01 Introduction - MedTOWN Tunisia National Workshop on social innovation

The National Workshop was organized on  10,11, 24 and 25th November 2022. It aimed at public actors, civil society organizations and social entrepreneurs and innovators based in the Manouba and Mahdia regions in Tunisia. The following topics were addressed: social entrepreneurship, social and solidarity economy, social innovation and co-production.

The objective of the workshop was to train the participants in the development of co-production of initiatives in their regions with the technical assistance of the Tunisian Centre for Social Entrepreneurship (TSCE), which could be funded under the MedTOWN subgrants scheme. During the workshops, representatives from different actors of the local social economy ecosystem were brought together develop led locally initiatives that will contribute to the social and economic inclusion of vulnerable groups.