Mapping and Analysis of ICT-enabled Social Innovation initiatives promoting social investment across the EU

Full article here. This report presents the results of the analysis of the consolidated mapping of ICT-enabled social innovation initiatives promoting social investment gathered as part of the research project entitled ‘ICT-Enabled Social Innovation to support the Implementation of the Social Investment Package’ (IESI). The dataset includes 613 initiatives inventoried over the course of the […]

Social Entrepreneurship in the Western Balkans: State of Play

Full article here (pdf). Introduction Social enterprises (SEs) are businesses that combine the sale of products and/or services with achieving wider social, environmental, and community objectives. SE models are typically hybrid business forms – using a modification of commercial operations, such as sharing financial profits with co-owners, staff or other social ventures, paying above-market prices […]