New training contents and joint VET qualifications on Ecodesign for Creative and Cultural Industries


EU-Programme: Erasmus+, KA2, Strategic Partnerships for VET Coordination: MCAST (Malta) Duration: September 2020 – August 2023  
Ecodesign4EU project aims to design a new European ECVET Curriculum of reference on Ecodesign for sustainable CCIs, promoting innovative Work Based Learning (WBL) methods and pedagogies addressed to Initial and Continuous VET students, target beneficiaries of the project, in order to acquire and apply Ecodesign principles to CCIs, contributing to lead the transition to a Circular Economy in these sectors. The project will also apply successful and innovative VET methods and tools in Ecodesign principles applied to CCIs, previously tested by the partners. The project will have a direct positive impact in:

(i) Partner organizations and entities involved in the project activities. They will improve their training methods and tools; the teaching skills and competencies (including digital skills) of their trainers and teachers; the quality and relevance of their VET courses and WBL programmes.

(ii) I-VET and C-VET students. They will improve their Ecodesign through better WBL programmes, opening new opportunities for training, job and mobility.

(iii) CCIs sectors. They will count with new training instruments to improve the competitiveness of the sector and supporting its transition towards more circular business models.

Project Nº 2020-1-MT01-KA202-074249

This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.