Migrant Entrepreneurship and Creativity
The main objective of the Urban Diversity project is to develop the potential and creativity of migrant entrepreneurs and their families through networking between Ljubljana and Graz in order to strengthen their economic perspicacity and independence.
The aim of the project is to acquire knowledge to create concrete instruments and strategies aimed at developing creativity, promotion of the functioning of small and medium-sized enterprises and active participation and empowerment of migrants.
The Slovenian Partner in the Project
Regional Development Agency of the Ljubljana Urban Region (RRA LUR)
Research Centre of the Slovenian Academy of Sciences and Arts (ISIM ZRC SAZU)
Expected Project Results
- Strategies and good practices for promoting diversity in society.
- Trainings, workshops, meetings on the topic of networking between migrant entrepreneurs and local population.
- Pilot projects (crowdfunding in both cities, support for diversity in creative spaces).
- Joint events at already notable events (Graz, Ljubljana).