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Mar 12, 2019
Social Enterprises and Brexit

Brexit is a significant challenge for enterprises in Ireland and the UK and social enterprises involved in international trade are not immune. The uncertainty places constraints on what enterprises and social enterprises can do in terms of forward planning and development. In the context of the InTSEnSE project social enterprises who are trading or planning[…]

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Feb 26, 2019
Update from Wrexham Glyndwr University

In terms of the project, we have been working on the interview data which will form the basis for the educational modules. We are anticipate that this will be complete before we have our final project meeting in Freiburg in April 2019. In terms of dissemination we have been promoting the project locally and Dr[…]

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Feb 22, 2019
Social entrepreneurship is getting more popular in Lithuania

Social entrepreneurship is all about the companies or entrepreneurs dealing with social, ecological, cultural and other issues which are important to society. It does not focus on traditional indicators such as financial benefits but creates economic value in a way that also generates social progress and value for society. Social entrepreneurship is a more responsible[…]

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Dec 11, 2018
EUCLID Network – Gathering to Grow, 7th December 2018

The EUCLID Network is the European network to empower civil society & social enterprise. As part of their work they run Erasmus for Young Social Entrepreneurs, a pan-European programme that brings together aspiring social entrepreneurs with more experienced peers. On the 7th December 2018 EUCLID Network hosted a ‘Gathering to Grow’ event in London, for[…]

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Nov 23, 2018
International Conference “So What” in Vilnius (Lithuania)

The first pan-Baltic conference on social impact was held in Vilnius, Lithuania on 22nd November 2018. There were representatives from the social enterprise sectors from several countries, including the UK, Lithuania, Latvia, Sweden, Finland, and Estonia. Mark Richardson, Rasa Žilionė and Loreta Sinkevičiūtė attended on behalf of the INTSENSE project. During his address, Mark spoke[…]

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Sep 24, 2018
Fragile Communities Meeting

This initiative seeks to consider methods where Fragile communities can be supported in the context of community/local development. InTSEnSE was showcased to present how Social Enterprise can scale and have both local, regional and international impact. More about: information event and workshop “Fragile communities”. Tipperary Co Co Strategic Policy Committee: LIT presented the InTSEnSE project, and[…]

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Sep 20, 2018
Short term joint staff training event in Rome

From September 16th to Thursday 20th 2018, in the context of the ERASMUS+ Project INTSENSE, a Short term joint staff training event (C1) was held in Rome hosted by the italian partner Archivio della Memoria. The Meeting place was in Casa Internazionale della Donna in Rome, in the Trastevere neighbourhood. The partners that joined the meeting[…]

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Sep 15, 2018
Social Enterprise World Forum

From September 12th to the 14th, INTSENSE team member, Mark Richardson from Social Impact Consulting, attended the Social Enterprise World Forum in Edinburgh on behalf of the project. This huge conference brought together 1400 delegates from 67 different countries. Mark took part in a specific workshop on internationalising social enterprise, speaking about the INTSENSE project.[…]

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Jul 16, 2018
SESBA Conference in Greece

On July 12th and 13th 2018 SESBA conference took place at the Cultural Center of the Municipality of Egaleo “Hellenic Pencil”, in Athens (Greece) entitled “Social Enterprises’ business advising in contemporary Europe: Challenges and possibilities”. Local stakeholders, business advisors, social entrepreneurs, journalists, representatives from the Hellenic Ministry of Labour, Social Insurance and Social Solidarity, university[…]

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Jan 24, 2018
Kick-off project partnership meeting in Athens (Greece)

On 22-23 of January 2018 the host partners from the University of Patras (Greece) welcomed in Central Hotel Athens in Greece the InTSEnSE project partner’s from Wrexham Glyndwr University (coordinating organisation, UK), Limerick Institute of Technology (Ireland), Archivio della Memoria (Italy), Pädagogische Hochschule Freiburg (Germany), Social Impact Consulting Ltd. (UK), Inovaciju biuras (Lithuania) and Sociālās[…]

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