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Social Economy: From the Margins to the Mainstream

Social Economy: From the Margins to the Mainstream

The Social Good Accelerator had the great pleasure to participate in the first international conference of the OECD Global Action programme from 13 to 16 September 2021. This programme launched in 2020 is dedicated to the promotion of social economy ecosystems around the world.

First renewed board of the Social Good Accelerator

First renewed board of the Social Good Accelerator

On 25 August, the newly elected Board of Directors was unanimously elected at the Ordinary General Assembly on 30 June. This first meeting came at a real turning point for the association. It was an opportunity to discuss these key issues for the SOGA and its busy agenda.

Digital inclusion: how is it going in Europe?

Digital inclusion: how is it going in Europe?

Digital inequalities, more often referred to as the “digital divide”, are an obstacle for those who already have difficulties in using them or who do not have access to them. To fill these gaps, public authorities are taking action at both national and European level…

EUSES 2021: a European crossroads for social economy

EUSES 2021: a European crossroads for social economy

For two days, many stakeholders of the social economy came together online at the first European summit exclusively dedicated to this topic. More than 5,000 participants attended this pioneering event, broadcasted from the Rhine city of Mannheim.

EUSES 2021: on our way to Mannheim !

EUSES 2021: on our way to Mannheim !

After its postponement, we are finally at the doorstep of this key summit for the social economy at European level. In the context of the German Council Presidency in 2020, the choice was made to hold the first European Social Economy Summit in Mannheim. In the end,...

Social Tech Research: the second part is (almost) launched!

Social Tech Research: the second part is (almost) launched!

While the first part of a three-part study by the Social Good Accelerator looked at the need for cooperation between the social and technological sectors, the second part will have a much more specific dimension. Even if the first part has just been completed, the...