Call: Implementing Social Business Initiative key actions
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|Description of programme
COSME is the EU programme for the Competitiveness of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs).
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Implementing Social Business Initiative key actions
|Description of call |
"Implementing Social Business Initiative key actions"
In order to promote a 'highly competitive social market economy', the Commission has placed the social economy and social innovation at the heart of its concerns, in terms of both territorial cohesion and the search for new solutions to societal problems, in particular the fight against poverty and exclusion, under the Europe 2020 Strategy, the Flagship initiative 'The Innovation Union', the European Platform against Poverty and Social Exclusion and the 'Single Market Act' (SMA).
Two measures will be implemented in 2016:
European added value: sharing and dissemination of good practices across Member States, establishing of synergies between public institutions from various Member States, development of a coherent, European approach to Social Entrepreneurship in public policy creation and public procurement practices.
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|Thematic Focus||Employment, Education, Industry, Innovation, SME, Social affairs, Technologies, Tourism, Administration|
|Funding area|| EU Member
Potential Candidate Countries
|Origin of Applicant|| EU Member States |
Albania / Shqipëria
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia / поранешна југословенска Република Македонија
Iceland / Ísland
Montenegro / Crna Gora/Црна Гора
Serbia / Сpбија
Turkey / Türkiye
Ukraine / Україна Oukraïna
|Eligible applicants||Education and Training Centres, Federal State / Region / City / Municipality / Local Authority, Research Institution, Small and Medium Sized Enterprises, SMEs (between 10 and 249 employees), National Government, Association|
|Type of Funding||Grant|
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The total budget pro measure is estimated to 800 000 €.
The maximum EU co-financing is 80%.
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