Senior Social Entrepreneuring develops within the concept of social innovation. Social innovation is strongly encouraged at the European political level since it allows to find new and better ways to solve social problems and needs.
The project brings together 3 top priorities in Europe 2020 policy:
- The need to retain or re-engage the increasing number of European seniors as active social and economic contributors
- The need to bring about social innovation as an alternative to traditional public services
- The need to promote entrepreneurial mind-sets and initiative-taking in the communities
Here you can access the complete Framework document