Youth Entrepreneurial Spirit Specialists

Building local ecosystems to revitalise rural areas by boosting an engaged entrepreneurial mindset among young people.

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Local ecosystems

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YESFestival! A Celebration of Youth Entrepreneurship

On March 2 2023, EARLALL organised the YESFestival! – the final conference to mark the end of the Youth Entrepreneurial Spirit (YES) Specialists project. It was coordinated by Vestland County Council (Norway) and co-funded by the Erasmus+ programme of the European Union. The project partners are the Tuscany Region (Italy), the Autonomous Province of Trento…

Tuscany Region exchanges with students of Santa Fiora

On 28 February 2023, the regional government of Tuscany organized a discussion seminar involving the young students of the Balducci High Technical Economic Institute of Santa Fiora and some entrepreneurs of the rural area of Amiata, who are part of the ASEA association. The seminar, organized as part of the Erasmus + Yespecialists project, was…

What do the youth involved in YESpecialists have to say about their experiences?

As YESpecialists draws to a close in 2023 and the YESFestival approaches, the partners wanted to learn about the experience of the young people directly involved throughout the two years of the project. The young people shared their testimonies in videos and quotes, highlighting particularly the international training workshop in Croatia and Trento, as well…

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