El Pulpo de 5 Patas went to Martinique to participate in a project about Social Inclusion, we met new people, new culture and a new kind of life, far from what we are used to. Thanks to URSIAE-MARTINIQUE, but particularly to Alexandra, our coordinator who was always there for us. WE LOVED THIS EXPERIENCE.
IMAITIM -Insertion a Major Asset for Inclusion Thought International Mobility- is a Youth Exchange in the frame of Erasmus+ Programme supported by National Agency of France aimed at promoting social entrepreneurship among european youngsters. The Project took place in Martinique(23/11/16 – 3/12/16) with 31 participants from differents countries and associations: Spain (Pulpo de 5 Patas),Georgia (InoChange),Italy (Identities),France (URSIAE) and Serbia (DiaDea).
During the proyect the participantes learned and improved their skills in social enterpreneurship and social inclusion, through differents workshops and activities. They also learned about the european program ERASMUS+ how it work and all the opportunities that offer to the european youngsters.
Also they had the opportunity to visit some social enterprises that works on the island with people in danger of exclusion like: LASOTÉ, AMISOP, Le Sud Botaniqué, François…