Being a Female Entrepreneur

“Being a Female Entrepreneur” is an innovative Erasmus+ (KA2) project, which implementation started in October 2020. Partnership consists of 7 entities from Spain, Greece, Cyprus, Belgium, Croatia and Romania. participates to this project representing Greece.

Project focuses to the Cultural and Creative Industries sector and to the promotion of female entrepreneurship. The aim of this project is to reinforce, support and guidance women, especially women from vulnerable groups (refugees, single -parent families, etc.), in order to create their own business in the Cultural and Creative Industries Sector. Innovative training and assessment tools will be developed to achieve this aim.

The activities, which will be developed during the project’s lifetime, addresses mainly to women from vulnerable groups, who wants to be entrepreneurs in the Cultural and Creative Industries sector, but also to cultural enterprises, enterprises in tourism sector, educational institutions and public bodies.


Expected results

“Being a Female Entrepreneur”, is expected to produce the following intellectual outputs:

  •    Digital Interactive Map of cultural and creative enterprises in Europe

This Digital Interactive Map will be a database with information on legislation, regulations and good practices of entrepreneurship in Cultural and Creative Industries sector in European countries. It will be a multilingual tool, which will enable women who want to create a business in this sector, to find useful information from different European countries. is responsible for retrieving the required data from Greece and other European countries and will participate to the development of the Digital Interactive Map.

  •    ICT tool for (cultural) business self-evaluation

This ICT tool is targeting to women who are entering to Cultural and Creative Industries sector as entrepreneurs. The aim is to enable women to self-assess their cultural skills and competences, in order to become more conscious of their own capacities and, therefore, more critical and competent to participate in their learning process., will design, implement and maintain the ICT tool, with the participation of all project partners.

  •    Social Skill Self Evaluation Tool

This Self – Assessment Tool will enable end-users to identify the social skills which they have, but also those do not have, in order to understand the type and level of education they need. The Self Evaluation Tool will be user friendly and accessible from any device. is responsible for organizing the procedure for the pilot test of the Self Evaluation Tool in partners’ countries.

  •    Online Training Program

An Online Training Program will be created, targeting to women from disadvantaged groups, who want to create their own business in the Cultural and Creative Industries Sector. The training program will be available in English, Greek, Spanish, French, Croatian and Romanian. The chosen method to be followed is distant learning. will participate to the development of educational material and to the piloting of the Online Training Program in Greece.

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