BYTE - Entrepreneurship and IT upskilling for refugees, migrants and mentors

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Newsletter is out!, Jun. 2024

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Webinar "Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees", 11. Mar. 2024 at 10:00 CET

Please join our 2nd online webinar (Zoom) for mentors.

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Online meeting, Feb. 2024

The international project team regularly meets virtually to discuss progress and future tasks. We are finishing content for our mentors and mentees.

Webinar "Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees", 19. Dec. 2023

The first webinar for future mentors was completed successfully!

The event was moderated by Sofia Tsiortou (Drosostalida - Greece).

Daniel Jianu (SIMO - Romania) introduced the project and its objectives.

After the project presentation, other consortium partners (Tomislav Rozman - BICERO, Slovenia, Themistoklis Gogas - University of Ioannina, Greece, Eleonora Tramannoni - AIC, Italy) introduced their activities.

We had a fascinating conversation on mentoring migrants in Greece with Lydia Siapardani of the Irida Women's Center.

Thanks to all 26 participants for the fruitful discussion!

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Webinar "Entrepreneurship for Migrants and Refugees", 19. Dec. 2023 at 11:00 CET

Join our webinar on the 19th December 23 at 11.00 CET time for the BYTE project. The topic is "Entrepreneurship Opportunities for Migrants and Refugees - the BYTE Project". Our speakers are Mrs. Lydia Siapardani from Irida Women's Center in Thessaloniki, and Mr. Daniel Jianu our coordinator from NGO SIMO in Romania. The webinar will last for about 1,5 hours.

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Online meeting, Nov. 2023

The international project team regularly meets virtually to discuss progress and future tasks. This time we reviewed course syllabus and content.

Newsletter is out!, Sep. 2023

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Newsletter is out!, Jun. 2023

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Kick-off meeting in Athens, Greece, Dec. 2022

The international project team met for the first time in Athens, Greece. Solid foundations for this two-year project were set.  


Project info

Erasmus+ Programme – Strategic Partnership (KA220-ADU - Cooperation partnerships in adult education)

Project Nr: 2022-1-RO01-KA220-ADU-000088269

Project duration: 1. November 2022 – 31. October 2024

Project objectives

The objective of BYTE is to help migrants (including refugees from Ukraine) become self-employed (building a successful enterprise profit-generating with social objectives).

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