SolidarityNow

SolidarityNow was established in 2013 with the support of Open Society Foundations . It consists of a network of people and organizations whose goal is to assist and support those most affected by the economic and humanitarian crises in Greece. Through the provision of services to both the local Greek Read more…

GFOSS – Promotion of Openness through the use and the development of Open Standards and Open Technologies in Education, Public Administration and Business in Greece

GFOSS – Open Technologies Alliance  is a non-profit organization founded in 2008. Its main goal is to promote Openness through the use and the development of Open Standards and Open Technologies in Education, Public Administration and Business in Greece. GFOSS is a platform for Open Standards, Free Software, Open Content, Open Data & Open Hardware Read more…

Making government work in the digital age

Code for NL is the Dutch network of open source developers and designers working on digital government. Their goal is the successful digital transformation of municipalities, other governments, and society as a whole. It places innovative fellows with technical skills at (semi) governments to work on concrete solutions to social problems. Code Read more…

500 Women Scientists with a mission!

I am keen to give my recognition to this marvelous grassroots initiative! Over 20,000 women of STEM and supporters from more than 100 countries have signed in support of 500 Women Scientists, pledging to build an inclusive scientific community dedicated to training a more diverse group of future leaders in Read more…

ATD Fourth World works to overcome poverty by seeking out people living in the worst conditions of poverty and exclusion.

The most disadvantaged people can free themselves from the dependence and indignity of poverty when their courage and their capacity for action are recognized and when everyone takes responsibility for overcoming the prejudice and discrimination that continue to exclude people in poverty, on every continent. All projects are designed and Read more…

Recognition in Action!

In 2013, the University of Calgary formed a cross-disciplinary Recognition Steering Committee to guide the development, implementation, and ongoing review of employee recognition. The Recognition Steering Committee set out to create an Employee Recognition Strategy that aligned with the University’s Strategic Plan and values – to provide best practice recognition Read more…

Reconnaitre..French for recognise. Leading organisation in the service of recognition for all.

 Supporting projects, educational resources, presentation materials, documentation and soon a MOOC; Organization and support for the organization of events Exchanges between members and their expertise: webinars, https://epic.openrecognition.org; Implementation or support of experiments and research and development programs; Funding of activities and projects related to the purpose of the association. Adhering Read more…

Synergie: a job agency supporting active policies

Synergie Italia as a job agency is constantly active as recognisant agent, working to understand people’s competencies and to support them in identifying their possible career paths. Synergie works with local institutions to promote and enforce active policies for the workforce. To further highlight learners’ competencies concerning self reflection towards Read more…

Pro Mente Burgenland,

Pro Mente Burgenland does wonderful work in recognising and supporting those with special needs. Built around wonderful houses scattered around the province of Burgenland, are day centers where people with social and mental disabilities have the opportunity to be creative. The teams who help those attending the centers are careful Read more…

Univ.Prof.Ing.Dr.Robert Trappl, MBA

Robert Trappl as an older person who has remained as inquisitive as a child despite being a highly respected professor in artificial intelligence. Perhaps this very special trait is the reason why he is still so active and why he inspires so many students still today and what I would Read more…

Recognizing the Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies network as contributing positively to the recognition of networks individuals as making matter

Created in 2003, the Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies network has placed the study and promotion of human dignity at the forefront of many academic disciplines, this while equalizing the fields between academia and civil society, Global North and South, men and women, established academics and individual researchers. The network Read more…

Non-Formal Learning in Rural Area

The organization I would like to recognize is called “Produções Fixe”, and it’s located in a village in Portugal. Their work in Non-Formal education is recognized at European Level, where they deliver several training courses and produce educational boardgames. The work that they have been doing, raised the recognition of Read more…

Cineca, BORD signatory

Cineca is the main consortium of italian universities. It developed Bestr in 2015 to support lifelong lifewide learning and the recognition of competencies; it was also among the first entities to sign the Bologna Open Recognition Declaration. Cineca uses Bestr for the recognition of internal training and is involved in Read more…