|Grant Recipient:||OR Movement|
|Program:||Economic Growth – Creating and Presenting New Employment Opportunities|
Create and map thousands of jobs in the Negev and Galilee communities in order to foster economic growth in these regions.
|Field of Interest:||Economic Development|
Founded in 2002, the OR Movement works to develop and populate the Negev and Galilee regions. It focuses on strategic economic development in the periphery by creating new programs and distributing information related to culture, economic growth, community life, education, internships, employment opportunities, housing/relocation, and tourism.
The Economic Growth Program maps and posts approximately 13,500 job opportunities in the Negev and Galilee regions, with the goal of filling 85% or 11,475 of them. The program creates relocation incentives for companies in order to foster comprehensive and sustainable economic growth in the Negev region.