Infoday for the Social Integration in the Region of Central Macedonia

Headway Ltd organized on the 22nd of July an infoday for informing the stakeholders (representatives from the Region of Central Macedonia, Municipalities, civil society etc) about the role and the contribution of the Observatory for the Social Integration in the Region of Central Macedonia in countering poverty and social exclusion, as well as presenting the findings from the annual report. The report – summarizing the activities of 2018 – analyzes the existing situation in the Region of Central Macedonia in terms of social inclusion and poverty, including data collected from the Observatory during the field research, which took place in the Municipalities of the Region and the relevant structures of social integration, bodies of the Civil Society (NGOs, Institutions, etc.).

Read the Annual Report here.

The role of Social Integration Observatory of the Region of Central Macedonia

The Social Integration Observatory of the Region of Central Macedonia – coordinated by Headway – was created in the context of the new National Strategy for Social Integration and its main purpose is the effective monitoring and coordination of the objectives of the Regional Strategy for Social Integration. In particular, the Observatory aims to highlight local needs in matters of social protection, welfare and solidarity policies in capturing and mapping the spatial dimensions of poverty and social exclusion.

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Specialized consulting services for promoting Green and Blue Economy

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Headway is providing specialized consulting services to the Municipality of Piraeus in the framework of the EU-funded project “GRESS”, which aims at promoting Green and Blue Economy.

Duration: 1/2020 – 6/2022

The main activities include:

  • Mapping the existing situation in Blue Economy in Municipality of Piraeus
  • Support for the development of a Local Stakeholders Network
  • Organizing 5 workshops of the Local Stakeholders Network
  • Bes practices identification and evaluation in the field of Green and Blue Economy
  • Monitoring of project activities
  • Development of a local Action Plan

 

 

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Observatory for the Social Integration in the Region of Central Macedonia

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The Social Integration Observatory of the Region of Central Macedonia -coordinated by Headway- was created in the context of the new National Strategy for Social Integration and its main purpose is the effective monitoring and coordination of the objectives of the Regional Strategy for Social Integration. In particular, the Observatory aims to highlight local needs in matters of social protection, welfare and solidarity policies in capturing and mapping the spatial dimensions of poverty and social exclusion.

In this context, the Social Integration Observatory cooperates with all the Municipalities of the Region, the relevant structures of social integration, bodies of the Civil Society (NGOs, Institutions, etc.), the Metropolises and with public bodies such as the Hellenic Statistical Authority, the Manpower Employment Organization (O.A.E.D), the Independent Authority for Public Revenue and the Organisation of Welfare Benefits and Social Solidarity in order to gather and analyze the relevant data. The findings of the Observatory research are presented through reports and workshops (Annual Revenue Reports of the National Mechanism – workshops, press releases, seminars and three-month reports) and aim at mapping the social inclusion rate in the Region of Central Macedonia, as well as at recording and evaluating the corresponding measures and policies.

The project is co-financed by the NSRF program and lasts until June 2023 (December 27, 2018 – June 27, 2023).

You can find more information on the project website www.paratiritiriopkm.gr

 

 

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