Category: Opportunities

Kurz sociálne podnikanie, EUBA  Social Business EUBA (Katedra sociálneho rozvoja a práce, EUBA, Národohospodárska fakulta)  StartUp Centrum TUKE  Read More
AWARDS FOR SOCIAL ENTERPRISE SOZIAL MARIE : Project type: Ongoing Eligible countries: Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Croatia, Slovenia, Germany AWARD FOR SOCIAL INTEGRATION : Project type: Ongoing or completed Eligible countries: Countries in Central, Eastern, and South-Eastern Europe Ideen Gegen Armut : Project type: Business idea/early stage Eligible… Read More
It was in 2014 when Nyesiga Damiano and Myheirwe Enoch graduated from University with Bachelor’s Degrees after which unemployment welcomed them with a grotesque face. They thought of how best they could overcome this challenge that had made most youth all over the country desperate. Having thought of it, they… Read More
In July 2016, TechCrunch published an article titled “Austria: The up-and-coming early-stage investment capital of Europe”.  To many, Austria can seem like a country of the past, one whose very charm lies in the fact that its best days are behind it. The Austro-Hungarian Empire collapsed almost 100 years ago, and,… Read More
Public sector support to social enterprises consists mainly of financial support to SÖBs and GBPs. Others schemes, financed by public funds (like the UGP or aws business support), are accessible to social enterprises and steps have been taken to better adapt these tools to the needs of social enterprises.  Besides, there are… Read More
The Matching Platform “Social City Wien” has been launched to promote social enterprise, covering both well-established SÖB and GBP and new bottom-up initiatives and targeting social investors as well as individuals interested in setting up social enterprises. The aim of the platform is to provide advice and foster learning and… Read More
NESst Slovakia/ NESsT-Citi Social Enterprise Competition  Social Enterprise Competition  Ja Slovensko  Social Businesses of Employment Integration  Commercial, social and inclusive business in Slovakia  Law on Social Entrepreneurship in Slovakia to be introduced  A municipality as a social business: Spišský Hrhov  Law on Services for Employement  Impact Hub Bratislava  Social Enterprises in Slovakia  Action plan for… Read More
''The First Healthy Food Restaurant with a Social Business Model in Macedonia'' It’s the 21st century, yet in our developing country, Macedonia, there are still people that can’t afford proper meals and are recurrently deprived of food for more than 24 hours. In Skopje, homeless people are provided the opportunity to visit open public kitchens that offer free meals, but the unfortunate reality… Read More
Animal toys like Girrafes, Elephants, Rhinos, Warthog tortoise and many others created out of the worn out flip-flops. Benson started in a very humble beginning at the roadside in his home area in Ngong Nairobi. One day of November in the year 2013, Benson woke up, being tired of long in… Read More
“If you are going to get anything done in Africa, in Kenya and by extension in my region Kisii, then you have got to be made of steel.  Nobody has ever done it best. In fact, people don’t know how to do it.” Mayaka, a son of peasant farmer mother… Read More