What is up for Social Economy in Europe for the next years? Read here our take on the Commissioner-delegates hearing in front of the European Parliament!
ENSIE was glad to participate to the Moldovan National Conference on Social Entrepeneurship. It was a great opportunity to talk about measuring social impact and creating new ntework of social enterprises. Our account of this event is to find here.
ENSIE is pleased to be involved in the renewal of the Social Economy Intergroup at the European Parliament! We need to be mobilized in order to move the lines in the next 5 years!
ENSIE was one of the contributors to two European Commission reports on long term unemployment. We were also invited to the final conference of this project : “Bringing the long-term unemployed back into work” which was held in Brussels on June, 27th .
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Eurofound, published recently a report on “Cooperatives and social enterprises: Work and employment in selected countries” which confirm the importance of social enterprises in the economy and call for more support from the EU and national government! More on this here.
In the last few months, the EESC adopted two reports hugely important for the Social economy. If you are interested, read our take on this here!
With the help of some ENSIE's members, here is the third and last episode of the collection of the WISEs workers' needs, obstacles and concerns related to EU social employment policies and the impact they have on their social situation. You can find the full workers' messages campaign on ENSIE's YouTube Channel.
FROM OUR MEMBERS
Consorzio Abele Lavoro, CNCA and Idee in Rete propose a reflection to relaunch the social cooperation in job placement. A Manifesto that is the result of meetings and debates between operators in the past months and that is being further discussed to gather additional stimuli and aggregate other people and organizations around this theme
As experienced project implementers, GALILEO PROGETTI non-profit Ltd. was invited and selected to participate in the FuturE+ event, being familiar with the Erasmus+ program, and being considered an organization that mediates in accordance with local, national and international needs
On the 19-20 February 2019, ACT Grupa and Brodoto, in partnership with Mozaik Foundation, SMART Kolektiv and EVPA organised the Impact 2019 Conference in Belgrade, Serbia. The organisers brought all relevant stakeholders in the field of impact investing, management, promotion and measurement to inspire and lead South East Europe and the wider CEE region to an even more impactful years and work.
ENSIE and its Belgian member, RES, welcomed the Moldovan delegation represented by ENSIE’s member, Eco-Razeni. At the agenda, the exchange of good practices, the challenges faced by the social economy and its development in Moldova as well as some WISEs visits (MAD café, Terre asbl, Tri-Terre, Pan-Terre)
The European Commission launched an evaluation of ESF support to social inclusion. Its goal is to assess how the ESF promotes social inclusion and combats poverty/discrimination; structural reforms and the visibility, usefulness, relevance, value for money and effectiveness of ESF measures.You can participate here.
The European Commission launched an evaluation of theState subsidy rules for health and social services of general economic interest. You’ll find all the information on this consultation here.