The third edition of the Investor-Friendly Borough project, similarly to previous years, was organized by Regional Chamber of Commerce in Pomerania in cooperation with Institute for Projects' Development. The aim of the project was enhancement of quality concerning activities of entities of local authorities of the Pomeranian Voivodeship for development of entrepreneurship.
The assessment of all boroughs of Pomeranian Voivodeship is being conducted within the project in terms of support of entrepreneurs by borough as well as development of entrepreneurship and local initiatives in this area. The project is to be crown with a conference devoted to this issue during which the prizes for the best boroughs will be awarded. The principles of choice concerning the best borough were devised together with practices and theoreticians of local authority.
Awards and honorable mentions are granted in the following categories:
- Investor-Friendly Borough
- Activity for Entrepreneurs
- The Best Initiative for Entrepreneurs
The prize in the category of „The best initiative for entrepreneurs” was granted to the City of Gdańsk for the From Gdańsk to the World project. It is worth mentioning that it was the initiative realized by Inkubator STARTER and InvestGda in the period from April to December 2014. The program allowed to organize some business trips on conferences, seminars, fair trades and other events enabling globalization of the company's activities.