Regenerating Communities through Enterprise
FROM B TO B – From Benefits to Business 2003-2004 JCP/ESF) provided support to long-term unemployed people through an integrated business programme, coaching them from idea to start-up stage. The project targeted especially refugees’ communities through specialist organisations.
FREE- Fostering Refugee Enterprise & Employment 2003-2004 (LDA) was designed to develop interpersonal skills and business acumen of unemployed and underemployed refugees interested in starting their own business, especially those who already did so in their countries of origin. FREE provided practical information, business links and networking opportunities.
SIED Supporting Inclusion in Enterprise Development 2005-2008 (EQUAL ESF) was a cross-sectoral partnernishp programme.
REFLEX 2002-2005 (EQUAL ESF) supported enterprise development in deprived communities, particularly to those who have experienced social exclusion in the labour market.