Project Coordinator


Dr Carolyn Downs, Management learning and leadership, LUMS.

Dr. Carolyn Downs has led two EU projects in this thematic area. Whilst at her previous institution (2010-12) she led ELIE (Employability, learning through international entrepreneurship), an Erasmus funded project exploring how immigrants made a success of their businesses. Taking that learning to produce innovative new approaches to enterprise education for HE students. The website is on and

Dr. Downs is currently leading the ELIEMENTAL project on inclusive entrepreneurship and employability ( The project is developing new educational approaches to overcoming socio-cultural barrier to enterprise and employment. The ULANC team will be further strengthened by project management expertise from Mrs Alison Clifton who is PRINCE2 qualified and is currently managing the Leonardo-da-Vinci funded Eliemental project.

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