Social Enterprise Day 2017!!

#WhoKnew that today we do celebrate #SocialEnterpriseDay ❗🎉 „What exactly is a social enterprise❓ Well, it’s an organization that works to improve the lives of people and the environment, utilizing strategies usually reserved for commercial endeavors.” “Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. They will not rest until they have […]

What exactly is the project: Social entrepreneurship development in the Baltic Sea region?

Why this project? In 2014 Social innovation center has conducted the study “Social enterprise sector snapshot around the Baltic sea” and identified that learning possibilities on social entrepreneurship (SE) offered in the Baltic Sea region are critically low in Latvia and not well served in Poland. There is no formal education for SE in Poland. […]

BISER representatives at the first kick-off Partnership Meeting in Riga

The first meeting of the new project “Social entrepreneurship development in the Baltic Sea region” took place on 27th September 2017 in Riga. The aim of the meeting was to present experience of each project’s organization and identification of key activities in the project. The main objective of the entire project is to stimulate the […]

Social Entrepreneurship Development in the Baltic Sea Region – our new project launched!

Please see more info on our new project „Social Entrepreneurship Development in the Baltic Sea Region” that was launched last month. Soon we will present more info on the project and summarize the kick-off meeting in Riga. Stay tuned! http://www.norden.org/sv/nordiska-ministerraadet/samarbetsministrarna-mr-sam/ryssland/ansoek-om-bidrag/nordiska-ministerraadets-stoedprogram-foer-organisationer-i-oestersjoeregionen/projekt-2017/social-entrepreneurship-development-in-the-baltic-sea-region  

Boosting social enterprise development – Good practice compendium

You can find now compendium with practical information on boosting social enterprises from the analysis of 20 initiatives in several EU member-countries, covering a range of policy areas from legal frameworks, finance, market access, and support structures, to education and skills. This publication is available in electronic format in English on EC website. Please see link: http://ec.europa.eu/social/main.jsp?catId=738&langId=en&pubId=7996&furtherPubs=yes  

BISER representatives at the 15th BS NGO Network Forum in Iceland

The XVth Baltic Sea NGO Network Forum took place on 18-20 May, 2017 at the Duus Museum, Art, and Cultural Center of Reykjanesbær, in Iceland. With the ongoing exhibition “Animals Great and Smallˮ, a part of the children’s art festival, the participants were surrounded by artwork from a different level ranging from kindergarten to high […]