The Local Government Board has recently approved the proposal of the Councilor for Economic Development, Inmaculada Blázquez, to sign a collaboration agreement with the Association of Young Entrepreneurs "Guadalentín Emprende" in order to promote entrepreneurial culture and the creation of companies in the municipality of Totana.
The purpose of this agreement is basically to create a framework of collaboration and cooperation between the Consistory totanero and this entity aimed at promoting the creation of businesses by young people at the municipal level.
In addition, support for the exercise of business activities by said group during the first years of its establishment, aimed at its consolidation and consolidation, as well as the promotion of entrepreneurial culture will be encouraged.
The City of Totana has consolidated to a large extent that culture of business and professional initiative as a result of the activity developed in recent years from the Department of Economic Development in terms of promoting business and entrepreneurial culture, through different training activities , information, guidance, motivation and support for entrepreneurs and young entrepreneurs, who wish to launch business initiatives.
The municipality of Totana, as "Entrepreneurial Municipality" that is and if it wants to be a competitive economic zone in the context of the Region, has to maintain and improve as far as possible conditions and a climate favorable to the entrepreneurial spirit.
For this purpose, the City Council has adequate and fundamental municipal facilities to develop and promote a true culture of business dynamics mainly among young people, facilitating the creation and management of companies: the Center for Local Development and the Municipal Business Nursery (VIVEM) , both infrastructures nestled in the industrial estate "El Saladar".
Under this agreement, collaboration and cooperation between the two entities will result, without constituting a closed relationship, in the development of different actions, such as the promotion of entrepreneurship and the professionalization of young entrepreneurs;
and the realization and dissemination of new business opportunities among potential entrepreneurs in the municipality.
Similarly, individualized information, guidance, advice and support will be promoted for entrepreneurs and young entrepreneurs;
as well as the organization of talks, workshops and seminars on entrepreneurial culture;
and the celebration of conferences between businessmen and entrepreneurs to share experiences.
In particular, "Guadalentín Emprende" will carry out, with the collaboration of the City Council, the organization of one or two annual conferences aimed at entrepreneurs, young entrepreneurs or students of the economics and professional training branches of the teaching centers of the municipality.
The Guadalentín Young Entrepreneurs Association "Guadalentín Emprende" is a non-profit business organization that associates young entrepreneurs under the age of forty, whose purposes include the representation, management and defense of the professional and business interests of its members , and the promotion and promotion of business generation for them, through the activities and the means at their disposal.
The Consistory, in its field of competence must carry out actions aimed at promoting local employment, said objective being the backbone of all the measures adopted to activate the sectors of the local economy that are considered potential employment sites.
The City Council will contribute in each year of duration of this agreement, for the achievement of its objectives, with an economic contribution of 300 euros;
Said expense shall be charged to the corresponding budgetary application of the general budget of 2020 and 2021, which shall become effective once this agreement is signed.
The credit required to meet the 2021 obligation is conditioned on its effective budgetary appropriation in said fiscal year.