BGZ presents Baltic Game Industry at the Cross Innovation Conference in Hamburg

ARRIVO BERLIN presents itself at vocatiumplus, one of the most important trade fairs for refugees in Berlin.

Berlin is Fairtrade-Town – Steering Group acknowledges BGZ's active support for the process in the TriNet Global project

The BGZ presents the ARRIVO BERLIN initiative at the Federal Labour Office's Consultants' Day.

Visit from Australia at the BGZ. Representatives of Career Seekers get to know the initiative ARRIVO BERLIN.

Good Practice on the Move : Kick-off meeting in Berlin for the start of the new BGZ project in the automotive sector

ARRIVO BERLIN provides information on learning and counselling opportunities. Visit us at the 17th job fair for refugees at Work for Refugees.

ARRIVED Mobil Schweden : successful exchange of experience between vocational training personnel of Berlin and colleagues in Stockholm

BGZ receives Erasmus+ Mobility Charter for Vocational Education and Training – recognition from NA BIBB for implementing high-quality mobility projects

Coaching für eine erfolgreiche Ausbildung – Article in the BBH about the subproject ARRIVO BERLIN Ausbildungscoaching

Transnational Dialog @ Nasdaq in Stockholm: BGI project partners and industry experts discuss how and why to invest in the games industry.

Study visit of the Sweden Games Arena: Skövde is home to one of Europe's best-known game incubators. BGI project partners and stakeholders benefited from the expertise for their own incubation plans.

BGZ at the Open Day of the Federal Foreign Office : We present our international cooperation projects in the Europa Lounge. Click here for the programme.

BGZ-Projects Car-2-Lab & Learning e-Mobility Plus – Report in the Newsletter of the Oder-Partnership

Heute Flüchtling, morgen Fachkraft : BBH Article about the ARRIVO BERLIN initiative

Car-2-Lab : The vehicle guild invites to the workshop “The car repair shop as a laboratory – digital learning tools in VET”.

Short film about ARRIVO BERLINBGZ and sub-projects present themselves at the vocational training fair #seiDual

Conference INCLUSIVE TRAINING IS POSSIBLE – with results of the project GastroINKLUSIV

From the laboratory to the street workshop at the HTW Berlin on the project Car-2-Lab

Baltic Game Industry : Network meeting between administration, enterprises, associations and academies – how can politics better support the Berlin games industry?

Action Day “Integration durch Ausbildung”: The Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts invites young people with migration or refugee background, teachers, companies and experts. Click here for the program

The BGZ at Berlin braucht Dich : Discussion about the current challenges for the successful professional integration of young people with migration and refugee background in vocational training.

Baltic Game Industry : 1st Innovation Dialogue regarding games funding – joint event by BGZ, State of Berlin and the Berlin games industry

Project Baltic Game Industry : Joint workshop of BGZ, HU-Berlin and Senate Department for Economics, Energy and Public Enterprises in the Red Town Hall.

Article in the May-Newsletter of the NA BIBB: BGZ project Learning e-Mobility Plus is Good Pratice in the programme Erasmus+

Workshop in Poznan (Poland): Apprentices and students from four countries work together with the innovative learning tool “Telematics Kit” developed in the project Car-2-Lab

GastroInklusiv receives the Sustainability Award at the education conference WeltWeitWissen 2018 – Lernen für den Wandel

The projects of ARRIVO BERLIN present themselves together at the fair „Refugees – Willkommen in der Ausbildung“

BGZ receives funding commitment for a new mobility project VED Mobil – European Exchange on approaches to VET in the Digital Era

Branding Games Capital Berlin unites the Berlin game industry under one roof and strengthens the location internationally
Press release

The BGZ presents the program ARRIVO BERLIN to an OECD delegation as part of their visit of the Berlin Senate Department for Integration, Labour and Social Affairs

The project partnership Fit for BIM discusses in Aarhus (Denmark) the competence matrix and learning units for digital construction

Intelligent solutions for the mobility of tomorrow are the topic at the Capital Conference Electromobility 2018. The BGZ collects numerous impulses for its projects on digitalisation in vocational education, such as Car-2-Lab

Baltic Game Industry visits Tartu: Project partners from eight countries are discussing about improvements of the framework conditions for the digital games industry in the Baltic Sea region and concepts for tailor-made support for young gaming companies.

BGZ-project Baltic Game Industry now on Facebook and Twitter

Car-2-Lab workshop for multipliers
“Fahren wir gemeinsam in die Zukunft? – Digitalisierung in der Berufsbildung des Kfz-Sektors“

Innovation dialogue Baltic Game Industry in the Red Town Hall with Björn Böhning, Head of the Senate Chancellery, and the Berlin Games Community

BGZ obtained the contract for the technical coordination of the Berlin ARRIVO network

The BGZ-project Learning e-Mobility Plus is good practice in the new dissemination manual of the NA BIBB

Brochure Europa für Berlin und Brandenburg by Joint Spatial Planning Department Berlin-Brandenburg underlines the European added value of Baltic Game Industry

ARRIVED Mobil Schweden: BBH publishes article about the successful exchange of experiences in Stockholm

Car-2-Lab as good practice for technical innovations in VETBGZ presents the project at the FK BB 4.0 in Leipzig

„Die Zukunft ist jetzt“BBH article about the BGZ-project Fit for BIM

Official kick-off of the Interreg-Project “Baltic Game Industry” Evening reception at the Berlin City Hall with a welcoming speech by Permanent Secretary Christian Rickerts

Fit for BIM – The project partnership meets in Berlin for the kick-off meeting

Launch of the Interreg-Project „Baltic Game Industry – Empowering a Booster for Regional Development” with BGZ as lead partner

The BGZ is looking for voluntary supporters for the project ARRIVED – Coaching for refugees in vocational training in Berlin

BGZ at the Welcome Day of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts with the project ARRIVED
photo approval

Fit for BIM – Start of the new Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership and launch of the project website

„Learning e-Mobility Plus“ presented as Good Practice in the Journal of the National Agency on the issue „30 Jahre europäische Bildungskooperationen“.

Award for TIME: the project was labeled as “Success Story

Sustainable result of the BGZ project TIME: The program developed in the project will be offered as a continuing education seminar for mediators “UP-TIME” at Hellenic Open University as of 2018

Vocational trainers can now register for the exchange of experiences to Sweden

BGZ-ARRIVED and DIKH invite to an exchange of experiences „Unternehmen integrieren Flüchtlinge“

Action programme of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts: apprentice exchange to Spain in the field of electromobility. Further information and registration form

New Erasmus+ mobility project ARRIVED Mobil Sweden granted

The BGZ presents a new flyer

BBH-article reports about the BGZ-project ARRIVED – Ausbildungscoaching für Geflüchtete in Berlin

15 years of educational exchangeBBH reports on successful BGZ projects for the Berlin trades

ARRIVED Mobil – Economic chamber Vienna reports on the experience exchange of Berlin VET professionals
Article Link

The BGZ project ARRIVED training coaching for refugees is supported by the Senate Department for Integration, Labour and Social Services
Website and Flyer

Article about the project Car2Lab publication in BBH Berlin Brandenburgisches Handwerk
Telematik für Profis (in german)

The ARRIVED Mobil experience exchanges to Vienna and Barcelona are finished and were a complete success

BGZ starts its third project in the Berlin showcase electromobility: Car-2-Lab promotes the cooperation between vocational education and higher education in the field of vehicle telematics.

International closure conference of the project TIME in Athens: “Intercultural Mediation in contemporary Europe: Challenges and possibilities”
Flyer and conference programme

ARRIVED Mobil experience exchanges to Vienna and to Barcelona will take place in November 2016

Vienna information sheet and binding registration form

The strategic partnerships Car-2-Lab and GastroInklusiv granted by the National Agency – Erasmus+.

Symposium of our joint EU project „Learning e-Mobility Plus“
BGZ, Automotive Guild Berlin and HTW Berlin invite you:
to the Round Table „Learning together in the technology of the future – electromobility”

program and registration form

Start of the Erasmus+ mobility project ARRIVED Mobil

Employment and Training for Refugees
We invite to “ARRIVED- Welcome to the skilled crafts of Berlin” information event
When: Thursday, May 12th, 06:00 – 08:00 pm
Where: BTZ der Handwerkskammer Berlin
Mehringdamm 14, 10961 Berlin

Further Information (German)

Handwerk Mobil: Successful seminar on securing the supply of skilled labour in Vienna – Berlin craftsmen exchange experiences with Austrian colleagues
more information

The project website ARRIVED – Welcome in the Berlin skilled crafts is online!

First newsletter of the BGZ-project TIME

“Soft revolution“ – sustainability of „Learning e-Mobility” project results
a newsletter from Berlin Agency for Electromobility – November 2015 – Final conference of the project, 28th October 2015

It remains exciting! Invitation to the final conference of the project “Learning eMobility”
On 28 October 2015 from 14:00 to 19:00, the final event of our joint project will take place in the BTZ of the Berlin Chamber of Small Business and Skilled Crafts. The project is realised in the federal government program “Electromobility showcase”.
Registrate here

Our project “Learning e-Mobility Plus“ was one of the Good-Practice projects in the NA BIBB symposium “New competences for new employment opportunities” on 21 September 2015. In the course of the project we show possibilities, how an enhanced cooperation between education and the working environment in the framework of the Erasmus+ programme could be arranged. The NA BIBB will prepare an online documentation of the conference.

Great success of the BGZ-project Global Fairness – the Global Classroom as a best practice example is part of the new orientation framework for the study area Global Development (see page 428)

Welcome in Berlin! Our new project ARRIVED started. It supports the initiative of the BMZ to enable young refugees from crisis regions a professional training in German skilled crafts enterprises.

The Goethe Institute is seeking support for the International “German Language Olympics” to be held in 2016 in Berlin!
further Information:
International German Language Olympics 2016 (German)
Support the IDO 2016! (German)

PROTECT as Good Practice- Project featured in the “Education for Europe” journal (NA BIBB)
further Information (German)

Handwerk Mobil granted: the Erasmus+ Project supports European exchange on maintenance of securing the supply of skilled labour.

Invitation: Asia Pacific Weeks – LABS TO PUBLIC: Asia-Europe Innovation Dialogue May 27th and 28th in Berlin
further Information and registration

Project Berlin Mobil
German-Italian exchange of experiences in Vicenza (Italy)
further Information (German)

BGZ and Automotive Guild Berlin invite you:
to the International Conference on “Strategies for vocational education in the area of e-Mobility”
further Information:
program and registration form (German)

Save the date!
Qualifcation strategies on e-Mobility – international conference will be organized by Guild of the Motor Vehicle Trade Berlin (Die Kfz-Innung Berlin) and BGZ with guests from the EU and China.
More information shortly

The Berlin Chamber of Skilled Crafts invites to the 1. Instructors-Day Berlin
Date: Friday, 17th 2015

Within the project TriNet Global a local steering group was established – hence, the Berlin district Tempelhof-Schöneberg is well on its way to the title “Fairtrade-Town”: press release

In the framework of the project TriNet Global, since 8
October 2014 the German district of Berlin-Mitte can proudly call itself “Fairtrade Town”.

and the winner is ... PROTECT
The Federal Minister of the Interior of the Federal Republic of Germany Dr. Thomas de Maizière awards the BGZ-project PROTECT with the sponsoring prize Helfende Hand. The team of PROTECT wins the first price in the category “innovative concepts”.

further information

The current PROTECT-Newsletter with useful information about the end of the project

Start of Learning e-Mobility Plus as BGZ’s first Erasmus + project: Skilled crafts and university develop new educational material for the electromobility sector

BGZ is partner in the Erasmus+ project TIME Aim is the establishment of professional intercultural mediators for migrants

PROTECT: Training session: “Intercultural Communication – Creating Culture and Diversity” at the German Red Cross 23.08. and 24.08.2014

PROTECTNewsletter published (in German)

GiB8! Recommendations for transfer and anchoring of health-related skills published (in German)

Invitation to the event “Fair wins! How producers and traders can benefit from trade with fair products” – a joint event of the Senate Department for Economics, Technology and Research and the Berlin Chamber of Skilled Crafts
Date: Tuesday 18th February, 2014 I 6-8 p.m.

PROTECT Information stand at the Berlin Friedensfestival from 6th to 9th June 2013. We look forward to speaking to you at stand 33, near the fountain at Alexanderplatz

The project Berlin Mobil for one-week seminars in EU countries for educational experts has been approved.

Development Policy Conference as part of the Asia-Pacific-Weeks 2013, 10.-12.06.2013 in Berlin. Programmme (in German).
Please send your registration to the Development and Peace Foundation: For the event on 10.06.2013, contact .
Additional registration is required for the evening event on Tuesday (IHK Berlin): .

Final Conference of “ECAR- European Cities against Racism – Responsibilities of Cities in Counteracting Racism Sustainably“ Flyer and registration form

The BGZ begins “Global Fairness – Schools as Agents for Change“. The EuropeAid project aims to strengthen the integration of global issues into school education.

PROTECT ambassadors receive their certificates from Senator of the Interior Frank Henkel in an award ceremony. Senator´s speech (in German)

“BerufeGlobal” has been awarded a price from German Council for Sustainable Development in 2013

Start of the EuropeAid project TriNet Global – Local Authorities, Business Sector and Universities as Agents for Change for strengthening global responsibility of the society

SAVE THE DATE Final Conference „ECAR- European Cities against Racism– Responsibilities of Cities in Counteracting Racism Sustainably“ on 12th April, 2013 at Berlin City Hall (Rotes Rathaus)

The first training courses for PROTECT- volunteers are going to start in November. (information sheet – in German)

Aid Organizations want to welcome volunteers with immigrant background in their ranks. Volunteers for PROTECT are wanted! (information sheet – in German)

PROTECT – Volunteering and Learning“ is supported by numerous prominent mentors. Frank Henkel took over the patronage.

Published just now: The new BGZ newsletter (PDF in German)

ECAR – European cities against racism Homepage online!

The German UNESCO-Commission nominates Awareness for Fairness as official project of the ““UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development”“:

Awareness for Fairness is awarded as good practice project of the German Federal Congress Weltweitwissen 2011.

Within our project Awareness for Fairness , we support towns in the Czech Republic to become a Fair Trade Town. We proudly present that Litomice und Vsetna are now Fair Trade Towns – as the first two ones in an Eastern European Country!