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About the project

HANDICRAFT ACADEMY
Operational programme Slovenia - Hungary 2007 – 2013
Operation part financed by the European Union, European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

Priority: 1. Increase the attractiveness of the cooperation area / Preservation and Development of Culture
Lead Partner: Municipality of Veržej
Slovenian partners:
• Zavod Marianum Veržej – Center DUO
• Pokrajinski muzej Murska Sobota
• Javni zavod Krajinski park Goričko
• Pomelaj, zadruga za razvoj podeželja, z.o.o.
• Center RS za poklicno izobraževanje
• Prleška razvojna agencija, giz
Hungarian partners:
• Hegypásztor Kör
• Martineum Római Katolikus Alapítvány (Rimokatoliška fundacija Martineum)
• Vas Megyei Múzeumok Igazgatósága - Savaria Múzeum (Direkcija muzejev Železne Županije - Savaria Múzeum)
• Zala Megyei Népművészeti Egyesület (Društvo za ljudsko umetnost v Županiji Zala)
Project duration: 15 July 2009 – 14 July 2012
Total budget of the operation: 925.431,22 EUR
ERDF contribution (85%): 758.362,56 EUR

Specifični čezmejni cilji projekta
Accomplishment of international applicative research about the needs for preservation, implementations and further development of handicrafts on cross-border area, digitalization of Slovenian and Hungarian handicrafts cultural heritage, transfer of endagered handicrafts exhibits to the new workshops and restoration of crafts workshops „in situ“, establishment of basic infrastructure of international Handicraft Academy, establishment of international handicraftsmen network, transformation of already existing training programs for handicrafts to the modern needs, joint development and implementation of new educational contents for different handicrafts professions for different target groups, development of new applicable handicraft products and packaging.

Handicraft Academy will operate by „bottom-up“ principle through the networking with the craftsmen, local inhabitants, marginal social groups and educational and cultural organisations. By the unimpeded usage of joint infrastructure the Academy will enable the flow of international experiences and knowledge on the crafts field. The interdisciplinary backgrounds of the project partners and supportive actors assures the quality at preservation, revitalization and development of cultural contents.

Informations about the project
Municipality of Veržej
Tatjana Vokić, project manager
Ulica bratstva in enotnosti 8
SI – 9241 Veržej, Slovenia
M: +386 51 654 778
T: +386 2 588 90 60
F: +386 2 584 44 88
E:
W: rokodelska-akademija.si

Information about the educational programs of project
Zavod Marianum Veržej – Center DUO
Ivan Kuhar, head of educational programs
Puščenjakova ulica 1
SI – 9241 Veržej, Slovenija
M: +386 51 654 778
T: +386 2 588 90 60
F: +386 2 588 90 61
E:
W: rokodelska-akademija.si