What happend during the Baltic Sea NGO Forum 2018 in Uppsala?

Over 90 participants gathered last week to participate in the #BalticSeaNGONetworkForum2018 in Uppsala, 🇸🇪️. UMBRELLA project partners – BISER – Bałtycki Instytut Spraw Europejskich i Regionalnych and POMORSKIE Regional EU Office also took part in the Forum and participated in the #capacitybuilding workshops. This was a great chance to meet new partners, spread knowledge about the UMBRELLA project and upcoming Awareness Rising Event in #Gdańsk […]

Interested in Baltic Sea Cooperation? Join us for the Awareness Rising Event in Gdańsk!

Dear Partners and Guests, I write on behalf of the Association of Polish Communes of Euroregion Baltic (Poland) and Umbrella project’s partnership to invite you to the two-day Awareness Raising Event:  „On the way of cooperation in the South Baltic Sea” Gdansk (Poland) European Solidarity Centre 11th-12th June You can find the invitation and Agenda of the […]

Baltic Sea NGO Forum in Uppsala is almost here!

Only one day until we leave to Sweden to join the Baltic Sea NGO Network Annual Forum in Uppsala! This is a great chance to meet new partners, exchange practical knowledge and experiences, as well as talk over project ideas. The Baltic Sea NGO Network is an international body that brings together NGOs from 11 countries: Denmark, Estonia, […]

Get to know the UMBRELLA project

Why are the small local actors so important to us?       They are an extremely important element of democracy – on a local scale: express the aspirations and unmet needs of small communities create and differentiate social opinion act in favour of minority interests care about the common good are an element of […]

9th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR

The 9th Annual Forum of the EUSBSR will be held in Tallinn on 4–5 June 2018. The Forum will be hosted by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia together with the Baltic Development Forum in close cooperation with the European Commission and other partners.  About 700 participants from governments, international organisations, NGOs, universities, local […]

Why join the Baltic Sea NGO Network?

The Baltic Sea NGO Network is a cooperative body of Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) in the Baltic Sea Area. The network is open to all organisations with an interest in Baltic Sea Cooperation.   The purpose of the network is to support and strengthen civil society in the Baltic Sea area by bringing together NGOs from different Baltic […]

UMBRELLA EFFECT

Umbrella – we support local initiatives Local initiatives implemented by various entities are an essential element in the proper functioning of any community. Their aim is to solve various types of problems at the local level and undertake important social initiatives. The main objective of the Umbrella project is to provide specific knowledge and skills […]

Basics of the social entrepreneurship – free training!

Basics of the social entrepreneurship  – free training! FOR EDUCATORS, TEACHERS, NGO REPRESENTATIVES, STUDENTS AND ALL INTERESTED IN THE FIELDS OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISE The program includes: How to recognize a chance for a prosocial business in social problems? Creating a social enterprise – developing a business plan; Building a team in a social enterprise and […]

Stakeholder’s Seminar in Warsaw within Policy Area (PA) Education

Last week we’ve participated in the stakeholder’s Seminar in Warsaw within Policy Area (PA) Education, one of the Policy Areas of the EU Strategy for the Baltic Sea Region (EUSBSR). Stakeholders Seminar took place on 28 March 2018 in the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Warsaw. The aims of this seminar were: -to inform about […]

Seed Money Facility “BSR youth social entrepreneurship development BYSED”

We are pleased to inform that our project BYSED was approved on 19th Feb 2016 and will receive a grant from the Facility. BISER, who was the leader of the project consortium, will act together with 6 other partners: Social Innovation Centre from Riga, Public Institution „Sveikatingumo idėjos” from Lithuania, Estonian Social Enterprise Network from Tallin, […]