This second edition is entitled The Job Challenge. This is a call to think out of the box; a call open to each and every European; a call for solutions with the potential to better serve people looking for work, to improve their capacity to find a job or to create new social/environmental businesses. This is social innovation for jobs.
'From waste to wow!' (Italy): fashion business demands perfection, and slightly damaged textile cannot be used for top brands. The project intends to recycle this first quality waste into limited collections and thereby provide jobs to disadvantaged women. This is about creating highly marketable products and social value through recycling.
Source : Communiqué European Social Innovation Competittion