Social Cooperative Enterprise of Cyclades

Social Cooperative Enterprise of Cyclades


ΚEPOS - MANNA, 841 00, SYROS, GREECE, Greece

description of organisation

KOINSEP CYCLADES-ALTERA VITA is a Register Social Cooperative Enterprise of Collective and Social Benefit ( Koin.S.Ep.) based in Syros since 2015 and action area in the prefecture of Cyclades. In Koin.S.Ep. Cyclades - ALTERA VITA, we participate as active citizens, who are active in the social affairs of the Cyclades through collective actions through local networks that have been developed. Our specific objectives for carrying out them are the following activities: providing specialized services through culture, environment, education, utility services, health services, prevention and health promotion, the use of local products, the preservation of traditional activities and professions, tourism and extroversion, seeking purposes that promote the local and collective interest, promote employment, with the empowerment of social cohesion and the strengthening of local or regional sustainable development. ALTERA VITA is a scientific research centre and implements education and awareness programmes, working with volunteers in the areas of Environment and Culture and Social Intervention programmes at the community level. ALTERA VITA. organizes domestic and transnational training sessions on a wide range of topics. To this end, it collaborates with a network of experienced trainers and experts in various fields.
We organize training courses of different types:
In-service training courses for staff of education and training organisations across Europe, funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Commission.
E-learning courses on vocational subjects or on key skills acquisition.
Training courses complementary to our consulting activities e.g. staff training
Experts with special knowledge, experience and training in their subject offer the opportunity for trainees to follow a flexible program from wherever they are, with only limited access to the internet, to increasing social and professional changes in areas such as the social economy, Health Promotion, Organic Farming, Environment and Sustainable Development, the Arts and Culture, Pedagogy, Psychology, new technologies.
Our distance learning system is based on the use of e-Learning MOODLE platform.
The Moodle (Modular Object-Oriented Developmental Learning Environment) is a certified free educational content management software (Course Management System).
Altera Vita participates at the European Network of Social Authorities. ENSA is a network of cities and European Regions that has the aim of promoting international cooperation in the social field.
ENSA was established by the Veneto Region in 1999. Since then the network has developed and supported solid partnerships between a wide range of European Regions and has carried out seminars, conferences, study visit programmes and exchanges of operators.
The co-operation between partners has brought about the opportunity to carry out several projects financed by the European Commission Collaborating with ENSA is a way to increase the dialogue with the European institutions and to become part of an international platform to implement shared projects.
ALTERA VITA is also active Member of the European Network of Youth Theatre.
The Young European Theatre Network was born from the Young European Theatre Rencontres which have been taking place in Grenoble since 1989. It has been made official during the seminar which was held in Grenoble, in May 2004, and which gathered participants from 18 European and non-European countries.
It is made up of professional directors who have chosen to work with young people, being whether on professional theatrical training of young professionals. It gathers dozens of structures: companies, theatre schools and theatrical academies, festivals, divided up in all Europe and beyond.
It is a space where artists, groups, companies and young people, share their practices, experiences, and their theatre vision. This one encourages practices and abilities exchanges, between artists and theatre teachers.
It is a plural artistic movement and an international theatre laboratory. Its members organize cultural and artistic exchanges: co-productions, bilateral training courses, show productions, professional theatrical training, festivals.
Member of the International Artistic Committee of the EUROPEAN FESTIVAL OF YOUTH THEATRE based in GRENOBLE- France, since 1989.

inclusion topics

This organisation is willing to involve volunteers who face situations which make their participation in activities more difficult, from the following categories for different types of project:

  • Educational difficulties
  • Cultural differences
  • Disability

This organisation holds a European Solidarity Corps Quality Label. The Quality Label certifies that the organisation is able to run projects in compliance with the principles and objectives of the European Solidarity Corps.

Scope Volunteering

Role Expiry date
OID: E10019855
Last updated on 26/05/22

Organisation topics

Health and wellbeing

Education and training

Community development