New Momentum Logo

News

The DigiFABS Digital Change Agents for Food and Beverage SMEs Project Launched.

Fostering digital, resilience and innovation skills in F&B SMEs    Denise travelled to Münster in Germany recently for the first meeting of the DigiFaBs project consortium. Momentum is responsible for managing both Quality Assurance and Dissemination for this three-year project...

Fairpreneurs – A Closer Look

The Fairpreneurs project will enable youth educators to support young entrepreneurs to start a green, fair and sustainable business in line with the SDGs by conveying entrepreneurial skills and closing knowledge gaps while at the same time raising their awareness...

The ENDOs Project Partner Meeting in Bordeaux

From January 29th to 31st Laurence was in Bordeaux for the first in-person meeting of the ENDOs project. This is a project that is very close to our hearts, it’s dedicated to the education and support of adults facing chronic...

Introducing the VETCompass Project

  On January 16th and 17th, the kick-off meeting for the VETCompass: VET Teachers’ Transversal Skills Competence Assessment System took place in Brussels at the European Association of Institutes for Vocational Training (EVBB) headquarters. Our project stems from a commitment...

The Comm Unity Radio Podcast

We are working on the Comm Unity Radio Podcast, and we would like to give you a sneak peek into the comm unity podcast series coming in March and April. Lola interviewed Val, about her experience with both community radio...

Mark from Momentum Completes the World’s Toughest Row

  Many of our blog readers will know Mark Bolger, Momentum’s Sustainability Specialist who joined us in April 2021. Mark is a lovely person, great fun and hugely enthusiastic about the natural environment and social justice. So when he asked...

European projects

The First Meeting of the 3 Kitchens Project

Orla was recently in gorgeous Bordeaux for the first meeting of 3 Kitchens, a project to empower migrant women through 3 pathways – volunteering, employment & entrepreneurship rooted in culinary heritage. The plan is to boost their social & economic integration and empowerment. The project will also support adult educators

Read More »
European projects

The IDOL Project Transnational Meeting in Sweden

Leon was in Uppsala, Sweden recently for the transnational partner meeting of the IDOL – Intergenerational Digital Service Learning Project. The project partners discussed the progress of the project and reviewed the feedback for the resources. IDOL aims to design and develop a new teaching approach which empowers HEI staff

Read More »
European projects

The FEMCON Project Transnational Meeting in Germany

Lola was in Freiburg, Germany recently for the transnational partner meeting on the FEMCON – Females in Construction Meeting. FEMCON’s mission is to create innovative vocational education and training tools to help women working in or considering a career in the construction industry advance to visible roles within the industry.

Read More »
European projects

The Housing Care Project Meeting in Italy

The Housing Care Project team met in Teramo, Italy recently. Teramo is a city and commune in the Italian region of Abruzzo, the capital of the province of Teramo. The ancient city, is situated between the highest mountains of the Apennines and the Adriatic coast. This is where our project

Read More »
European projects

The Nudging 360 Project Meeting in Germany

The Nudging 360° project transnational partner meeting took place in Münster, Germany recently. It was a great chance for the project team to catch up on the project progress so far. Nudging 360° addresses the digital transformation in Higher Education by using nudging and self-nudging to enhance HE educators’ digital

Read More »
European projects

The NatAlli Project Kick-off Meeting in Germany

This week in Münster, Germany Momentum joined six partners to celebrate the first meeting of NatAlli – a mentoring programme to train and accompany highly educated Ukrainian women to act as entrepreneurs and agents of regeneration. The project seeks to establish an online community of women who can support and

Read More »
European projects

The Social Impact Manager (SIM) Project Update

The SIM Project seeks to empower organisations to improve their Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices and establish stronger ties with local communities. We’ve been working on the project for 6 months and this blog post will give you an update on the progress so far.  The SIM project consortium met

Read More »
European projects

Generation Blockchain – A Closer Look

  As we come to the end of Generation Blockchain, we’ll take a closer look at the project. This groundbreaking project is set to revolutionise the blockchain landscape. The need for Higher Education Institutes to implement innovative Blockchain educational resources within their curriculums is very real. The Generation Blockchain project

Read More »
European projects

Othering and Belonging Conference 2023

Lola attended the Othering and Belonging Conference last month on behalf of Momentum. This two day conference took place in Berlin and explored how we can co-create democratic societies rooted in justice and belonging amidst rising populism and intersecting global crises. The topics covered are very important to our inclusion

Read More »
European projects

The WE LEAD Project Meeting in Leitrim

We were delighted to host the transnational meeting of the WE LEAD project in Leitrim recently. Our project partners arrived from Iceland ( UNAK & Transformia) Denmark (EUEI) and Spain (CDEA). We stayed in the idyllic Drumhierny Woodland Hideaway, which was a very fitting location as we have previously interviewed

Read More »
European projects

Keeping Childhood Smartphone Free – Surviving Digital

Minister Foley launches new plan to encourage parents to avoid buying smartphones for their children in primary schools The Government has approved plans to roll out resources to support parents and parent associations who wish to develop voluntary codes regarding smartphone use among primary school children. The Department of Education

Read More »
Older Posts
Skip to content