(P1) (Slovenia) offers their experience in adult education and labor market counseling, specifically regarding the management of donor funded projects within the field of education and training and trained counselors. Within our competent team we also have a strong background in international relations and European studies including European adult education policy as well as access to a strong network of competent adult education providers across Europe. Public University of Ptuj is also leading activities for training of future guidance counselors.
(P2) University of Vienna has a vast experience in research activities, so they took the lead in the research phase of the project intended for gathering strong points of interest for adult education guidance counseling. Their experience in this regards, together will their strong focus on ICT and European cooperation, makes them an indispensable asset in iYOT project.
P3 (SVEFI) has a great experience and long tradition in providing distant learning courses and methods in lifelong learning aspect. They provide different courses for different target groups, also for people with special needs and will be a great example of good practice for dissemination. According to their long tradition in distant education they are perfect for implementation phase of designing and developing web based materials. They are in charge for implementing a visually friendly and easy to use web platform for supporting the mobile application for guidance counseling.
(P4) Uniăo das Freguesias de (Union of Parishes of) Gondomar (S. Cosme), Valbom e Jovim brings to the project their experience of counseling work from a local authority perspective. They are very active in promoting the development and overall welfare of young adults, and can offer their experiences of undertaking a multitude of activities that target adult counseling at local, national and European levels.
(P5) Método Estudios Consultores were selected as a partner for this project based upon their very strong, enthusiastic and competent response to an open call for partners. Método Estudios Consultores are a very experienced and skilled consultancy in the field of training, research, and project development. They develop training solutions, undertake research and design and manage cooperative projects for both the private sector and the social enterprise/voluntary/civil society sector. Throughout all their activities they focus upon ICT solutions. Their field of experience and specific skills is the key to reaching this projects aim and objectives. They are assuring their experience of developing and implementing structured learning programmes as well as practical skills and experience with regards to e-learning.