Excelling in Enfield

We are pleased to announce that, in partnership with Enterprise Enfield, we have been successful with Excel Enfield – a new project co-funded by the London Borough of Enfield and the European Social Fund through London Councils. Excel Enfield is led by Enterprise Enfield, working together with partners Rinova, Barnet and Southgate College, Maze8, Gingerbread…

Aspire2be powers on

Aspire2be is an ESF programme for young people NEET, co-funded by the Skills Funding Agency, which was fully launched in early 2012. Co-ordinated by Rinova, working closely with the applicant Collage Arts, the Aspire2be partnership consists of a network of independent training organisations and colleges across London, offering an inspiring and diverse range of provision for young people aged…

Double success with London Youth and Talent Match

Earlier in the year, London Youth invited applications to become their key partners to deliver the Talent Match programme in London. We are delighted to announce that our two partnership applications to London Youth – with Collage Arts and Rinova consortium members for a local delivery partnership in North London and with the Princes Trust for the pan-London Enterprise…

Tagore Centre Project – Employment Opportunity

Working in partnership with The Tagore Centre UK, we have recently secured funding from the Heritage Lottery Fund in England for an exciting new project. A prolific writer, poet, composer, painter and educationalist, Rabindranath Tagore was one of the most versatile literary artists to stem from Twentieth Century India, who had strong connections with Britain. The Tagore…

European Reference Framework Seminar 26th June

On Wednesday 26th June Rinova will be hosting a half-day seminar for all those who are interested in the European dimension of Lifelong Learning. In particular, over the last 18 months, Rinova has participated as a partner in the Leonardo da Vinci project CERF, connected to the the European Reference Framework of Key Competences for Lifelong…

Big Bang website launched

The Big Bang partnership was formed to explore the extent to which mismatches between the ‘culture clash’ of work, school and ‘street’ culture is one factor amongst those that are contributing to long-term youth unemployment across Europe. The partners in the UK are Rinova and 15billion, working with organisations from the Netherlands, Austria, Spain and Iceland. Following the first phase…

Greenmark Accreditation for Rinova

We are delighted to announce that, following our recent inspection visit by GLE, Rinova has been awarded Green Mark. Green Mark is a quality award and certification scheme that works with organisations to improve their environmental practices and improve efficiency – according to The Carbon Trust, UK businesses are paying more than £1.6bn too much…

Social Enterprise International Youth Programme

Since we formed Rinova we have been developing a wide range of innovative programmes with UK and international partners to tackle mass youth unemployment, which continues to grow in London, the UK and across Europe. One such programme is the European Youth Enterprise initiative (EYE-i) – a two-year EU Lifelong Learning Programme that is exploring the way that…