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KA1 TC "Entrepreneurs for Social Change"

Dates & Venue

Mavrovo, Macedonia


Training Course - August 2016

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Project description

The training course with the elements of study visit aims to promote entrepreneurship approach for bringing social change, to make young people learn from the context of social entrepreneurship in Macedonia, and to equip them with competencies and tools needed for initiating social venture ideas in their communities. Participants will be visiting entrepreneurial organizations, hosting interesting guest speakers and in an informal way learning about public speaking, business models, market research and creativity. We believe that young people have an important role in addressing social problems in their communities and if they are empowered they can act as change agents in their societies. We want to pass this tool to the young leaders and promote it for bringing a social change.

Aim

The training course aims to promote entrepreneurial approach for bringing social change, to make young people learn from the context of social entrepreneurship in Macedonia, and to equip them with competencies and tools needed for initiating social venture ideas in their societies.

Activity Description

7 Days of TC where:

  1. First part of the training focused on theoretical knowledge on the basic concepts of Social Entrepreneurship, the values of a changemaker.
  2. Second stage of the TC will be visits of social enterprises and meeting social entrepreneurs and skills workshops on how to present an idea, how to fundraise, Business Model Canvas.
  3. Last stage of the training will be developing an idea for the local community of the project venue and planning follow up steps of the project.

24 participants. 8 countries. 3 people per country

  • Netherlands
  • Macedonia
  • Poland
  • Spain
  • Slovenia
  • Italy
  • Lithuania
  • Croatia
  • Czech Republic

Hosting organization - Platform Spartak & SWTA

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