Improving the effectiveness of inclusive and social entrepreneurship training schemes


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Entrepreneurship training can help increase the number and chances of success of start-ups and improve employability but skills gaps remain a significant barrier to increasing inclusive and social entrepreneurship. This policy brief was produced by the OECD and the European Commission. It discusses the importance of training schemes and presents an overview of the types of training schemes available. Approaches to training are evolving rapidly in particular due to the [Coronavirus Disease 2019] COVID-19 pandemic. The brief also analyses the opportunities for governments to strengthen...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Employment; Participation; Vocational education and training; Equity

Keywords: Entrepreneurship; Barrier; Employability; Skill needs; Skill development; Self employment; Training program; Course design; Social inclusion; Government role; Policy implications; European Union; OECD country

Geographic subjects: Europe

Published: Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union, 2023

Physical description: 35 p.

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ISBN: 9789276535249 (pdf)

ISSN: 1977-5342

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Document number: TD/TNC 151.217

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