The project is part of the framework of the POCTEP (Programa de cooperación transfronteriza entre España y Portugal) and financed by FEDER (European Regional Development Fund).
There is an extensive amount and quality of public workforce involved in supplying services to Ruta CECE users. The variety of topics covered by the training is vast, as there are more than 60 different training courses: tourism, caring assistance, environment, financing, informatics, management, marketing, negotiations, human resources, etc. The material has been created by experts while considering the necessities of the entrepreneurs, therefore, making it clear and understandable for everyone.
The mentors have a profile where they share their background and areas of expertise on the platform, thus mentees select their mentors according to their necessities.
Stakeholders and Partners:
The project Ruta CECE was created with the aim of promoting cross-border entrepreneurship and collaboration between Spain and Portugal, creating networks, sharing knowledge and promoting the economies of the regions involved. The partner cities are collaborating to support e-commerce entrepreneurs and also providing special assistance for immigrants.
The partner organisations, Mita and UATAE, offer a face-to-face service for participants to obtain financial aid, bank loans, and generally speed up procedures.