GENTLY brings together experts from 6 other European countries (Cyprus, Greece, Hungary, Lithuania, Romania and Spain) to offer added value, reclaim international cooperation, and deploy digital tools for informing and educating the youth in a non-formal playful and joyful way on energy efficiency and green deal practices.
The project's main scope is to create an innovative package of games, both board and online, of two levels (easy and professional), and to provide game-based learning to as many as possible young people, youth workers and young people with fewer opportunities. GENTLY's objectives are:
To conduct research analysis investigating climate change facts and green deal actions, scoping to energy efficiency maximization and green deal
To design, test, and publish an innovative training game package on energy efficiency issues for youth workers, young people and youths with fewer opportunities
To deliver training courses related to energy efficiency issues for youth workers
To involve companies in professional games by indicating actions for environmental protection
The project partners consist of organisations with complementary backgrounds, experiences and skills. Professionals with relevant knowledge and expertise
are collaborating for a common target to facilitate efficient and genuine education of young individuals.
Download and install the GENTLY Multiplayer Game
The project has developed a multiplayer online game for educating youth people and workers about environmental issues and energy efficiency. Download the respective version for your operating system from the links below:
Once you downloaded the respective package, unzip it and run the executable that is in the folder. Instructions to play are provided in the game.
Project dissemination at the Monserrat Roig School in Elche, Spain
A dissemination event was organised by ACD LA HOYA on 4hth November 2023 in the High School Montserrat Roig in Elche. 19 young people and stakeholders had the opportunity to learn about the GENTLY project and the results it is producing.
The project objectives and aims were introduced, alond with partner and main activities. Furthermore the GENTLY board game was presented and the participants were able to play the Spanish vesion and engage with the related questions.
Dissemination event at Asuncion school, Elche - Spain
ACD LA HOYA carried out a dissemination event on 27th October 2023 in the High School Asuncion in Elche, Spain in order to show them, 22 young people and stakeholders the results of the project and the different materials created during the project.
After a short introduction of the project, its objectives and aims, partners, and main activities, the participants had the opportunity to play the GENTLY board game, reply to the Spanish-related questions and understand how the game was created, which material used and the aim it serves.
GENTLY at the Vocational Education Centre in Elche, Spain
On the 26th October, ACD LA HOYA carried out a dissemination activity of the GENTLY project at the Vocational Education Center in Elche Spain. In total 15 young people and stakeholders participated and they had the opportunity to learn about the GENTLY project, the results it is producing, the project's board game and its main activities.
Project presentation at Academia Ripolles in Elche, Spain
ACD LA HOYA presented the GENTLY project to 24 young people and stakeholders at the Academia Ripolles. The presentation include the project aims and objectives, partners and main activities as well project results, more specifically the project's board game.
Read the latest news of the project about the training event in Thessaloniki, Greece, where young people played and tested the GENTLY board game