Conference “Work Integration Social Enterprises in the EU”

ENSIE and ACT Group are pleased to invite you to the conference “Work Integration Social Enterprises in the European Union” which will be held on 24 October in Zagreb, at the Conference Hall of the Houses of Europe starting at 9:30 AM.

The aim of the conference is to inform key stakeholders about the opportunities, challenges and the importance of work integration in social enterprises, present experiences and examples of good practice from several European Union countries and open dialogue on this important topic, in the context of the early stages of the development of social entrepreneurship in Croatia and lack of system work integration of disadvantaged people. The conference will gather social entrepreneurs, representatives of sheltered workshops, civil society organizations engaged in work integration and representatives of state institutions.

The working language is English, and there will be no translation provided (except to Croatian sign language). The draft program of the conference can be found here.

To participate in the conference please register here no later than October 20. We can accept a maximum of 2 representatives per organization; the organizers will confirm your attendance within 48 hours.

The conference is jointly organized by the ACT Group, the European network of social enterprises for work integration – ENSIE, the British Council Croatia and the Croatian Ministry of Labour and Pension System, with the support of the European Parliament, the Information Office of the Republic of Croatia.