Development Cooperative Etri

Development Cooperative Etri
Etri community focuses on the development of innovative services that enable social inclusion within local communities of Slovenia. It combines approaches of ecology, ergonomics and ethical economy
Social Purpose: 
It offers a model that can help decreasing the number of social excluded individuals. Consequently, it enables to improve their quality of life and interconnect services within local communities.
Social Impact: 
The main social impact of the Etri business model can be seen in the number of new developed jobs for various vulnerable groups. By using this approach, 36 new green jobs have been created since year 2011 within Etri community.
Innovative Character: 
It is based on interdisciplinary approach that redesigns professions. It connects private and public sector and is adapted to the needs of local communities in order to increase its self-sufficiency and social responsibility.