Social Entrepreneurship – an alternative to the civil societies in Eastern Europe?

Social Entrepreneurship – an alternative to the civil societies in Eastern Europe?

UPDATE: We had to move because of the WWII bomb from Impact Hub to another venue on Friday: Fr, 30.10.2015, 16-22 Willdenowstr. 8A, 13353 Berlin (inner courtyard) Social Entrepreneurship is a business model geared at solving social issues. Social enterprises prioritize social objectives over financial gain. Can social entrepreneurs become the new actors of change in the post-soviet countries? Can social entrepreneurship be an alternative to classical political and social engagement, especially in the countries where civil societies are suppressed by the state and local authorities? Which obstacles the social entrepreneurs typically face in Belarus, Ukraine and Russia? How can...

Call for applications: Social Entrepreneurship School in Berlin

The Social Entrepreneurship School “Eastern Partnership” is a rare opportunity for entrepreneurs, students and civil rights activists from Ukraine, Belarus and Russia to acquire basic knowledge and further training in social innovation. Running from 22 October to 1 November 2015 in Berlin, the Social Entrepreneurship School will include: