Young European Cooperatives (YEC) is a 3-year Erasmus+ KA2 project. There
are four partner schools from Germany (Duisburg), Italy (Sant’Agata di Militello),
Slovakia (Banská Bystrica) and Catalonia (Manresa). The students will learn
how to create and manage different cooperative companies to sell products and
services appealing to young people. They will share and present their work to
the other high schools using English and different ICT tools.
Promote the development of entrepreneurship (entrepreneurial skills
and attitudes) putting into practice a set of knowledge, skills and
Provide students with basic skills for creating and running a business
through a real and practical experience promoting cooperative learning.
Provide a global and critical education by encouraging cooperation
between students and teachers from different schools and encouraging
contact with companies and organizations locally.
Be aware of local, ecological and sustainable issues.