Archive for the ‘Exchange’ Category

Low Carbon Economcy – Michigan

May 22, 2009

Project Description:

Put a focus on the Danish Example, how to reduce carbon and create green jobs, in the State of Michigan

Learning Point:

Collaboration with decision makers and influencers on several levels and with different interests can take your message further then if only communicating with the ones who agrees with you or those in the highest level.

Organisation:

Danish Foreign Ministry

Full case study: Low Carbon Economy Michigan

Social Inclusion in Education – Brazil

February 23, 2009

Project Description:

To implement educational policies for equality in gender, race/ethnicity and sexual orientation in the classroom, by sensitising teachers towards the issues of discrimination and encouraging a positive appreciation of diversity. 

 Learning Point: 

The success of the project can be attributed to having approached it from the point of view of the participants (teachers), considering that they first have to deal with their own preconceptions (prejudice) before being able to deal with discrimination in the classroom.

 Organisation:

British Council

Full case study Social Inclusion In Education – Brazil

WAPI

February 23, 2009

Project Description:

WAPI aims to develop relationships with young audiences, performers and artists and provide a platform for raw underground talent

Learning Point:

Building solid relationships with key players in the creative sector and understanding the local context has been the foundation for this project. From this, an event has been developed which provides a format for cultural exchange and creates a means for our target audiences to access other programmes run by the organisation, which these audiences may not have previously considered.

Organisation:

British Council

Full case study of wapi