Social Business Initiative (SBI) follow up: Cooperation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprises

Project: Consultancy

Project Details


The project aimed to deepen our knowledge about cross-sector cooperation relationships between social enterprises and traditional profit-making enterprises and how to strength European social enterprises’ ecosystems. We made a quantitative analysis of co-operation between social economy enterprises and traditional enterprises. The analysis was based on a survey data collected via on-line survey in ten target member states. The countries covered were Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Romania, Spain and the UK.
Effective start/end date1/04/1731/10/18

Collaborative partners

  • VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
  • Technopolis Group (lead)
  • Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT)
  • i-Propeller
  • Lama Development and Cooperation Agency
  • Technology Partners Foundation
  • Institutul de Prospectiva