Social work education and training in Catalonia

  • Approval date

    18 November 2022

  • Borrower

    Fundació Pere Tarrés (FPT)

  • Country

    Spain

  • Loan size

    € 19 000 000

  • Line of action

    Inclusive growth

  • Status

    In progress

Part-finance finance expenditures related to the construction and equipment of a new building to bring together the higher education (faculty),  the social workers’ training activities as well as the Foundation’s headquarters. The new building will also house some FPT’s new initiatives such as the Observatory for Social Innovation and the Laboratory for Social Action, to further develop and share knowledge and best practices in the field of social and educational work. The new building will have green areas that will enable outdoor activities and will incorporate energy efficiency technology.

Final beneficiaries: students, teaching staff, trainers and training participants as well as the inhabitants of La Marina del Prat Vermell, the neighbourhood where the new building will be constructed.

This operation benefits from support from the European Union under the InvestEU Fund.