DIVE DEEPER INTO SOCIAL ENTREPRENIRSHIP
"Dive Deeper into Social Entrepreneurship" is a capacity building project financed by the EU under the Erasmus + programme, Capacity building in the field of youth. The key aim of the project is to contribute to fight youth unemployment by creating supportive environment encouraging young people to create social enterprises. The project was implemented in period of 15 months and it will include partners coming from following countries: FYR Macedonia, Bulgaria, Turkey, Greece, Romania, Portugal, Peru, South Africa and Costa Rica.
- Main Aim -
Increased capacity of youth organizations and other stakeholders on the key themes of youth unemployment and social business through mobility and capacity building activities;
- Specific Objectives -
- Improved knowledge and abilities of youth organizations and other stakeholders to respond on the issue of youth unemployment through creating cooperative, accessible, inspiring and supportive social business environment and by providing young people quality activities enabling them to develop their competencies in the field of social entrepreneurship;
- Enhanced cooperation and exchange good practices in the field of youth social entrepreneurship between Programme and Partner countries from different regions of the world;
- Support development of new practices based on cross sector cooperation that implemented in participant’s countries would fight youth unemployment and encourage young people to actively participate in the society.
The dedication and enthusiasm demonstrated during the kick off meeting is promising that we will have super productive activities throughout the project. We as Youth Alliance - Krusevo are having strong trust in our project partners which is ensuring us that the project "DIVE in Social Entrepreneurship".
The project activities are planned with intensive dynamic and requires dedication and strong capacity for successful implementation. And exactly that is the challenge for me in this project, to prove that we as Active Youth from Florina, Greece can be an important partner for achieving success in the youth activities.
Social Entrepreneurship is a new concept in Romania that was defined more clear by national legislation just in 2016. The project DIVE in Social Entrepreneurship is a great initiative through which to contribute to the openness and willing of citizens and authorities to give more attention to this field. Also it will be a great opportunity to exchange ideas and good models practice with the other international partners of the project.