
The project is funded through the Erasmus+ Programme and draws funding from the European Social Fund (ESF), through the European Commission.
Erasmus+ has secured €14.7bn in funding for the period 2014-2020 for projects across Europe.
A 4th progress co-ordination meeting was held in Perugia in Italy, with attendance from all European partners.
- AGAC, Spain
Galician Association for Co-operative Agricultural and Food
- Aris FR, Italy
Aris Training and Research
- Changemaker AB, Sweden
- ICOS, Ireland
Irish Co-operative Organisation Society
- Association for Social Cooperatives, Poland
Association for Social Co-operatives
- LLKC, Latvia
Latvian Centre for Agricultural Consultancy and Training
At this meeting 3 trainers from each of the partner countries, were trained in relation to the programme content and the delivery mechanisms to allow for an inter-active learning experience, when delivering the programme to their members.
Trainers had the opportunity to present various pieces of group-work throughout the programme.
The meeting was hosted by the Italian partners, Aris Formazione e Ricerca Società Cooperativa and allowed for additional collaboration with other key stakeholders, including member organisations.
28 May 2021