Resources

Resources

Here you can find policy guidance notes and case studies about key policy issues related to inclusive and social entrepreneurship. You can use the filters and/or a keyword search to narrow down your results.

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What? This project was launched as a pilot scheme in 2008 and continues to operate with an aim to support qualified unemployed people in business creation. The scheme offers business advisory services, a small grant and a bridging...
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What? ‘Mingo Migrant Enterprises’ is an integrated support scheme for entrepreneurs with a migrant background in Vienna. It provides business consultancy services in German and various other languages, and makes referrals to other...
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What? The bundesweite gründerinnenagentur (BGA) is a federal agency that acts as a Germany-wide one-stop shop for information and support services for women entrepreneurs. Its objectives are to (i) gather information and offer female-...
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What? The ‘NEnA’ scheme provides training, coaching and mentoring for female scientists in nano technology fields who are involved in starting up a business. After the women go through a screening of their competences and start-up...
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What? The New Start-Up Subsidy (Gründungszuschuss) is a national welfare bridge scheme that supports the unemployed in business creation. It offers financial support to unemployed people in creating a business as an alternative method...
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What? Plan entrepreneuriat des femmes (Women’s Entrepreneurship Plan) aims to increase the proportion of women in new business start-ups to 40% in 2017. There are three main pillars of support: (i) improve information dissemination to...
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What? Prowess is a membership network of organisations that deliver women-friendly business start-up support across the United Kingdom (UK). It was established in 2002 with the support of the government as the UK National Association...