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Since 2007, we have provided consultancy, planning and direct management of partnerships and European projects financed by Erasmus+, Life+ and the previous LLP programmes with a growing, close-knit network of partners.

Experience in projects targeted to social issues

# promoter and partner of “Generativity: manage it!” -Erasmus+ KA2 Strategic Partnership. Project aiming to promote the fostering of Project Cycle Management competences within the social enterprises providing social and educational services across Eu.

# Promoter and coordinator of “i-DIGital Stories – Stories Educational Learning Facilities” – Erasmus+ KA2 Strategic Partnership (2015-1-IT02-KA204-015181). Project aiming to disseminate the methodology of Digital Story Telling in the Eu scenario by providing ICT facilities, methodological guides and practical toolkits.

# promoter of “Cookbook” – Grundtvig Learning Partnership. Project funded in Poland, Denmark and Turkey aiming to foster the integration of ethic groups through the exchange of cooking culture.

# partner of “Eurobalance, championing work life balance across Europe” – Leonardo da Vinci Transfer of Innovation (2009-1-GB2-LEO05-01365). Project targeted to the research, analysis and dissemination of best practices in Work-Life Balance at Eu and national level

# LIFE – Regione Liguria “SMILE – Strategies for MarIne Litter and Environmental” prevention of sea pollution in coastal areas. It is a project funded by the EU Life program 2013-2016. It aims to reduce marine debris in coastal areas. The presence of waste in coastal and marine areas is first of all an environmental problem as they can endangering the balance of ecosystems and species that they inhabit. The state of our environment depend on many important aspects of our lives such as health, quality of life, local economy. SMILE involves the municipalities of Pietra Ligure, Magliolo, Giustenice and Tovo San Giacomo in the Maremola Creek area. The project included the creation of a specific website and an APP for Android/iOS

# GEMINI – health care software projects funded by the Public Health Dept. and Ministry of Education funded Universities’ And Research. GEMINI is an IT tool designed and developed for health services focused on surveillance, prevention, and control of infectious diseases. As of now it is deployed in the Piedmont Region and Emilia-Romagna Region (as S.M.I. application). It is a flexible tool enabling: Information flow management needed at the regional and national levels, and compliance with frequent updates; Development of regional special surveillances; Support for joint clinical investigation and prevention activities between “aziende sanitarie territoriali (Local Heatlh Dept.)” and hospitals. Gemini is developed using exclusively free and open source software and is released under Creative Commons by-nc-sa license; it’s been built in collaboration with medical staff and local public bodies. It is, as of today, an advanced system in terms of features, management, privacy, and accessibility.

# BESweb: Software for the management of the PDP (Personalized Learning Plan) and data collection for DSA pupils (Specific Learning Disorders) and other BES (Special Educational Needs). The “BESweb” software is born from the encounter between different subjects. The system integrates the management of the PDP and register queryable statistically of children with learning difficulties

# Emergency rooms: National repository of emergency room statistics. The data are gathered centrally from the original health authorisation agency and automatically sorted by time. Each ASL has customised access with username and password and, in addition to the statistics repository, also has an exchange1 folder with SEREMI central coordination.

# Heart attacks: Repository of heart attack statistics The data are gathered centrally from the original health authorisation agency and automatically sorted by time. Each ASL has customised access with username and password and, in addition to the statistics repository, also has an exchange folder with SEREMI central coordination.

# Prevalences: Database of prevalence studies on cases of hospital infections gathered in the Piedmont region. The SW allows registration of studies, customised categorisation, time and semantic searches and export.

# Suicide attempts: Distributed and management reference database for registration and follow-up of patients admitted to the emergency room with the collateral diagnosis of “suicide attempt”. The SW enables registration of admission data and manages follow-up at the local reference structures. Developed in collaboration with dr. Munizza and his work group

# Uro: Management system for screening, diagnosis and therapy follow-up of urology patients suffering from incontinence. Developed with the relative Piedmont Regional work group.

# Vaccine library: Database of epidemiological studies into vaccines and meta-analysis of these studies and systematic revisions. Developed in collaboration with the Cochrane Collaboration.

# Vaccination h1n1: Specific app for registration and elaboration of vaccination forms created during the flu pandemic in 2009. The software registers the forms containing the vaccination data, making them available for specific extraction and elaboration

Specific experience in the social field:

# member of the Foundation “Easy Care” (for refence: http://www.easy-care.it): the foundation is active in promoting, developing and implementing project, researches and case-study analysis on the issues related to welfare policies, including innovative social and health care and assurance targeted to elders.

# as member of the Foundation Easy Care, partipation to the 2015 and 2016 editions of the “Social Cohesion Days” (for reference: http://www.socialcohesiondays.com )

# participant to the social-care system “ProntoSerenità – active praxis of integrated social and health care targeted to elders (for reference: http://www.prontoserenita.net); Diciannove developed the ICT structural tools (web facilities, administrative and financial interface, ERP system)

# member of the MutuaLigura social and health integrated assurance system

# contributor member of the Società di Mutuo Soccorso MutuaLigure (Mutual Aid Society): Diciannove developed the ICT structural tools (web facilities, administrative and financial interface, ERP system)

# full member of Legacoop Liguria, the major representative institution for social enterprises at regional level

# various tailored ICT and management solutions for social enterprise in various Italian Regions (Piemonte, Liguria, Emilia Romagna)

# following ICT intervention related to social enterprises: ERP system: cooperativa sociale S.A.B.A.; cooperativa sociale CO.SER.CO; C.RE.S.S. CONSORZIO REGIONALE SERVIZI SOCIALI S.c.r.l.; cooperativa sociale Il Biscione; Legacoop Liguria; Mutua Ligure; Fondazione Easy Care

# following specific projects: Progetto Fabbrica Staglieno A.R.C.I; Progetto TELLINGE A.R.C.I

# Fund raising, development and implementation on national ESF funds – POR for the following social cooperatives: Cooperativa sociale S.A.B.A. And Cooperativa La Torrigliese

# participation as consultant and provider of ICT and management solution on national ESF funds POR for the following social cooperatives: Cooperativa sociale S.A.B.A.; C.RE.S.S. CONSORZIO REGIONALE SERVIZI SOCIALI S.c.r.l.; Cooperativa sociale La Comunità; cooperativa sociale CO.SER.CO; Legacoop Liguria

# specific training modules on social enterprise management

# on-call consultancy for social enterprises on the following fields: Eu-project management, legal advisory, privacy legislation

Diciannove società cooperativa was established in 2005 as a social enterprise, and registered in the National Register for Cooperative Societies with number A170291.
Both members and collaborators of Diciannove has a huge experience in intervention within the social and educational field, with adults as well with youngsters, in various different issues such as intercultural integration, social inclusion, work-life balance, application of ICT tools to health, education and social policies.

Diciannove counts 10 associated members and a wide network of collaborators. Established in 2005 as an ICT cooperative company, it focuses on support for organizations active in social issues, and it operates mainly in Northern Italy, providing solutions to health and social departments in 3 regional Health Dept and to the National Ministry of Education.
The management of projects both at local, regional and European level is part of the core business as well, together with collaborations for educational and training centres to provide course in development and management of European projects.
Diciannove’s vision is to match the need of innovative ICT solutions with free and open source software and social purposes.
Diciannove recently developed in various social, consulting and management activities. All consulting and management services are certified ISO 9001:2008.
Diciannove is also certified by Family Audit, the Italian standard certification for work-life balance in management and servicesprovisions.
Diciannove’s mission is to provide, using mainly free software, a dynamic and flexible approach to ICT and social needs, highly customized web solutions, dynamic applications, e-learning, guaranteed data security, very high quality standards.In order to assure the reach of client’s goal, Diciannove provides the training for personnel intended to use the tools; providing also legal advice with a focus on privacy and information technology.Since 2007, the company started to design and manage European projects, largely within the Lifelong Learning Programme, with an ever-growing network of partners. It was partner of a Leonardo Transfer of Innovation on the work-life balance. It has been promoter of various Grundtvig Learning Partnership projects as a side-consultant and provider of ICT facilities. Diciannove promote another Grundtvig project which was financed in other MSs, while in Italy it was awarded but not funded.The diversity and intercultural training are integral parts of Diciannove activities, which are not only product-oriented, but they represent a model of continuous discussion and active enrichment in the management of operational situations, planning and institutional policies, both at local, Italian and European level.
Diciannove works with social co-operatives and NGOs on a regular basis and is experienced in the development and management of multinational projects on a wide variety of issues related to educational praxis, training on ICT and social matters, care-work and social interventions.
Diciannove is a member of the Italian e-learning society (www.sie-l.it).It has an on-going partnership with Ce@ -Centro E-Learning of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (www.cea.unimore.it).
Diciannove developed a close collaboration with different consultants such as psychologists, anthropologists and social workers that enrich its activities by bringing their specialised expertise in project management, EU funding opportunities, group leading, supervision.
Diciannove’s developers are experienced in software design, development, localization and deploy. The company is also an hosting provider and manages its own virtual Linux-based infrastructure.