On the occasion of the International Day of Volunteering, we are glad to present the 25th edition of our electronic review the rives de l'iriv dedicated to "dream".
1993-2013, the Cité des Métiers (CDM) celebrates its 20th birthday. The iriv, partner of the CDM, offers each month a club to value the migratory competences of migrants ; workshop since february 2012, it has become a club in December 2013.
On the occasion of the 10th birthday of its pionner project Assessing a Voluntary experience, the iriv has launched a new website dedicated to the Vaeb project and the projects linked to it.
For further information: www.eEuropeassociations.net
On the occasion of the 10th birthday of its projects on migration (2003-2013), the iriv is glad to offer a weblog dedicated to projects it implemented in France or with European partners since 2003.
For further information: www.iriv-migrations.net.
Together with the University of Northampton, the iriv initiated the "Success at school - SAS", a Comenius project, scored first position at the last call for proposals Lifelong Learning 2012. This project is meant to offer a pedagogical strategy to drop-outs in order to facilitate their way back to school. This project led by the University of Northampton (UK) gathers France (iriv & Assfam), Bulgaria (NBU), Italy (Unibo), Portugal (CIES) and Slovenia (Ergo Institute).
iriv is the French partner of the AllinHEproject initiated by the Inholland University of Applied Sciences (Pays-Bas) in Denmark (VIA University College), in France (iriv), in Finland (Jyväskylâ University of Applied Sciences), in the United KIngdom ( University of Northampton), in Slovenia (University of Ljubljana), in Romania (Faculty of Soicology and Philosophy of Timisoara) and in Switzerland (ECAP). It is meant to faciliate access to Higher Education thanks to Valuing Prior Learning (VPL) among three specific publics : people aged 50+, people with a disability and migrants.
The iriv is the French partner of the Valbuk project that offers a strategy to enhance the professional integration of low qualified workers (mainly migrants) in the cleaning sector thanks to a qualification. This project gathers seven European countries: Switzerland (ECAP, UNIA , Schweizerisches Verein für Weiterbildung & Maison romande de la Propreté), Germany (Forschung Betriebliche Bildung), Austria (3S Unternehmensberatung), France (iriv), Italy (Studio Meta & associati), the Netherlands (Inholland Hogeschool) and Slovenia (Zavod Institute).
During the European Year of Citizenship 2013, the Assfam and iriv implement the Trans-Cité project. It is designed to enhance active citizenship among youngsters and women, sharing a migratory background, living in difficult areas in Ile de France, thanks to a voluntary involvement. The project is supported by the Regional Council of Ile de France in the framework of its programme in favour of active citizenship in Ile de France.
Together with the Assfam and the Adel, the iriv has proposed the MigrActrices project which main idea is to build a programme of training for women with a migration background to enhance their social and professional integration. The project will be experimented in three departements : Paris, Seine & Marne and Somme. The project is supported by the DAIC (Ministry of Interior) in the framework of the last national call for proposal 2012.