Category : World

Tha Fairphone : A smartphone with social values !

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“Buy a fairphone, Join a movement” is kind of slogan for this new smartphone The least we can say is that the smartphone industry and much was written on its unethical … Lire la suite

How does the European Social Funds (FSE) help european entrepreneurship

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Bringing opportunities to Lithuanian ‘Neet’ youngsters –   ESF- funded project to support more than 35 000 young people as they build a future. The nationwide ‘Discover Yourself’ project aims to … Lire la suite

Going digital in Denmark

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ESF funding to boost Danish SMEs’ digitalisation processes and e-commerce. A new project, managed by FDIH, the Danish e-commerce association, aims to support SMEs in their digitalisation efforts, while enhancing their … Lire la suite

Partners in Poland’s social economy

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Lower Silesia Voivodship is boosting the region’s ‘third sector’ with the help of ESF funding. Over EUR 3.7 million will go towards the creation of new non-government organisations (NGOs) and for … Lire la suite

Commission adopts ambitious new Circular Economy Package

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the Commission adopted an ambitious new Circular Economy Package to stimulate Europe’s transition towards a circular economy which will boost global competitiveness, foster sustainable economic growth and generate new jobs. On … Lire la suite

Responsible action – an opportunity to be harnessed

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As I write this column, the rain is pouring down and the wind beats menacingly at the roof sheets. It is almost dawn by the Aura River. This is not the … Lire la suite

Danmark and the ‘plus side’ of social businesses

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An innovative drop-in centre in Denmark goes one step further … it’s a growing social business in its own right. The Danish city of Aabenraa is showing that a social service … Lire la suite

Cop21- Let our Leaders know … The World is watching !

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THE WORLD IS WATCHING !… For years we’ve watched our climate change. We’ve watched glaciers melt, seas rise, and storms get fiercer. We’ve watched this new reality transform our lives while too … Lire la suite

Bringing cultures together to forge lasting bonds

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The cities of Chaves in northern Portugal and Verín in Galicia, Spain lie so close together they are already classed as a conurbation, despite being on different sides of the border. … Lire la suite