Project good practices

“1 village = 1MW” programme

Summary: The purpose of the programme is twofold, using rural renewable energy sources together with solar and wind energy and establishing new workplaces.

Location: Észak-Magyarország, Hungary (Magyarország)

VIMASOL – Renewable Energy

Summary: VIMASOL aims at improving the way energy resources are used and to promote entrepreneurship in the sector and in rural areas by promoting employability.

Location: Norte, Portugal

ASA – Ave Social Angels

Summary: "ASA - Ave Social Angels" its an Innovation and Social Entrepreneurship Initiative that emerges as a new model for combating youth unemployment in rural areas.

Location: Norte, Portugal

The Cottage Tearooms Social Enterprise

Summary: Small social enterprise (tearooms and local shop) in a small community in rural Ireland

Location: Southern and Eastern, Ireland (Éire)

Social economy – Social responsibility from North to South

Summary: Economic development and job creation in rural areas - a new business model (social economy) targeting persons at risk of social and economical exclusion

Location: Nord-Vest, Romania (România)

Agritech Energy ICT upgrade for SME Competitiveness

Summary: Agritech is a rural SME that underwent an energy upgrade in order to improve their competitiveness

Location: Southern and Eastern, Ireland (Éire)

EL HUECO VERDE - Experiences of green entrepreneurship for...

Summary: It’s a social project, non-profit, whose formula is green coworking promoting networking and creating an ecosystem for green entrepreneurship in rural areas.

Location: Castilla y León, Spain (España)


Summary: Micro loans to promote entrepreneurship and the establishment of new companies in rural areas.

Location: Castilla y León, Spain (España)

Zavod Jelša – Centre for education, training and rehabilitation

Summary: Vocational rehabilitation and social inclusion programmes

Location: Other, Afghanistan

Premier Green Energy - rural SME bringing business solutions to...

Summary: Premier Green Energy Limited is a rural based class-leading SME in provision of waste-to-energy solutions, bioenergy knowledge sharing & research incubation

Location: Border, Midland and Western, Ireland (Éire)

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