Accelerators Of Entrepreneurship 4 Inclusion


The Starting Up – Accelerators of entrepreneurship 4 inclusion project is aimed at young people with intellectual and developmental difficulties (IDDs) with a degree of incapacity up to 60%, this group hasn’t had opportunities to continue studies or to enter the labour market.

Instituto Politécnico de Santarém

The Instituto Politécnico de Santarém is an institution of public higher education that began its activity in 1979 and consists of the following five Higher Schools in different scientific areas (Agriculture Sciences; Education; Management and Technologies; Sports Sciences; Health).

Hrvatska zajednica za Down sindrom

The Croatian Down Syndrome Association (Hrvatska zajednica za Down sindrom, HZDS) was founded 2005 in order to align and integrate the operation of several Down Syndrdrome organizations in the Republic of Croatia.

CSI Center for Social Innovation LTD

Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) is a Research and Development organization which focuses on fostering social innovation that can bring about a positive change to local, national, regional and global contexts.

NERSANT - Associação Empresarial da Região de Santarém

NERSANT is an organization which has been working for a large number of years in the field of regional development and more specifically on entrepreneurship and support for SMEs (one of NERSANTs aims is the support to the creation of new businesses and innovation projects).

Presentation of the project The Starting Up – Accelerators of entrepreneurship 4 inclusion



  • Disabilities - special needs
  • Entrepreneurial learning
  • Inclusion - equity