Last updated: 28/1/2020

Basic Information

Geographic area
Population group
Working age group

Programme Details

Programme objectives

This programme funds social cooperatives that promotes collective labour projects that allow the labour insertion of persons living in poverty, exclusion, social vulnerability and with unsatisfied basic needs. Labour positions are created collectively to make possible development and social inclusion opportunities for its members and decent income generation.

Start date

Targeting and eligiblity

Eligibility criteria
A condition for participating in the programmes is to be a group of five persons(minimum) with a sustainable project. Until 25% of the members can be persons who are not in conditions of vulnerability, which can bring more knowledge and experience to the group.

Coverage and other information

Type of benefits
Direct job creation (Support to social projects). The Social Cooperative is a company which owning is collective; it belongs to the associate-workers, who take independently their decisions. The associate-worker perceive the wage established by the salary council for the activity area of the cooperative. It is also an education tool and promotes citizenship development because its own principles and values base as cooperative.