Specialisterne changes the way society perceives autism. By employing autistic people, who have ten times lower fault rate in software testing, programming, data-entry and other tasks, Specialisterne transforms autism from a handicap to a competitive advantage.
JobAct pioneers intertwined paths of self-discovery and skills training to dramatically increase the chances of employment for unemployed people of all ages, a new method that outperforms state agencies’ rates by 24%.
THIS WORKS SUMMIT aimed to illustrate first-hand the power of scaling proven social innovations for employment and recovery across Europe and inspire bolder and grounded employment policies throughout the European Union. The summit was a unique opportunity to meet 10 outstanding social innovators and their partners and discuss how the programmes they developed could be transferred and applied elsewhere in Europe to scale their social impact