REDefine is a young but fast-growing non-governmental organisation, based in Setúbal, Portugal.
Our main objective is to promote cross-sector integration and cooperation between civil society organisations, businesses, public institutions and educational bodies, to facilitate innovation and the emergence of breakthrough solutions to societal challenges.
The organisation is governed by an Administrative council of 12 members, experts in the fields of academia, economics and finances, education and training, ICT and System design, social and cultural sciences, youth etc. It has over 60 members coming from businesses, educational institutions, associations, public institutions, NGOs and others.
REDEFINE works in close partnership with other organizations, institutions, and professionals from all over Europe, aiming at encouraging international cooperation in the fields of science and education, culture and arts, tourism, agriculture and sustainable development. The organisation’s headquarters are based in Setúbal, but our activity extends through all Portuguese territory.
The expertise of the organization is focused on the following key areas:
- Youth, Education and Training: The Association provides education and training in the areas of soft and transversal skills and competencies, such as Emotional Intelligence, Critical Thinking, Foreign Languages, Cultural competencies, Information and Digital Literacy, Employability, Change Management and Values Education.
- Technical training in Data management and analysis, Environment and Sustainable Development, Rural Development and Planning, Sustainable Agriculture, Digital Cartography & GIS Mapping, Digital Asset Management Systems and System design.
- Culture, Tourism and Sustainable Development: As part of the European Cultural Networks “Route Européenne des Légendes, we are engaged with the development of international cultural routes. The association provides expert assistance to the local stakeholders in sustainable tourism development, international cooperation and fundraising, marketing and promotion, quality improvement and management. Civil Society, Citizenship and Social Affairs
The association carries out awareness-raising and training activities for young people and adults in the areas of Civic Participation, Community Building, volunteering and social engagement, citizens’ rights, and freedoms.
We also develop activities targeting socially vulnerable groups and are actively involved in Nurse care assistance and management for the elderly, as well as coaching, professional training, educational support and career orientation for young people with fewer opportunities.