Alcoutim joins the informal education project “Muda_TT+ (Change your Territory)”

Protocol was signed on Wednesday

The Municipality of Alcoutim joined this Wednesday, the 22nd, the project “Muda_TT+ (Change your Territory)”, a project promoted by the Baixo Alentejo Social Innovation Incubator (IISBA) of the Nossa Senhora da Graça Social Center (CSNSG).

The protocol signed between the municipality and the entity promoting the project «aims at cooperation between CSNSG, in its capacity as IISBA, the Municipality of Alcoutim and other partner entities in the collaborative network of the Muda_TT+ project, within the scope of promotion and implementation of activities within the school community».

«Muda_TT+, as a collaborative informal education project, has as its main purpose the valorization of the rural world, among young people, with the aim of transmitting the values ​​and potential of the region, making it a living laboratory of learning and skills, in that the activities take place, for the most part, in a practical and rural context, in which the aim is to bring young people closer to the sectors that exist in the territory, raising awareness of the themes of rurality and training them in the concepts of entrepreneurship and social innovation», according to the Alcoutim Chamber.

This project has as partners ACOS – Associação de Agricultores do Sul, Agroturismo Xistos, Empresa Municipal de Água e Saneamento de Beja (EMAS), Herdade Vale da Rosa and Caixa de Crédito Agrícola Mútuo do Alentejo Sul.