“Participatory Budgeting in the BSR: Status Quo Analysis” is ready #EmPaci

After long and detailed work on the #EmPaci the first results are ready to be presented – the Analysis of the Status Quo of the Civic Budget in the Baltic Sea Region countries!To give an idea of how participatory budgeting can be implemented, this report provides information on the current state of play and focuses on each […]

Another on-line meeting of #EmPaci Interreg BSR project

On 26th Nov 2020 our EmPaci project consortium had yet another meeting to discuss the latest outcomes of our project. Since we entered the strategic project phase, where many cities already had their PB pilots, we definitely had a lot to talk about. After the Project Partners meeting in October 2020 we also decided, it […]

Agenda for the UMBRELLA project final conference is ready!

Dear Umbrella’s beneficiary, On behalf of the Association of Polish Communes Euroregion Baltic as Lead Partner of Umbrella Project and on behalf of the whole project partnership, we would like to invite you to our final conference. Three years have passed since Umbrella was approved by INTERREG South Baltic Programme and launched by the partnership.This […]

We continue Erasmus+ project “Social entrepreneurship networking of the Baltic Sea region”

Our Erasmus + project KA2 “Social entrepreneurship networking of the Baltic Sea region” has begun in September and we continue the support for the recognition of the social economy and social entrepreneurship in the Baltic Sea Region.  BISER together with organisations from 4 other countries around the Baltic Sea launched yet another 2 years project […]

Join the “Social entrepreneurship Nordic and Baltic network” with new YOUTH section by InDigiSE project

About the Project The project “Social entrepreneurship development in the in the Baltic Sea region” has been granted within Erasmus+ programme and started its realization in September 2014. BISER joined the Network in 2017 and now actively supports it via Erasmus+ project “InDigiSE – Promotion of social entrepreneurship in the youth sector by digital and […]

#EmPaci project recommends: What can we learn from different models of participatory budgeting? session on 19th Nov online!

On 19-21st Nov UrbCultural Planning Interreg BSR project partner – Pomorskie Region will organise a conference, where 1st day will concentrate on the „Cities and Citizenship. How do inclusive models for participation offer novel ways to engage citizens in their communities?”. There will be three breakout sessions: 16.30 – 17.30: Breakout 1: Is active citizenship prerequisite […]

11th Annual Forum: Better together – even during the pandemic

Below yu can find the official summary of the 11th EUSBSR Annual Forum happening this year online and hosted by Turku, Finland! You will also find a link to the recording on YouTube. Enjoy your reading!  From the website: https://www.balticsea-region-strategy.eu/news-room/news/591138-11th-annual-forum-better-together-even-during-the-pandemic  The main theme of the 11th Annual Forum, and the very first online forum, on 20 […]

Umbrella project final conference 2nd Dec 2020, On-line

On 2nd December 2020, we invite all Umbrella partners and stakeholders, small and local South Baltic beneficiaries to join us and celebrate the final project event. What to expect? Summary of our project events & activities with comments from Umbrella partners, associated partners and beneficiaries; A solid portion of knowledge on EUSBSR and SDGs – how to align them better […]

How to engage disabled people in PB Info sheet – #EmPaci project recommends

How to engage disabled people in PB Info sheet A four-page, user-friendly guide that provides recommendations to engage disabled people in your PB process. At its best, participatory budgeting (PB) is a transformative way to more equally distribute power and resources. PB enables community members to decide how to allocate public funds, and to ensure […]

Read the English summary of the methodological guide for social incubators #SocialSeed_Project

SOCIAL SEED Eramsus+ project aims to develop and share 4 Intellectual Outputs How to create a social incubatorAnalyse best practices in Europe, structuring ideal incubator phases, timing, limitations, risks management of people with socially excluded backgrounds. METHODOLOGICAL GUIDE FOR SOCIAL INCUBATORS INCUBATION GUIDE FOR GROUPS AT RISK OF SOCIAL EXCLUSIONDownload Download the summary of the […]