Join BRIGHT’s Community of Interest for women workers’ rights!
BRIGHT’s Community of Interest is coming together. Three European actors have joined the community so far - there are still two spots available!
With its Community of Interest, BRIGHT is creating a wide network of local stakeholders across Europe for the protection of the rights of women seasonal workers employed in agriculture in the hosting communities. The members of the Community will have the chance to participate in the most interesting activities organized by the project partners, such as technical and awareness-raising webinars and capacity building training.
--> Want to join us? There are two spots left. To join the BRIGHT Community of Interest it is necessary to share the project goals and mission by signing a Memorandum of Understanding.The participation is free of charge. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMUNITY MEMBERS: LET'S INTRODUCE THEM!
URBAN2020 is a Bucharest-based NGO which stands up for the improvement of the citizens’ quality of life in Romania and across Europe, by supporting good governance and promoting sustainability and equity in partnership creation between public, academic and private sectors. URBAN2020 strives to reduce the gaps between Romania and Western Europe and between rural and urban dimensions by fostering the development through urban planning and architectural services. It also encourages the active participation of citizens and youth in decision-making, city life and the redevelopment of urban spaces and the integration of disadvantaged groups through training and educational services. The involvement in the BRIGHT project represents a new challenge, an opportunity to expand its action’s range to cover an increasingly topical social problem and try to find a connection with urban and territorial politics and strategies that can help better understand the phenomena and develop the right policy toolkit to face it. URBAN2020 expertise may prove useful for the elaboration of innovative strategies for the creation of local-based partnerships between citizens, private entities and municipalities to promote community-based initiatives in the Romanian cities most affected by the phenomenon and raise awareness on it.
The Apulian Institute of Economic and Social Research (IPRES) was founded in 1968 as an Association between public bodies, expression of the local and functional Autonomies’ system of the Puglia region. In July 2018, IPRES was transformed into Foundation: the Puglia Region, the Municipalities of Bari, Taranto and Brindisi, the University of Bari, the Chamber of Commerce of Bari and ISPE Association are members of IPRES. The Institute mission, firstly, aims at supporting the designing, adoption, implementation and evaluation of regional development policies and the multilevel institutional relationships. The Puglia Region is involved in promoting participatory governance systems, under the regional law n. 28/2017. As a technical body, supporting the formulation, adoption, implementation, and evaluation of the regional policies, IPRES Foundation is strictly concerned in training to support participatory processes and in recognition of best practices on participation methods.
Bolyarovo Municipality, Bulgaria
Bolyarovo Municipality is situated in Southeastern Bulgaria, Yambol District. The municipality consists of 20 settlements, of which one city - the municipal center of Bolyarovo and 19 villages. The goals of Bolyarovo Municipality are to develop the conditions for economic development, to improve the quality of life, healthcare, educational, and social services, to improve the quality of administrative services and to create conditions for improvement of the climate for the development of the local economy, accompanied by increasing employment and income of the population.