New project awarded to support social enterprises in Republic of North Macedonia

Eptisa will implement this EU funded project for a period of two years

January 15, 2020

Eptisa and its consortium partners have been selected to support social enterprises in Republic of North Macedonia in a period of 2-years, through the EU funded project “Support to social enterprises-SEs” EuropeAid/140105/DH/SER/MK.

The overall objective of the project is to support long-term and sustainable employment and business opportunities for vulnerable and marginalized groups.

To achieve this overall objective, Eptisa will support the creation of a favorable environment and framework for social enterprises (SEs) to develop and operate in. It will also present measures to be put in place to practically support the growth of the sector through the establishment of a structure that will support the development and operations of SEs.

Moreover, actions to strengthen the capacities of relevant stakeholders in the sector are included through activities aimed at facilitating the operations of SEs in the country, in a way that will increase the opportunities for these enterprises to carry out their role in providing employment and business opportunities for vulnerable and marginalized groups, hence contributing to the achievement of the overall objective of the project.

To improve the overall understanding regarding the role of social enterprises and the social economy in supporting the integration of vulnerable groups, project will set awareness and visibility activities. Activities targets both relevant institutions, social enterprises, and a broader audience including the general public.

Eptisa is present in North Macedonia for almost 14-years, leading implementation of crucial reform projects in the water sector in the country as well important projects in waste, infrastructure and social sectors. Company is functioning through the fully operational branch office, with permanent employees covering project management, civil engineering and other areas.


 
 New project awarded to support social enterprises in Republic of North Macedonia