Life becomes more competitive

Strengthening the competitiveness of companies - not only, but especially in times of the corona pandemic

In order to improve the exchange of good practice examples in different areas of the social economy on an interregional level, a new call for funding (Social Economy Missions Call) was published in the COSME program. Small and medium-sized enterprises in particular are encouraged to June 9, 2020 Submit applications. The range of topics is broad. It can include Examples from the following areas include:

  • Building resilient regional and / or local ecosystems
  • Socially responsible public procurement
  • Support of business development in the social economy
  • Support local and regional initiatives in the field of green and digital transition
  • Local or regional measures to combat unemployment
  • General and professional development of the social economy ecosystem
  • Developing horizontal policies to support the social economy at local or regional level
  • Social economic initiatives for the integration of migrants
  • Best practices for combating the corona crisis.

The aim of the call for funding is - beyond the current application period - to further develop a community of the social economy.
Information on the call for funding can be found here.