The Landkreis Kassel is the coordinator of the My e-Start project.
It is one of the five counties in northern Hesse and is both the responsible administrative authority as well as policy and decision maker.
The Landkreis has undertaken various activities and projects to promote education, integration, and participation with the ultimate aim of achieving equal opportunities and ensuring
that all societal groups can take part in society.
As provider of e-Government services the Landkreis Kassel has a special interest in equipping citizens with the necessary skills to make use of them.
Contact: Harald Kühlborn
Bildung und Project Netzwerk (BUPNET) is an Adult Education provider with extensive experience in supporting adult learners from all sectors in Germany. Established in 1985 as a provider of adult education in the fields of project management, vocational training and counselling, BUPNET has a strong multi-disciplinary team which develops and implements innovative training and consultancy projects locally, nationally and across Europe. With a strong commitment to supporting continuing Professional Education, they have helped many thousands of people to successfully meet the demands of a constantly changing world of work.
Contact: Sarah Wild
Apricot Training Management is a not-for-profit company in the UK that assists companies, organisations and individuals to grow through learning, training and development. Working with a wide range of private, public and third sector organisations, Apricot designs and delivers training, employability, outplacement and enterprise services. The company has a talented multi-disciplinary team which believes in working with individuals and organisations to bring fresh innovative ideas to the workplace.
Contact: Jackie Rawling
CATRO Bulgaria is part of the leading Austrian consultancy group – CATRO Personalberatung and dieBerater®, providing cutting-edge know-how in all areas related to human resources management and development. Since 2010, CATRO has been supporting its clients in Bulgaria – recruiting new talents, developing employees’ potential, providing HR consultancy in areas such as Leadership Development, Performance Management, Change Management, and Coaching. A crucial part of our mission is to develop and implement corporate socially responsible projects through which we build a bridge between different socially disadvantaged groups and the corporate sector, opening a space for identifying opportunities for sustainable partnerships.
Contact: Dimitar Zlatanov
die Berater Unternehmensberatungs GmbH focuses on adult education vocational training and human resources development. Founded in 1998 by Martin Röhsner, die Berater® now employs 350 people in over 40 locations throughout Austria, with additional centres in Slovakia, Slovenia, and Bulgaria. Our services are aimed at private individuals, national and international companies and organisations in all sectors and of any size, as well as the public sector. die Berater’s main fields of activities are: Adult education, Outplacement and EU Projects and project consultancy.
Contact: Gözde Taskaya
The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) is a Research and Development organisation, which focuses on fostering social innovation that can bring about positive change to local, national, regional and global entities. These entities include governments, local administrative agencies, non for profit agencies, commercial entities and educational institutions. The CSI team is composed of open-minded, fully equipped researchers, entrepreneurs, project managers, trainers and Information Technology Developers. CSI encompasses the capability and capacity to identify social needs, design and implement adjusted initiatives and provide for sustainable growth.
Contact: Kyriaki Chatzipanagiotou