Research in progress

ARISTEIA

Principal Researcher: Chtouris Sotiris
Partners: Professors of the University of the Aegean, Researchers from EKKE, Postdoctorals, PhD Candidates, Postgraduate students, Technical and administrative personnel.
Time of conduct: 9/2012 - 01/2015
Summary: The research focuses in the social and labor market integration processes of Greek youth, during continous economic and financial crisis, based in the analysis of 2 important factors, the social and cultural capital.

POLYNISIOTIKOTHTA

Drasi 6
Survey of Cultural Landscape of the Aegean Sea in historical prospect

Principal Researcher: Chtouris Sotiris, Professor, University of the Aegean
Partners:
- Papageorgiou Dimitris, Associate Professor, University of the Aegean
- Μaragkoudakis Manousos, Associate Professor, University of the Aegean
- Rontos Konstantinos, Associate Professor, University of the Aegean
- Zissi Anastasia, Associate Professor, University of the Aegean
- Panopoulos Panagiotis, Assistant Professor, University of the Aegean
- Hantzaroula Pothiti, Assistant Professor, University of the Aegean
- Stalidis Giorgos, Assistant Professor, ATEI of Thessaloniki

Time of conduct: 1/3/2013 - 31/12/2014
Summary: the particular action is focused in the Aegean Sea, for which they seek the researchers elect information that is focused in the fields: A of) musical culture in concrete historical, social and economic context, B) of ethnographic and anthropologic studies that have been realized in the region, in combination with the constitution of file of oral history, C) of constitutional values of residents of region, where they concern in the mentalities and in the attitudes of citizens toward their fellow-citizens and toward the State and in its institutions, D) of collective social life, identity of place and social beams in the small rural geographies of the Aegean Sea and of that elements that fix the significance of community.

TOPSA

“Local platform for the employment and the business dexterity of young persons in the innovation, and the innovative business dexterity”

Institution Coordinator of Developmental Cooperation: K.E.KA.P.E.L.
Principal Researcher for the University of the Aegean: Chtouris Sotiris, Professor

Collaborators of the Developmental Cooperation:
• Municipality of Lesvos
• University of the Aegean
• Commercial Chamber of Lesvos
• Euroconsultants S.A. Consulting Development and Technology
• Technical Educational Centre of Professional Training

Time of conduct: July 2012 - December 2014

Summary
The present drawing concerns the integration in the job market and the aid of business dexterity of 120 unemployed persons of any educational level, registered in the registrations of Organization for the Occupation of the Work Force as well as new scientists who are secured in the OGA, according to the terms of invitation, developing the developmental possibilities and prospects of Lesvos island that is also the region of intervention.

TOPEKO

Developmental Cooperation of Regional Unit “LESVOS LIMNOS FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT DISCRIMINATIONS DEVELOPMENT PARTNERSHIP OF THE REGION LESVOS-LIMNOS FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT DISCRIMINATION”

Institution Coordinator of Developmental Cooperation: K.E.KA.P.E.L.
Principal Researcher for the University of the Aegean: Chtouris Sotiris, Professor

Collaborators of the Developmental Cooperation:
• Region of Northern Aegean
• University of the Aegean
• Commercial Chamber of Lesvos
• Daily care centre for persons with special needs “ THE KIPSELI”
• Centre of Prevention of Dependences And Promotion of Psychosocial Health “THE PNOI”
• Association of Social Solidarity “HELP – HELP for the child and the adolescent”
• Prevention Centre of Limnos “POLIOXNI”
• Technical Educational Centre of Professional Training

Time of conduct: 01/07/2012 έως 31/12/2014

Summary
The transaction constitutes a Completed Proposal of energies and actions, which object has the effective integration to the work of 100 individuals of frail socially teams based to diagnosed needs of themselves, but also to local job market of region of intervention.

CANEPAL

Principal Researcher: Chtouris Sotiris
Partners
• Szabateri Neprajzi Muzeum, Hungarian Open Air Museum, (project coordinator), HU, http://skanzen.hu/
• PRISMA Centre for Development Studies, GR, http://www.prismanet.gr
• Muzeum Kresow w Lubaczowie, PL, http://www.muzeumkresow.eu/
• National History Museum, BG, http://www.historymuseum.org
• Institute of Agricultural & Environmental Sciences, University of Life Sciences, EE, http://pk.emu.ee/en/
• Federation of Agricultural Museums and Rural Heritage – AFMA, FR, http://www.afma.asso.fr/
• Research Unit of Tourism & Cultural Economics, University of Valencia, ES, http://www.uv.es/
• IMAGINARY SRL, ΙΤ, http://www.i-maginary.it
• Cultural and Social Digital Documentation Laboratory,University of the Aegean, GR, http://www.aegean.gr
Time of conduct: September 2010 - August 2014
Summary
CANEPAL is co-funded by the European Commission’s CULTURE Programme; it aims to study, interpret and demonstrate the value of the pastoral heritage of Europe, past and present, to different audiences and to link this with the issues affecting the sustainability of rural areas. It also aims to create a community for exchanging experiences and to encourage joint action between museums, researchers and educators. The project addresses different aspects of the heritage and the economy of sheep farming in an integrated way, including handicrafts, architecture, art and the landscape, as well as the oral traditions, music, lifestyles, food processing and cooking.