Human Innovation Hub
Athena Growth & Resilience Institute will also become a Human Innovation Hub where innovation teams and startups inventing and implementing innovative sustainable products and services. It will include co-working in residence as well as walk-in-day co-working facilities, workshop spaces, silence & creativity rooms.
For young people Athena’s offering will align with the initiative developed by the Council of Europe for Youth Work. This initiative includes a wide variety of activities of a social, cultural, educational, environmental and/or political nature by, with and for young people, in groups or individually. Youth work is based on non-formal and informal learning processes and is quintessentially a social practice, working with young people and the societies in which they live, facilitating young people’s active participation and inclusion in their communities and in decision making.