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Promoting inclusive strategies for disadvantaged seniors

1. Infographics

Date: 5th January 2018

Short Description: Emphasys Centre has designed the Infographics in order to share the main findings of IO1 results.

2. International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2018 "Education and Career"

Date: 23rd – 25th February 2018 

Venue: Cyprus Expo 

Short Description: The “Emphasys Centre” has participated in the International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2018 “Education and Career”,  between the 23rd and 25th of February organised by:

  • Ministry of Education and Culture of Cyprus,
  • The Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCCI),
  • The Cyprus Employers and Industrialists Federation (OEB)   

Several important stakeholders, key people and official bodies, as well as parents, teenagers, teachers, youth workers and many others visited Emphasys’ booth and were informed about the ‘SeniorsGoDigital’ project’s aims, objectives, products and expected outcomes. 

Overall the International Fair presented a great opportunity for the dissemination of the ‘SeniorsGoDigital‘ project to a large number of interested people (estimated to be more than 10,000).

For more information you can visit the official website http://edufair-cyprus.eu/index.php?id=430   and the official press release Emphasys Centre Educational Fair 2018_ PressRelease

3. Etiquette Week for Elderly People 

Date: 8th November 2018 

Venue: Bank of Cyprus Head Office

Short Description: Emphasys Centre was present at the Etiquette Week for Elderly People organised by the Cyprus National Bioethics Committee on 5-9 November 2018.

The National Bioethics Committee of Cyprus (EKBK), in cooperation with more than 30 private and public sector organisations, including the Ministry of Health and the Pancyprian Medical Association, organized a Week of Awareness on Third Age Issues.

Mr. Athos Charalambides, presented the potentials and opportunities offered by the Erasmus + Programme, not only for the Third Age Individuals but also for their Trainers and Carers.
Specifically, the European Program SeniorsGoDigital was presented to senior citizens, as well as adult educators.

The opportunities for training as part of the project next summer created a lot of interest for the senior citizens present. The happiness and prospect of acquiring digital competences was presented in their faces.

The presentation took place on Thursday 8/11/2018 at 14:20 – 14:40 at the Event Hall Solon Triantafyllidis – Bank of Cyprus Head Office.

4. International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2019 "Education and Career"

Date: 15th – 17th February 2019

Venue: Cyprus Expo 

Short Description:

The “Emphasys Centre” has participated in the International Educational Fair of Cyprus 2018 “Education and Career”, between the 15th and 17th of February organised by the Ministry of Education and Culture and the Cyprus Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Several important stakeholders, key people and official bodies, as well as parents, teenagers, teachers, youth workers and many others visited Emphasys’ booth and were informed about the ‘SeniorsGoDigital’ project’s aims, objectives, products and expected outcomes.

Overall the International Fair presented a great opportunity for the dissemination of the ‘SeniorsGoDigital‘ project to a large number of interested people (estimated to be more than 10,000).

5. INTERNET CAFÉ FOR SENIORS

Date: 21st May 2019

Short Description: Emphasys Centre organised the INTERNET CAFÉ FOR SENIORS in a local cafe in a rural community in order to inform adults and seniors out of the digital word and no access to training opportunities. 

6. Presentation of the SGD project during the kick off meetings of other EU projects in ADULT sector

7. ANT1 - PRESS RELEASE

Date: 7th November 2019

Short Description:ANT1 (tv channel & radio) posted a press release on its portal about the SGD training programmes organised by Emphasys Centre.

Link: https://www.ant1.com.cy/ant1life/life/article/355952/psifiakes-dexiotites-gia-atoma-tritis-ilikias/ 

8. Visit to Omodos

Date: 15th November 2019

Short Description:Emphasys Centre organised a visit to Omodos village, where the participants had the opportunity to spread the word about SGD programme.

9. SENIORSGODIGITAL Cyprus ONE-STOP-SUPPORT CENTRE Video Testimonial

Date: February 2020

Venue: Emphasys Centre 

Short Description: Up-skilling programme/ SUPPORT CENTRES has been implemented in 4 partner countries (Sweden, Italy, Bulgaria and Cyprus) using the organisations’ offices, infrastructure, equipment and personnel, or at associate organisations equipped to offer ICT training.