BEGIN – Third Transnational Project Meeting in Barcelos, Portugal

The third face-to-face meeting within the BEGIN project “Boosting the Soft Skills of Higher Education Students and Graduates” (Project number: 2019-1-PL01-KA203-065412) was conducted in Barcelos, Portugal on 12-13 May, 2022. The meeting was attended by representatives of all partner organizations from five European countries – Poland, Portugal, Germany, Bulgaria and Italy.

During the two-day meeting, partners agreed on the final version of the BEGIN Toolbox for career exploration activities (IO1 of the project), made decisions regarding the final content of the Practical methodology for joint Business-Education Initiatives (IO2), and reviewed the already developed by the partnership six chapters and under the BEGIN training course for Soft Skills & Personal Development (IO3). Participants also took a closer look at project and financial management, and agreed on deadlines, allocation of the work and next steps. The meeting ended with a brainstorm session and action plan regarding the upcoming round tables, national dissemination events and the Final conference in Poland.

The fourth meeting of the BEGIN project will be hosted by EMCRA in Berlin, Germany in September 2022. 

For more information about the project, visit: