From last December 13th to 16th CIAPE took part to the kick off meeting of INNOLEA Project – “Innovation for the Leather Industry in Jordan and Egypt”. The kick off meeting has been held at the Dead Sea Holiday Inn Hotel, on the shores of the Dead Sea in Jordan.
INNOLEA is a project funded under the Erasmus+ Programme, Key Action 2 – Capacity building in the field of Youth, that aims to develop leather sector laboratories in the Jordan and Egyptian academic framework.
During the first meeting day, there were some focuses on the background of the INNOLEA project idea and the profile of the target group, aims and objectives, the expected results and impact, activities and scheduling. Moreover, all partners had the opportunity to introduce their organisations, their experience and expertise.
CIAPE is the leader of work package n.4 “Dissemination and Exploitation”. The main tasks included in the work package are the Dissemination and Exploitation Planand the Sustainable business model for Leather centres.