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Call for Social Economy projects

Call for Social Economy projects

Are you a business developing a social activity in Brussels or do you intend to do so? The Region would like to support you with your project! How you could benefit: financial support of up to EUR 80,000…

Today, social entrepreneurship that aims to reconcile economic activity with social equality is an economic model in its own right. 

The Brussels-Capital Region is committed to putting the transition at the centre of its economic strategy and is progressively directing all of its economic support tools towards a social and democratic entrepreneurship, among others.

By means, in particular, of calls for meaningful projects.

Selection Criteria

The selection will be made by a jury and on the basis of the projects that best meet the criteria, until the available budget is used up.

The selection criteria are as follows:

  • Meeting a social need / the needs of the Brussels inhabitants and the Region
  • Integration of an activity producing goods and/or services
  • A high degree of management autonomy in both strategy and day-to-day management
  • Participatory management (management bodies, cooperatives, etc.).
  • Exemplarity / transferability of the project
  • Sustainability of the project / Potential for economic value creation
  • Employment / employability of people and/or maintenance of activities

Are you adapting this economy model into your business model?

Any questions? Contact us!

Candice Francescato

COOPCITY Coördinator bij hub.brussels

Tel: 0497 38 48 42

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