Young European Cooperatives

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.