Refugee Entrepreneurs: mapping European ecosystems to overcome the barriers

Refugees are more likely to start new businesses but they face significant barriers to success. The report – developed in cooperation with Impact Hub – highlights best practises across Europe to enable refugee entrepreneurs to flourish.

This study was carried out by Impact Hub mapped key actors supporting newcomer entrepreneurs in 10 markets in Europe (Austria, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Sweden, Turkey and the UK) collecting practitioners’ insights on current capacities and barriers and selecting good practices. It highlights opportunities to strengthen support for newcomer entrepreneurs both at ecosystem and programme level.