Second AgriNext All-Hands Meeting in Spain

3. 2. 2023

On the 2nd in 3rd of February, AgriNext partners met in Jaen, Spain, to discuss project achievements and future activities. The meeting was opened by project coordinator, Luka Orehar from BC Naklo who welcomed project partners and made an overview on the tasks for the next half-year period. Furthermore, Arctur team presented the database development which will include all training and learning opportunities in the field of MA available in consortium countries. It will be accessible via AgriNext website shortly. During the project lifetime, it will be also part of AgriNext Platform. Partners CPI, BC Naklo and IES Galileo Galilei presented the possible future flexibilization proposals of the learning environments and curriculums in I-VET and C-VET and discussed good practices of flexibilization in the partners´ countries. The goal of flexibilization activities is to help facilitate fast responses to job market demands. Arctur team gave the presentation and the workshop dedicated to the communication and dissemination activities, where all partners contributed with the content and precious information that will help the project become even more visible. The meeting was closed on the second day with the presentation done on by On Projects partner who presented the project monitoring and evaluation activities. Partners were invited to participate in the interactive questionnaire to provide further inputs on three topics: providing three words about the meeting, about how do they access the project execution so far and three aspects of the project that shall be improved. The results will help partners to improve the challenging parts and will continue with the work even more enthusiastic. The next meeting will be held by TUS partners in Ireland in June 2023.

This time partners were hosted by the partner Coag Jaén who spoiled other partners with kind hospitality and delicious local food. The team also organised local olive oil degustation and provided interesting facts about the olive oil production. Did you know that Jaen region in Spain is the largest producer of Olive Oil in Spain and also world-wide? With over 60 million trees, it produces 20% of the world's Olive Oil!