Choices Programme

Portugal
When
2016
Who
High Commission for Migration (www.acm.gov.pt).
Objectifs clefs de la mesure:

The Choices Programme (www.programaescolhas.pt) is a nationwide Programme which aims to promote the social inclusion of children and young people from vulnerable socio-economic backgrounds, aiming for equality of opportunities and the reinforcement of social cohesion.

Périmètre de la mesure:
National
Nature de la mesure:
institutional
Principale caractéristique de la mesure:

The Choices Programme developed by the High Commission for Migration (www.acm.gov.pt), promotes the social inclusion of children and young people (6 to 30 years) from vulnerable socio-economic contexts particularly descendants of immigrants and ethnic minorities. In this Programme, local projects are design to match the specific needs of the people to whom it is directed and have a strong emphasis in school support to increase academic success. The Programme aims to fight against early school leaving by promoting non-formal education, vocational training, community participation, digital inclusion and empowerment.

The sixth generation of this Programme will run from 2016 until 2018, currently with 90 approved projects, involving around 75.000 participants.

Résultats attendus de la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

The Programme aims to fight against early school leaving by promoting non-formal education, vocational training, community participation, digital inclusion and empowerment.

Ressources financières allouées à la mise en œuvre de la mesure:

Information not available.

Objectif(s) de la Convention 2005 de l'UNESCO
Domaines culturels
Multi-domain