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Start-up incubator for persons with refugee and migrant background

Capacity is a non-profit association established in 2015. Capacity aims to facilitate the economic and social inclusion of persons with refugee and migrant background into a sustainable Swiss economy and society. Our comprehensive 7-month start-up programme was the first incubator of its kind in Zurich.

The programme is tailored for entrepreneurs with refugee and migrant background who would like to launch a business or socio-cultural initiative. We offer numerous personal and professional development tools for our participants to find opportunities as big as their dreams.

Workshops

Interactive Workshops guided through the Lean Start-up Method on topics such as entrepreneurship, community building, intercultural communication, integration and diversity

Mentoring Program

Experienced local professionals support our participants to launch their business idea or social/cultural initiative. Our programme is a 2-way engagement in business and project co-creation.

Networking

Networking opportunities for individuals and companies who are passionate about social justice and radical inclusion
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