We develop, accompany, and evaluate innovative projects. Since 1990, in addition to programme monitoring and evaluation studies, we have formulated more than 50 project ideas eligible for funding and provided action research support in our think tank. Our fields of competence are in the areas of:
Medicine thrives on successful communication between patients and health professionals. The "serious game" developed in the project helps health professionals to develop their communication skills through play in a safe and error-friendly environment.
Learners with disabilities need adapted and clear instructions to improve their work skills. Virtual and augmented reality offers completely new possibilities for this. The project is developing a model system of instruction at work and learning places with the help of augmented reality. Learners with disabilities need adapted and clear instructions to improve their work skills. Virtual and augmented reality offers completely new possibilities for this. The project is developing a model system of instruction at work and learning places with the help of augmented reality.
Die Veränderung der Arbeitswelt und Folgen der Corona-Krise stellen Frauen vor große Herausforderungen. Kompetenzorientierte Beratung und die gegenseitige Unterstützung in Netzwerken kann helfen die persönliche Stärken zu erkennen und zu kommunizieren. Das Projekt entwickelt und nutzt die Wirkprinzipien des größten Netzwerkes arbeitender und unternehmerischer Frauen aus Europa.
In recent years, a variety of tools and methods for using digital media in vocational education and training have been developed. Especially employees with little affinity to written texts can benefit from audiovisual media. The project brings together good practice from the partner countries and develops a competence profile of digital learning coaches.
Our world is permeated by digital media. Technical instructions are not very attractive for most users. Digital storytelling is an alternative to communicate the way we use everyday digital media and to present them as "everyday heroes". The project develops handouts for educational service providers and product developers to use digital storytelling methods for effective communication with users.
Universities in the Republic of Moldova are undergoing a comprehensive reform process. Our action-oriented formative evaluation supports the needs-based development of an advanced training concept for transformative management of universities and is intended to accompany academic management staff in their professionalisation as leaders.
Small businesses need solid and actionable knowledge on how to put their organisation on a sound financial footing. At the same time, micro-enterprises can only be sustainably successful if they also operate internationally. For this, it is necessary to develop digital communication and marketing strategies. The project develops a concept and materials that shape the cooperation between universities, SMEs and supporting organisations.
We have developed an innovative online methods course for graduates with disabilities that helps them to train the necessary social skills and find a job in their desired field of work.