Empowering Young Digital Social Entrepreneurs in Europe
Digital social entrepreneurship has become an important area of focus for many countries around the world. The combination of social entrepreneurship and digital entrepreneurship skills is seen as a necessity in today’s highly competitive and rapidly changing digital world. The DISYOU (Digital Social Entrepreneurs) project is one initiative that aims to attract more young people to the field of social entrepreneurship by equipping them with the necessary digital skills.
The project has several activities, including the preparation of training content for digital social entrepreneurship skills education, a comprehensive training course on digital social entrepreneurship, and the creation of an online learning environment to support young digital social entrepreneurs. Additionally, the project will hold in-person and virtual project meetings, conduct activities to share project results and reach a wider audience, and ensure quality and sound management of the project. The project is also a collaborative effort between several organizations including the Uluslararası Dijital Girişimcilik Derneği (UDGD) and AtlasCo Academy in Turkey, Innovation Hive in Greece, and AS BCS KOOLITUS in Estonia. The partnership conducted its online Kick-Off meeting and is currently implementing the first activity where partners are delivering 10 modules on digital entrepreneurship.
The aim of the project is to encourage young people to become digital social entrepreneurs by providing them with the skills and knowledge needed to manage and survive the challenges that come with social entrepreneurship. As young people, they are capable of adjusting and trying new initiatives, but they also need to be well-equipped with the tools to navigate the complexities of social entrepreneurship.Digital social entrepreneurs are important for the future of Europe. They are able to address social issues in innovative ways, using technology and digital tools to create positive social impact. These entrepreneurs are driven by a desire to make a difference in their communities and are committed to creating sustainable solutions to social challenges. The DISYOU project is a step in the right direction to promote digital social entrepreneurship in Europe. By providing young people with the skills and knowledge they need to become successful digital social entrepreneurs, the project is contributing to the development of a new generation of socially responsible entrepreneurs who are equipped to make a positive impact on society.
In conclusion, in a world that is becoming increasingly digital, the need for socially responsible entrepreneurs has never been greater. The DISYOU project is a shining example of how digital social entrepreneurship can be promoted among young people in Europe. By equipping them with the skills and knowledge needed to manage and navigate the complexities of social entrepreneurship, the project is paving the way for a brighter future for all.
This project has been funded with support from the European Commission. This publication reflects the views only of the author, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use that might be made of the information contained therein.2021-1-TR01-KA210-YOU-000027475