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3. Employment & Entrepreneurship

3.10 Promotion of entrepreneurship culture

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In Croatia, promotion of entrepreneurship takes place through the organization of international, regional and local trade fairs of entrepreneurs and craftsmen. Their organization is under the jurisdiction of the Croatian Employers’ Association and Croatian Chamber of Trades and Crafts. Moreover, public institutions, such as some ministries and agencies, are involved through patronage.

Special events and activities

There are no public events and activities aimed at strengthening the entrepreneurial culture of youth, organized by government or financed from public resources.

The development of social entrepreneurship in Croatia is supported by the Strategy for Development of Social Entrepreneurship in the Republic of Croatia 2015-2020, whose specific objectives are:

  1. establishment and improvement of the legislative and institutional framework for the development of social entrepreneurship
  2. establishment of a financial framework for the effective performance of social entrepreneurs
  3. promoting the importance and role of social entrepreneurship through all forms of education
  4. ensuring the visibility of the role and possibilities of social entrepreneurship in the Republic of Croatia and informing the general public about themes related to social entrepreneurship issues