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ESF 2.204: NETWORKED: ICT competences for better eployability and workforce adaptability

Project Cost: €439,189
Beneficiary: Malta Communications Authority
Line Ministry: Ministry for the Economy, Investment and Small Business
Start Date: 2013
End Date: 2015

Non Technical Short Summary Of Project

The NETWORKED project offered individuals aged 25 to 64 the first stepping stone into the world of ICT, providied an insight into how technology can positively impact their lives and contributed to better employment possibilities. The project included a national awareness campaign and a basic training programme.

Operational Programme: OPII Empowering People for More Jobs and a Better Quality of Life ESF
Fund: European Social Fund
Operational Objective: To increase the participation rate in lifelong learning.
Priority Axis: PA2 Investing in employability and adaptability of the workforce
Focus Area Of Intervention: OPIIPA2 Continuous training and education.

Project Objectives

Increase the basic ICT competences of 1% of individuals aged 25 to 64 ( ~ 2100 individuals)

Project Purpose

• Attract non ICT users to start using ICT• Increasing ICT competence levels of workers with a view to enhance their effectiveness and flexibility at the workplace• Helping inactive individuals acquire basic ICT competence and become more employable