Project co-financed by the European Social Fund through the Sectoral Operational Program Human Resources Development 2007-2013
Invest în people!
The project Active Women în the Labour Market is co-financed by the European Social Fund through the Sectoral Operational Program Human Resources Development 2007-2013, priority axis 6 – Promoting social inclusion, key area of 6.3 – Promoting equal opportunities în the labour market.
Duration: 18 months, in the period May 9, 2014 – November 8, 2015.
The partnership of the project consists of:
- Foundation CEED Romania
- SC IPA SA – company for research, design and production of automation equipment and facilities
- Youth Forum Association
The overall objective of the project is to enhance equal opportunities for 800 women by improving their equal access to employment and professional career development, including entrepreneurship and networking, while strengthening the application of the principle of equal opportunities and gender so as to create an inclusive labour market.
The project will achieve the general objective and the operational objectives thorugh four types of major interventions, which will provide tangible and long-lasting benefits for the 800 women. They will translate into an increased participation of women, under conditions of equality, on the labour market în the target regions.
The project area includes the regions: South-East, South, South-West and Bucharest-Ilfov.
- 485 of the beneficiaries will acquire new professional skills and qualification certificates în the ICT field and as sales workers, thus will increase their chances of access to the labour market;
- 315 women will acquire new and improved professional /managerial/ entrepreneurial skills, connected to their current occupations, that will enable them to advance în their career or start-up their business, thus creating new jobs by and for women;
- the use of the principle of equal and gender opportunities will strengthen by increasing the awareness of the 800 women as well as of relevant stakeholders regarding the importance of the legislative requirements and the modalities of implementation of this principle.
For more details access the project web page: www.fapm.ro