In order to increase the competitiveness of the European small and Medium enterprises, Children’s Fashion Europe is now taking part in some European projects funded by the European Commission:
Leader of the project “Brand & Merchandising Manager for SMEs of the children’s product sector”, under the Leonardo da Vinci program, Multilateral Projects for the development of innovation for the development of an on line training course for Brand managers.
For further information: www.brandfashionmanager.eu
Partner of Design4Children: Design criteria for healthier and safer child products under the 7th Framework Program for Research and Technological Development (FP7) for the benefit of SME’s.
For further information: www.design4children.eu
Partner of e-Child Lifelong Learning Programme – Leonardo Da Vinci : Development of the contents and the implementation of an online course that assures the European designers an education and training in ergonomics applied to children enabling them to match the product innovation needs of the children’s products industries.
For further information: http://e-Child.EUproject.org
Exploitation manager and partner of ISIP Lifelong Learning Programme – Leonardo Da Vinci project: The project will develop an Innovation Strategic Initiatives Platform which will provide managers of companies in the sector of children’s products with the necessary training to enable them to define innovation initiatives through a joint training plan, training and consulting.
For further information: http://www.isip-project.eu
Coordinator of SCORE Lifelong Learning Programme – Leonardo Da Vinci: has as main purpose to set up a quick and efficient process of Recognition and Validation of professional competencies for the Children’s Products Retail Personnel and entrepreneurs throughout Europe, which will be adopted by the labour market of the sector and will lead to the further certification of these competencies by the National Authorities.
For further information: http://www.scoreproject.eu