Tillväxtverket

Gävleborg

In Gävleborg we are funding four projects which focuses on businesses among newly arrived immigrants.

Projects for business ownership among newly arrived immigrants

Equal opportunities business (Promoting newcomers’ businesses on the Hälsingland coast)

What? Training in running a business and individual guidance. The project provides information about and markets the business promotion system, and strengthens entrepreneurship among individuals with immigrant backgrounds by offering guidance and supervision throughout the entire process, from idea to registration. Include without labelling.
Project principal: Söderhamns municipality’s business unit Faxepark in collaboration with Hudiksvalls Näringslivs AB, Nordanstig’s business office, the Public Employment Service in South and North Hälsingland, Hälsinglands Utbildningsförbund (Centre for flexible learning in Söderhamn and Nordanstig), Centrum för Utveckling och Lärande i Hudiksvall, Coompanion, Caflin AB, ALMI Företagspartner GävleDala AB and Chamber Trade Sweden.
Project is running in: Gävleborg
Project period: 01/10/2017 – 16/12/2019
Contact person: Maria Svensson, Söderhamn municipality
Learn more: söderhamn.seexternal link

 Joint fast track for business owners

What? Training in running a business and individual guidance. The project works with a business school in basic Swedish, online advice, individually and in groups, and with digital tools and videos online.
Project principal: Almi Företagspartner AB (parent company)
Project is running in: Throughout Sweden
Project period: 01/10/2017 – 16/12/2019
Contact person: Maroun Aoun, Almi Företagspartner AB
Learn more: almi.seexternal link

SweCom

What? Online training in running a business as well as individual guidance combined with a mentorship programme. The digital platform allows for participants from anywhere in Sweden.
Project principal: Insamlingsstiftelsen IFS Rådgivningscentrum
Project is running in: Dalarna, Gävleborg, Halland, Stockholm, Södermanland, Värmland, Västra Götaland, and Örebro
Project period: 01/08/2017 – 19/10/2018
Contact person: Amir Almaleh, Insamlingsstiftelsen IFS Rådgivningscentrum
Learn more: yumpzone.comexternal link

Underlätta för nyanlända att starta företag i Sverige II (Helping newcomers start a business in Sweden II)

What? Training in running a business as well as individual guidance combined with a mentorship programme. The project gives newly arrived immigrants information about creating and running companies in Sweden and prepares and supports them through individual advice and training in English. The participants receive training and advice based on their own needs.
Project principal: Stiftelsen Svenska Jobs and Society/Nyföretagarcentrum
Project is running in: Gävleborg, Jämtland, Jönköping, Skåne, Stockholm, Södermanland, Västernorrland, Västmanland, Västra Götaland, and Östergötland.
Project period: 01/05/2017 – 16/12/2019
Contact person: Harry Goldman, Nyföretagarcentrum
Learn more: nyföretagarcentrum.comexternal link

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