Based in Castel San Giorgio, Italy, Cooperativa Sociale DESY is a social enterprise that works on fostering communal housing models for less-privileged communities, more specifically, immigrants, young people and those with a low income.
The organization also works with the University of Salerno in order to build a tourism industry that helps to employ marginalized communities. The mission is done through a variety of practices including bed and breakfasts, catering services, art workshops and nature programs. Aside from the B&B, there's also a hostel and a country house, named Sir John House and Barony respectively. The goal is to create inclusive housing and promote human and social capital through their cooperative work in the area.
Cooperativa Sociale DESY website
Cooperativa on Facebook
Cooperativa on LinkedIn
Cooperativa on Google Plus
Stats for Italian Communal Housing Models
Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 549 clicks in 170 w
Interest: 0.5 minutes
Concept: Cooperativa Sociale DESY
Related: 65 examples / 50 photos
Segment: Neutral, 12-55
Comparison Set: 24 similar articles, including: worker-owned web design, block-printed artisan clothing, and dairy farming e-businesses.
Italian Communal Housing Models
More Stats +/-
Block-Printed Artisan Clothing
Worker-Owned Web Design
Dairy Farming e-Businesses
Ethical Anti-Poverty Initiatives
Carbon-Free Coffee Roasters