An overview of Ready for Business/ReforB  project activities 

More than a year youth from Latvia and Lithuania has a unique chance to get to know the real world behind entrepreneurship, and to gain knowledge of what kind of skills they need to have to start their own business. Project Ready for Business/ReforB is a outcome of Interreg Latvia-Lithuania program 2014.-2020., that has been created by 6 partners – 3 from Latvia, 3 from Lithuania. The aim of the game is to encourage young people to get interested into business world and to start to understand what it takes to start your own business.

This project consists of two kinds of activities – theoretical knowledge gained in seminars and a practical opportunity to use newly acquired knowledge in a business simulation game. In the last 4-month period 24 young people from Ventspils has participated in 4 project activities. Two seminars – in 22nd March gaining knowledge in a seminar in Panevezys (LT), and in 31st of March visiting Daugavpils (LV).  Participants also had two opportunities to take part in business simulation games – 6th of April visiting Visagina (LT) and in 14th of June visiting Jelgava.

Anna Fedotovska, participant of seminar and simulations game describes project activities as an interesting experience:  “It was an interesting way how to force myself step outside the box and to think differently than usually. I liked to gain new experience about different entrepreneurs. If I would have a chance, I would attend again!”

Meanwhile project coordinators have created a animation that explains the aim and process of the project. You can view it HERE.

Next project activities will be held in September and October this year. Don’t miss out new information, follow-

Contact information:
NGO “Ventspils Jauniešu dome”
Project coordinator: – Unda Egendorfa
Tel: 29955093

Interreg Latvijas – Lietuvas programmas 2014.–2020. gadam mērķis ir sekmēt programmas reģionu ilgtspējīgu sociālekonomisko attīstību, palīdzot tos padarīt konkurētspējīgākus un pievilcīgākus dzīvošanai, uzņēmējdarbībai un tūrismam.

Šo projektu finansē Eiropas Savienība, Latvijas valsts un Ventspils pilsētas pašvaldība.,

Šis raksts ir sagatavots ar Eiropas Savienības finansiālo atbalstu. Par šī raksta saturu pilnībā atbild biedrība Ventspils Jauniešu dome un tas nekādos apstākļos nav uzskatāms par Eiropas Savienības oficiālo nostāju.