The Development Partnership DP provided extensive capacity building to business mentors who are the key personal link between people who are excluded from the labour market and the world of self-employment. The DP supported 5000 business start ups in Great Britain for people who are excluded from the labour market. DP recruited and trained 4200 volunteer business mentors.


Developed national occupational standard for business mentoring.

Main target groups



Main theme of intervention

Culture and Conditions

Project name

Business Mentoring: An EQUAL Partnership

Member state/region


Contact information

Brigit Matten

Prince's Trust (London, Park Square East) [[category:older people

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