Connecting People for Green Skills – GREEN SKILLS
Project number: VP/2013/010/0201
Implementation period: 10.2014 – 03.2016

Project description

The main aim of the project was to seek recovery in the construction sector, promoting the sector as a new business in the future, accessible at local and EU level.

GREEN SKILLS project defined a new model of sustainable and competitive construction that created new jobs specialising in new market demands. This model was transferred to be used by public entities and private companies. Moreover, project provided entities, training institutions and training path associations with tools to adapt the profile of construction professionals and workers to new job demands. GREEN SKILLS project created of a joint collaboration network with local authorities, employment agencies, construction businesses and associations and under qualified professionals to generate productive and commercial management synergies.


European Office of Cyprus Association – Cyprus
Federación Valenciana de Empresarios de Construcción – Spain
GATE 21 – Denmark
Instituto Valenciano de la Edificación – Spain
Polski Związek Pracodawców Budownictwa – Poland
Viesoji Istaiga Vilniaus Statybininku Rengimo Centras – Lithuania
Danmar Computers – Poland
Pacto Territorial para la Ocupación de la Ribera – PATER – Spain

This project is supported by the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Solidarity – PROGRESS (2007-2013). This programme is implemented by the European Commission. It was established to financially support the implementation of the objectives of the European Union in the employment, social affairs and equal opportunities area, and thereby contribute to the achievement of the Europe 2020 Strategy goals in these fields. The seven-year Programme targets all stakeholders who can help shape the development of appropriate and effective employment and social legislation and policies, across the EU-28, EFTA-EEA and EU candidate and pre-candidate countries. The information contained in this publication does not necessarily reflect the position or opinion of the European Commission.