Matevz Slokar


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Name: Matevz Slokar
Organization: Institute S for creating opportunities for young
Title: Director and Founder
Matevž Slokar has been developing the S project since 2012 after meeting the representatives of Jamie Oliver's Foundation at conference in Slovenia. Following the example of Oliver's Fifteen restaurant in London, Matevž Slokar began to train seven young people aged between 18 and 25, who could not get a job. Becouse of difficulties getting external funds for running the project, Matevz decided to go its own way. Now S project runs three restaurants and employs 27 people. They also produced culinary TV show and launched glass with a purpose to get funds for S academy. He is inspiring young enterpreneur with numerous ideas. He wants to learn new things all the time and he never forgets to have fun.

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Jul 08, 2014 / 0 Comments / in Employment, Education, Youth development, Social enterprise

S academy is an innovative educational model, that provides training for unemployable young aged between 18 and 25 without concluded education and working experiences. In 6 months training they gain knowledge and experience to become employable and independent.