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EEPA National Winners 2018 – Responsible and Inclusive Entrepreneurship


EEPA – The European Enterprise Promotion Awards [2], recognises outstanding projects from across Europe that are working to support entrepreneurs and small businesses across six different categories.

Today marks the introduction of the final EEPA category, “Responsible and Inclusive Entrepreneurship” [3]. This category recognises initiatives that promote corporate social responsibility among small and medium-sized enterprises and entrepreneurship among disadvantaged groups such as the unemployed, legal migrants, disabled, or people from ethnic minorities.

Belgium: Z²O, zelfsturend en zelfstandig ondernemen [4]

France: Initiative remarquable [5]

Germany: ProjectTogether [6]

Greece: Loutraki PLUS [7]

Ireland: Laois Start Your Own Business Programmes [8]

Italy: Premio ER.RSI Innovatori responsabili. Le imprese dell’Emilia-Romagna per l’Agenda 2030 [9]

Montenegro: Smart Start Montenegro – Hub for social entrepreneurship of civil society organizations (CSOs) [10]

Portugal:The Re-food Movement [11]

Serbia: Social Impact Award Serbia [12]

Come back to Promoting Enterprise every week to discover the national winners across the other five EEPA categories: Promoting the entrepreneurial spirit [13]Investing in Entrepreneurial Skills [14], Improving the business environment [15]Supporting the internationalisation of business [16]  and Supporting the Development of Green Markets and Resource Efficiency [17].

Want to know who will be judging the 2018 projects? Meet the EEPA 2018 Jury [18] here on the Portal!