Policy area: employment
Short description: is a bridge-building organisation in Norway for users who are long- term recipients of social assistance, and persons who have experienced or been engaged in crime, substance abuse, mental illness and unemployment. Their objective is creating work solutions to social exclusion.
Qualitative evidence: KREM increases the skills and competences for social inclusion putting together in same level users who are suffering some kind of social exclusion with researchers, public servants a private business in order to listen contributions of users on how to improve their situations. End-users said that participate in this space learn to see possibilities and not only problems. They have also learned to be problem solving oriented, to set goals and seek concrete solutions.