C.I.P. Citizens In Power (CIP) is an independent non-profit, non-governmental organization.
CIP aims at the development of different ramifications of entrepreneurship, education and democratic dialogue in Cyprus and abroad. To achieve those targets CIP has established an ongoing collaboration with the majority of Cypriot leading universities, NGOs and research organizations in Cyprus, especially for the development of innovative projects and international trainings or seminars as well as for the deployment of pedagogical educational material, by primarily using web platforms and other technological innovations.
Simultaneously, CIP retains a valuable network of professional trainers and educational experts experienced with both formal and non-formal education. This network is being considered competent to contribute to the implementation of activities, related to the initiatives of the organization and its partners.
More specifically, CIP aims at:
(i) increasing the employability of citizens through entrepreneurship education and practical experience;
(ii) supporting and training members of local and international networks in numerous ways, such as the exchange of information, good practices, experiences and ideas in different sectors and fields, including entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship, agribusiness and agriculture, education,
technology, social innovation and public policy;
(iii) collaborating with the relevant stakeholders to promote research activity on the aforementioned fields of specialization, setting as a general target to maintain the modernization of teaching;
(iv) organizing structured dialogue with decision makers and citizens.