Choices Programme

Where
Portugal
When
2016
Who
High Commission for Migration (www.acm.gov.pt).
Objetivos clave de la medida:

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.

Alcance de la medida:
National
Naturaleza de la medida:
institutional
Característica principal de la medida:

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.

Resultados esperados a través de la implementación de la medida:

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

Recursos financieros asignados para implementar la medida:

Information not available.

Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Cultural Domain(s)
Multi-domain