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SHINE: akceleračný program Swiss Re foundation

Do you have a new project or a project idea? Get a grant of up to 20,000 euros for it! Are you a social innovator? If so, you should definitely read this article. Swiss Re in collaboration with the Pontis Foundation and Bookbridge launched the first regional program to support next-generation social innovators and they

Live talk

Social projects from Czech and Slovak republic

On Thursday, February 25, we organized the first international Live Talk on the topic of social entrepreneurship in the V4 countries. If you did not have time to watch Mladiinfo Live Talk IV., it doesn’t matter. You can watch the whole discussion on our Facebook while a selection of the most important can be found

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Live Talk V Summary & Highlights

On Thursday March 25. we organized Live talk V. It was the third talk on social innovations and social entrepreneurship and the first one in English. We welcomed two young guests from Hungary leading projects with positive social impact. We invite you to watch the Live talk V on Facebook, however, if you like to

Interview

Indiánky: two young entrepreneurs spreading awareness about fertility disorders

Anna Sedláková and Karolína Krejčová are the founders of Indiánky, the first non-profit organization focusing on fertility disorders. Both were diagnosed with a little known polycystic ovary syndrome, which is associated with hormonal imbalance and can lead to infertility. And it was the lack of information and support in this regard that has led them

Interview

sobi.eco: ethical and ecological brand making products from textile and plastic waste

Tomáš is a manager with real- life experience from Europe, North America and Eastern Africa, where he coordinated development and humanitarian projects. He is a consultant to Slovak national and European strategies and policies. He participated in international programmes led by the United Nations and founded an eco-social brand called sobi.eco. Where can I find sobi.eco?

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Social entrepreneurship, SDGs and statistics

At the first look, you could have asked yourself: What do social entrepreneurship and sustainable development goals have in common? Before we dive into statistical details let’s have a look at the definition of both terms.  Sustainable development goals, also known as SDG’s, were adopted in September 2015 by 195 countries as an agenda to be

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Mladiinfo Live Talk III.: What is Social Entrepreneurship?

We organised the first live talk on social entrepreneurship on Thursday January 21. The live talk was held in Slovak language and we had the opportunity to meet three amazing social entrepreneurs. If you speak Slovak, feel free to watch the discussion on Facebook. If you do not speak Slovak, don’t worry, you will find

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Youth Unemployment & Social Entrepreneurship

While youth employment is remaining a global challenge and a top policy concern, youth entrepreneurship has been attracting increasing attention of policy makers for its potential to play an important role in facilitating the entry of young people into the labour market.