European Union Erasmus+|Credential of International Volunteer Training and Participation

European Union (EU) Erasmus+

Erasmus+ is a large-scale transnational funding program supported by the European Union in the fields of education, training, youth, and sport across Europe. It is managed by the European Union’s executive agencies (European Commission and the European Education and Culture Executive Agency – EACEA), national agencies in participating countries, and national offices in partner countries. The program’s budget is approximately 26.2 billion euros, with its main objectives for the period of 2021-2027 focusing on social inclusion, green and digital transformation, and promoting youth engagement in democratic life.

Why Turing Certs

Blockchain technology ensures the integrity and authenticity of certificates, making them tamper-proof and secure. Its universal international format facilitates seamless and efficient verification processes across borders.

IndustryInternational Organization
Organization Size27 member states including Germany, France, Italy, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Ireland, Denmark, Greece, Spain, Portugal, Austria, Finland, Sweden, and others.
Scope of Application• Issue volunteer training and participation certificates to young people from all 27 EU member states.
• Additionally, young participants will be able to manage their educational credentials, such as university degrees and training certificates, in a unified system that allows external organizations like businesses and schools to easily verify their authenticity.
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IntervieweeAndreas Harpas, Growth Lead at Pundi X 365
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Erasmus+ Project Program 2021-2027 (Source: Erasmus+ Official Website)

Challenges and Struggles

  • The project scope is vast, with a variety of certificate types issued, making management scattered and challenging
    The streamlined and automated processes provided by Turing Certs greatly reduce the time required to issue multiple types of credentials, offering a more efficient experience for issuers and receivers. The user-friendly interface allows institutions to operate without prior technical knowledge, ensuring smooth execution of issuance tasks across multiple users within organizations.
  • Green and digital transformation requirements
    Actively promoting environmental sustainability” as one of the organization’s primary strategic objectives, and the reduction of paper dependency in the certification process with Turing Certs, aligns very well with modern environmental practices.

Advantages of Turing Certs

  • Printing costs were reduced by approximately 50%, enabling faster turnaround for printing needs.

  • Credential issuance time decreased by 40%, with verification of credential authenticity now taking only seconds.

  • Mail failure rate reduced by approximately 70%, improving both the reliability of certification delivery and the overall experience for graduates.

This efficiency not only speeds up external validation processes such as employer verification but also enhances the overall credibility and trustworthiness of university certificates.

Client Testimonials

❝  Turing Certs has revolutionized the way certificates are issued and verified. From tamper-proof certificates to a user-friendly experience and a commitment to sustainability, it’s a seamless journey into the digital age of certification.  

– Andreas Harpas, Growth Lead at Pundi X 365 

Andreas Harpas, Growth Lead at Pundi X 365.