Eco Business and Youth
Start date: May 1, 2015,
End date: Nov 30, 2015
Project „Eco Business and Youth“ will last for eight months (from May until December 2015) while the activities will be held at the end of May (from May 25th til 30th 2015) in a village Rukavac on the Vis island. The project includes Croatia as the host country and 3 partner countries: Latvia, Finland and Turkey. Four young participants (15 till 24 years) and one team leader from each country will participate in the project so the total number of participants will be 20.
Main objectives of the poject are promoting entrepreneurship and entrepreneurial culture among youth, development of business ideas that are in compliance with teh principles of sustainable economy and encouraging self-employment and employment of young people. By the use of various methods participants will be introduced with forms of ecological entrepreneurship (green entrepreneurship, social entrepreneurship), possibilities for realisation of their own ideas, starting up their own business (start up incubators/business angels, crowdfunding). Also, participants will be encouraged to explore the topic, learn new expressions and words from the world of business thus improving the skills necessary for the labour market: standing up for yourself, presentation of ideas, public speaking, communication in foreign language, marketing skills, teamwork, creative expression and other practical skills.
Moreover, the project aims to promote intercultural dialogue, solidarity and tolerance, outdoor activities and encouraging youth to take up a more active role in the creation of youth policy.
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