Dedicated test location: a commercial area designed to allow experimenting with new business concepts.
Small and medium-sized businesses in Lublin’s city centre are individually supported as the district is revived.
A new entrepreneurial spirit is being fostered in schools in Finland with an entrepreneurship training that focuses on learning-by-doing, nudging teachers to keep a habit of lifelong learning.
This initiative connects remote areas with different types of infrastructure, and is designed to promote investment, living, learning, and prosperity along the Atlantic coast region of Ireland.
As part of the energy transition towards fossil fuel free production, municipalities join up to create a local power supply company that allows the gradual move to generating and distributing renewable energy in the region.
An initiative, with 500 certified consultants, targets small- and medium-sized enterprises and helps them take concrete steps towards digitising their business.
A series of innovation labs in Turin focus on innovative solutions for problem-solving and improving the quality of life in an urban setting.
Routine visits to the doctor become a thing of the past in this Swedish locality with a digital service that relies on digital identification, SMS, and email.
This initiative results from imaginative political leadership linked to key officer support, enhancing the already extensive network of organisations and individuals who work together to promote and grow social enterprise through coordinated investments.
This is the supermarket where the notion of “eating local” finds its most accomplished form of expression; behind each product offered for sale there is a producer who commits himself and is present in the shop in direct contact with consumers.
A digital wizard tool provides various opportunities for schoolchildren to do their own programming and explore the world of bits and bytes.
The local authority in a remote location backs a crowdfunding platform to appeal to faraway investors.
‘Speed dating’ for non-profits and companies paves pathways of mutual support, exploring opportunities for cooperation without using payments.
A council-owned utility firm combats disproportionate energy pricing in the private sector with renewable sources at an affordable price.
Financial exclusion is countered by a supportive credit union in Salford, offering an alternative to banks and loan sharks.
A local and complementary currency keeps local money circulating in Bristol and the former County of Avon.
Tallinn adopts Newcastle’s best practice Skill Mill model, connecting unemployed youth with local stakeholders.
A hiking trail built along a disused railway line from Waterford to Dungarvan encourages new tourism in Ireland.
A bottom-up plan aims at the revitalisation of a former industrial city through digitalisation, and the grouping of innovative minds to collect and execute ideas to reinvigorate the economy.