Participatory budgeting is a process of democratic decision-making in which ordinary people take part in preparing and adopting a municipal or public budget. In the Baltic Sea region, only a few municipalities have applied participatory budgeting to date. A typical type of citizen in such a process is male, politically active, well-educated, and 35-65 years […]
Are you interested in transnational cooperation? Maybe you are working on your new project idea? If so, then we kindly invite you to Lund on 7th Feb 2019 to meet the UMBRELLA’s experts! Umbrella experts could provide: ✔️information on application procedure; ✔️definition of overall and specific objectives; ✔️outputs and outcomes; ✔️hints on the project budget. You can register here: https://bit.ly/2LZ4uEO […]
Are you a young girl/ boy between 18-25 years old? Would you like to know more about your right to access public information? Then our Youth Workshop is the right occasion for you to gain practical knowledge in this field, besides socially responsible relationships and participatory budgeting. The workshop will be organized by the Association […]
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Rent an Expert! Do you have a concrete project idea that you would like to submit in the current 6th Call for proposals of the Interreg South Baltic Programme? Umbrella project gives you the opportunity to “Rent-an-Expert”! How does it work? A pre-selected Expert will support you in assessing and developing a complete project application in your […]
Please see below the final agenda and the travel info for our UMBRELLA project South Baltic Sea conference “Bioeconomy – agricultural and fishery challenges for the future” happening in Kalmar, Sweden on 18-19th September 2018.
On behalf of the Umbrella project’s partnership BISER invites you to the two-day South Baltic Sea Conference: “Bioeconomy – agricultural and fishery challenges for the future” Kalmar (Sweden) Kalmarsalen- Skeppsbrogatan 49, 392 31 Kalmar 18th-19th September
Check out our new #socialenterprise guide and educational module we created with our #BalticSeaRegion🌊 partners Social Innovation Centre, KrausLab and Sociale Entreprenører i Danmark within the The Nordic Council of Ministers and The Nordic Council project „#SocialEntrepreneurship development in the #BSR„❗ Educational Module for Social Entrepreneurs Educational Module for Social Entrepreneurs Social Enterprise Guide “Educational Module for Social Entrepreneurs” Social entrepreneurs are motivated by the desire […]
Soon summer will end, and we will come back working in full-speed and organising cross-border conferences, micro activities and training for our local actors, NGOs and small communities in the South Baltic Sea Region. Before that, we thought you might need a little reminder on what happened during our first UMBRELLA project event for our beneficiaries!
The European Commission Internal Market, Industry, Entrepreneurship and SMEs Directorate General is launching a European Social Economy Regions 2018 pilot aiming at building effective networks of the social economy and social innovation stakeholders and raising awareness about the social economy at regional and local level. The pilot will bring together regional and local stakeholders, social […]