Inclusive entrepreneurship

Name of granted CSO: Fondation “Zajednički put”

Title of the project: Inclusive entrepreneurship

Field (disability/mental health/both): disability

Type (community based service/social enterprise): community based service

N. of beneficiaries: 60

Area of implementation: Prijedor municipality in northwest of BiH

Duration (months+starting date): 12 + 02.08.2017.

 

Name of granted CSO: Fondation “Zajednički put”

The goal of this project is to enable the inclusion of youth with disabilities from Prijedor region into economic activities, and thereby to contribute to the achievement of their independence and equality within society.

The specific objectives of the project are:

  1. To increase capacities of at least 60 young people with either mental or physical disability to engage in handcrafts production and earn regular income,
  2. To increase visibility and promote benefits of the Protective Workshop as a best practice model for achieving sustainable (self-)employment of persons with disability, thereby advocating for improved rights of persons with disabilities. Duration of the Proposal is 12 months.