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Coop for EU, social entrepreneurship för inclusion creates new sustainable transnational networks and contributes to solve society challenges through cooperation and focus on social innovation. Within the framework of working with social economy and cooperation there is a strong european history. Coompanion Norrbotten foresee the possibility that within this project exchange experience and establish a partnership that can embrace the challenges an possibilities of the future but also create future social innovations.

Kestävän kehityksen keskus, The Centre of Sustainable Development

All three partners of the transnational cooperation has identified the problem with young, people, long time unemployed and other groups that today stand far from the labour market. How empowerment can be used in a higher extent to create new methods to increase inclusion in the society si something that the project will examine closer. Our project will develop new methods for social entrepreneurs in the areas of circular economy, mobile services and competence
development to enable cooperation as well as digital knowledge creation in social businesses. Digitalisation is an important tool for creating a modern and more fair economy.
The project will also initiate a youth exchange project in order to enable social entrepreneurs or future social entrepreneurs to gather international experience and develop their social innovation. The result of the project will be open and shareable for social entrepreneurs in our region as well as the participants of this project.