Empowering Puppetry

Nordplus Project: Network Empowering Puppetry

Leading partner: Kaunas University of Applied Sciences

Duration: 1.06.2019 – 30.09.2023

Overall aim of the network is to educate very flexible and open minded specialists who will be involved in therapeutic puppetry development and use.

Project is planned for 3 years with various activities. First year – create long lasting network of HEIs and organizations. Network development is followed by intensive course. The aim of intensive course is to enhance cooperation between different study fields – from technologies to arts and social sciences in order to develop creative thinking, entrepreneurial competences and provide better opportunities in labor market through encouragement of team work, interdisciplinary approach and International cooperation.


The objective of the IC is to promote student’s skills in problem solving and service development in a multidisciplinary and multicultural environment. Through the IC both the contents and methodology is tested and developed further to create a study module which can be applied later on.


Kauno University of Applied Sciences
P. Stradins Medical College of the University of Latvia
HAMK University of Applied Sciences
New Generation of Women’s Initiatives

Contact person: Maarika Asi,