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In January 2013, Center for Public Policy has launched a project focused on the Transfer of the Best Praxis in Work with Young People not in Education, Employment or Training (NEET), CZ.1.04/5.1.01/77.00361, is funded by the European Social Fund within the framework of Operational Program Human Resources and Employment and Czech State Budget.
In August 2012, Center for Public Policy has joined the Grundtvig Partnership Project funded by the Lifelong Learning Programme of European Commission. The project aims at providing support for migrant parents and their children. The project partners: Colegiul Tehnic Metalurgic, Romania, Oswiatowies-Lodz sp.z.o.o., Poland, Litausche Volksgemeinschaft in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Germany, Menedzmenta Holding, Latvia and Mersing Il Mili Eigitim Mudurlugu, Turkey.
International meeting of partners was organized in Prague, 13-14 of December, 2012. The meeting discussions focused on the consequences of migration in local communities and design of research methodology for qualitative interviews. The outcomes of meeting included interview protocol to be used when interviewing migrant parents in six partner countries and selection criteria for respondents.
The Center for Public Policy was awarded the accreditation of Educational Institution Nr. 2008-221-1 by the Czech Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs
In June, 2012 Center for Public Policy has successfully completed the implementation of project “Introduction of social intervention programmes to nursery schools”, in Vysočina and Olomouc regions. Both projects were financed from the European Social Fund within the framework of Operational Program Education for Competitiveness.
The main goal of the project was to support the social and emotional development of pre-school children at risk, as well as their social integration. The project aimed at preparation of innovative methodology including guidelines for the implementation of various activities for pre-school children. These activities also involved parents in the pre-school education process. More information on the project activities and outputs could be found on www.prevence.cpvp.cz.