Open call https://business-spirit.news/ en Open calls for proposals on Gender Equality research with cash grants https://business-spirit.news/news/open-calls-for-proposals-on-gender-equality-research-with-cash-grants <div class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item"><span>Open calls for proposals on Gender Equality research with cash grants</span> </div> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="https://business-spirit.news/news/open-calls-for-proposals-on-gender-equality-research-with-cash-grants" data-a2a-title="Open calls for proposals on Gender Equality research with cash grants"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/facebook.svg" border="0" alt="Facebook" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/facebook_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Facebook" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"></a><a 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field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Topic</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/topic/research" hreflang="en">research</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/topic/gender-equality" hreflang="en">Gender Equality</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/topic/grant" hreflang="en">Grant</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/topic/funding" hreflang="en">Funding</a></div> </div> </div> <img width="32" height="32" alt="Research" title="Research" class="img-responsive" src="/files/bsp-images/icons/243.svg" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <img alt="Open calls for proposals on Gender Equality research with cash grants" title="Open calls for proposals on Gender Equality research with cash grants" class="img-responsive" src="/files/styles/news_full_main_image/public/bsp-images/news/788.jpg?itok=zdXntcf6" width="687" height="687" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <div class="field field--name-field-lead field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Citizen Social Science projects on Gender Equality are invited to submit applications to receive up to €20,000 grant and other supports.</div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2484 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2485 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>Civil society initiatives can apply for a grant of up to €20,000 to conduct Citizen Social Science research on the topic of Gender Equality as part of the <a href="https://coactproject.eu/" target="_blank">Co-designing Citizen Social Science for Collective Action</a> (CoAct) research project.</p> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2488 paragraph--width--full paragraph--style--75-25"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column1"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2486 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p><a href="https://coactproject.eu/opencalls/" target="_blank">Three open calls</a> for proposals are available for non-profit organisations registered in the EU until September 30th 2021, with specific topics and regional focus.</p> <p>“The CoAct Open Calls on Gender Equality are a way for us to both share our findings with the civic sector and learn from their feedback, ensuring that our research stays closely connected and responsive to the needs of civic actors," said Cédric Lombion, Data and Innovation Lead at Open Knowledge Foundation, a member organisation of the CoAct consortium.</p> <p>"Gender Equality is an ongoing major societal issue that constantly affects our daily life."</p> </div> </div> </div> </div><div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column2"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-image paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2487 paragraph--width--full"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="field field--name-bp-image-field field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img alt="" title="" src="/files/bsp-images/paragraph/789.jpg" width="277" height="300" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Cédric Lombion, Data and Innovation Lead at Open Knowledge Foundation</div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2489 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The first call is for projects addressing initiatives on “Sustainable cities and communities” in the Berlin-Brandenburg region in Germany that aim for making cities and villages inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable for all their inhabitants.</p> <p>The second call is focusing on “Decent work and economic growth”.</p> <p>It is open for organisations from Eastern Europe, and projects from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia are invited to apply for support.</p> <p>The third call is open to international civic organisations operating within the European Union working on topics related to “Opportunities and risks of digitalisation”.</p> <p>Proposals under this call should address issues relevant to gender inequalities in online spaces, such as gender dynamics of online platforms and exposure to online harassment.</p> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-callout paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--width--full callout-style--b" id="callout-2492"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="callout-body"> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2491 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p><a href="https://coactproject.eu/opencalls/" target="_blank">Applications</a> from a broad range of backgrounds are welcome, including feminist, LGTBQ+, none-binary and critical masculinity perspectives that tackle gender inequalities in their various manifestations.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2493 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>Besides the maximum of €20,000 cash grant, selected projects will benefit from other supports provided by CoAct, like research mentoring program, peer networking and access to tools and resources.</p> <p><a href="https://coactproject.eu/" target="_blank">CoAct is a research project</a> exploring Citizen Social Science and started in January 2020, funded by the EU Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme.</p> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2496 paragraph--width--full paragraph--style--42-58"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column1"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--video paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2494"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="video-embed-field-provider-youtube video-embed-field-responsive-video form-group"><iframe width="854" height="480" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/kPuSDkEjEo8?autoplay=0&amp;start=0&amp;rel=0"></iframe> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">CoAct is a Horizon 2020 research project exploring Citizen Social Science </div> </div> </div> </div> </div><div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column2"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2495 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>This project seeks to move beyond its own co-research activities and invite other actors to benefit from the project and its support mechanisms by connecting with experts at the grassroots level while exploring the opportunities and challenges of citizen-led research.</p> <p>A transdisciplinary consortium of nine research institutions and civil society organisations from Barcelona, Wien, London, Buenos Aires, Berlin, and Potsdam is collaborating to achieve the project's objectives.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--2490 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>According to Cédric Lombion consortium partner, the CoAct project aims to contribute to the field of Citizen Social Science by implementing research programmes dealing with various social issues, from youth unemployment to mental health to environmental justice.</p> <blockquote> <p>“We believe that Citizen Social Science is not just a research field: it is also a set of strategies and practices developed within activist communities and civic organisations to support citizen mobilisation and community building projects,”</p> </blockquote> <p>Lombion adds.</p> <p>Citizen Social Science combines collaboration between citizen groups and academic researchers to address pressing social issues from the bottom up, finding solutions embedded in their social contexts, building on robust research methods.</p> <p class="text-align-right"><span style="font-size:9px">Headline image: <a href="https://unsplash.com/photos/Xt4g9VbMljE" target="_blank">Adam Wingler from Unsplash</a></span></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-background-style field--type-list-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Background style</div> <div class="field--item">Light</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-sponsored field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Sponsored?</div> <div class="field--item">No</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden field--item">2021. August</div> Mon, 09 Aug 2021 11:19:51 +0000 Business Spirit Platform reporting 173 at https://business-spirit.news Circular Economy training program for SMEs in Ireland to inspire green recovery https://business-spirit.news/news/circular-economy-training-program-for-smes-in-ireland-to-inspire-green-recovery <div class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item"><span>Circular Economy training program for SMEs in Ireland to inspire green recovery</span> </div> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="https://business-spirit.news/news/circular-economy-training-program-for-smes-in-ireland-to-inspire-green-recovery" data-a2a-title="Circular Economy training program for SMEs in Ireland to inspire green recovery"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/facebook.svg" border="0" alt="Facebook" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img 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hreflang="en">Ireland</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/tag/open-call" hreflang="en">Open call</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-topic field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Topic</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/topic/circular-economy" hreflang="en">Circular Economy</a></div> </div> </div> <img width="32" height="32" alt="Business" title="Business" class="img-responsive" src="/files/bsp-images/icons/55.svg" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <img width="32" height="32" alt="Circular Economy" title="Circular Economy" class="img-responsive" src="/files/bsp-images/icons/54.svg" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <img width="32" height="32" alt="Event" title="Event" class="img-responsive" src="/files/bsp-images/icons/242.svg" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <img alt="Circular Economy training program for SMEs in Ireland to inspire green recovery" title="Circular Economy training program for SMEs in Ireland to inspire green recovery" class="img-responsive" src="/files/styles/news_full_main_image/public/bsp-images/news/469.jpg?itok=Vwn5kzBe" width="687" height="687" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <div class="field field--name-field-lead field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Irish businesses can upskill to become more resilient and sustainable by adopting circular economy principles</div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1355 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1356 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The innovative circular economy training programme, called MODOS, will be available nationwide for micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in Ireland from September 2020 to help businesses to become more resilient by integrating sustainability elements into their post-COVID recovery.</p> <p>Moving to a circular economy, where materials are continuously reused and recycled, is essential if Ireland is to meet its greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reduction targets under the national Climate Action Plan.</p> <p>Research by the <a href="https://www.ellenmacarthurfoundation.org/" target="_blank">Ellen McArthur Foundation</a> revealed that around 45% of GHG emission reductions would come from applying a circular approach in production and supply chains.</p> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-callout paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--width--full callout-style--b" id="callout-1358"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="callout-body"> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1357 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>“With SMEs making up to 99% of Ireland’s economy, it is vital that these businesses embrace the circular thinking. The MODOS training gives SMEs the practical advice and support they need to do this,” says Dr. Joanne Rourke, Regional Resource Efficiency Officer at the Waste Management Plan Lead Authority.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1362 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The MODOS training is a joint initiative of <a href="http://www.dublincity.ie/" target="_blank">Dublin City Council</a> and the <a href="http://emwr.ie/" target="_blank">Waste Management Plan Lead Authority</a>. The course aims to empower SMEs to apply circular economy principles in their business, helping them reduce waste and carbon emissions while creating opportunities to save money, increase resilience and boost competitive advantage.</p> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1367 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The circular economy is a sustainable economic model that replaces the current linear ‘take-make-waste’ model and creates ‘closed-loops’ supply and production chains where materials are kept in use for as long as possible.</p> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1363 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <blockquote> <p>This strategy allows organisations to operate cost-effectively while reducing their environmental impacts.</p> </blockquote> <p>New business models based around leasing, remanufacturing, recycling and upcycling are already emerging on various markets.</p> <p>In Europe alone, creating a circular economy could save 450 million tonnes of carbon by 2030, create 580,000 jobs and save €600 billion for EU businesses according to the European Commission.</p> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1366 paragraph--width--full paragraph--style--33-66"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column1"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-image paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1364 paragraph--width--full"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="field field--name-bp-image-field field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img alt="" title="" src="/files/bsp-images/paragraph/471.png" width="750" height="500" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" class="img-responsive" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-image-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">EU Green Deal, European Commission</div> </div> </div> </div> </div><div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column2"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1365 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>With the European Union introducing new policy and regulations for transitioning to a low-carbon economy as part of the <a href="https://ec.europa.eu/info/strategy/priorities-2019-2024/european-green-deal_en" target="_blank">EU Green Deal</a>, and the Irish government bringing in new Green Procurement standards, Irish businesses must understand and apply circular economy principles.</p> <p>Doing so will help to future proof their business and enable them to become part of a new economy.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="paragraph paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1370 paragraph--width--full paragraph--style--58-42"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column1"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1368 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The <a href="https://www.localenterprise.ie/DublinCity/Training-Events/Management-Development/Modos-Circular-Economo.html" target="_blank">MODOS circular economy training</a> will be delivered online by experts in September-October 2020, and participants will be charged a nominal fee to make this course as accessible as possible to everyone interested in joining. It is suitable for businesses from all industries.</p> <p>Still, the following sectors are likely to find it particularly relevant: construction and the built environment, food, retail, manufacturing, textiles and fashion, electronics, plastics and packaging.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div><div class="paragraph--type--bp-columns-two-uneven__2col-column2"> <div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--video paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1369"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="video-embed-field-provider-youtube video-embed-field-responsive-video form-group"><iframe width="854" height="480" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="allowfullscreen" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/pVSgTDngGo4?autoplay=0&amp;start=0&amp;rel=0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-callout paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--width--full callout-style--b" id="callout-1372"> <div class="paragraph__column"> <div class="callout-body"> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--1371 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>To give potential participants a sense of what is involved in the training and what the benefits are, free one-hour taster session will be available on Friday 28th August 2020.</p> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <div>Footer</div> Circular Economy training for SMEs <div class="field field--name-field-background-style field--type-list-string field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Background style</div> <div class="field--item">Light</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-sponsored field--type-boolean field--label-above"> <div class="field--label">Sponsored?</div> <div class="field--item">No</div> </div> <div class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden field--item">2020. August</div> Wed, 19 Aug 2020 14:11:04 +0000 Anonymous 108 at https://business-spirit.news 'Social Economy Mission' https://business-spirit.news/event/social-economy-mission <div class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item"><span>'Social Economy Mission'</span> </div> <span class="a2a_kit a2a_kit_size_32 addtoany_list" data-a2a-url="https://business-spirit.news/event/social-economy-mission" data-a2a-title="&#039;Social Economy Mission&#039;"><a class="a2a_button_facebook"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/facebook.svg" border="0" alt="Facebook" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/facebook_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Facebook" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"></a><a class="a2a_button_facebook_messenger"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/messenger.svg" border="0" alt="Messenger" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/messenger_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Messenger" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"></a><a class="a2a_button_twitter"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/twitter.svg" border="0" alt="Twitter" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/twitter_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Twitter" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"></a><a class="a2a_button_email"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/email.svg" border="0" alt="Email" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/email_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Email" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"></a><a class="a2a_dd" href="https://www.addtoany.com/share"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/share_hover.svg" border="0" alt="Share" height="18" class="social-media-links-hover"><img src="/libraries/bsp_social_media_icons_share/service/share.svg" border="0" alt="Share" height="18" class="social-media-links-normal"> Share </a></span> <div class="field field--name-field-tags field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Tags</div> <div class="field--items"> <div class="field--item"><a href="/tag/eu-commission" hreflang="en">EU Commission</a></div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/tag/open-call" hreflang="en">Open call</a></div> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-date field--type-daterange field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Date</div> <div class="field--item"><time datetime="2020-04-26T23:00:00Z">27th April 2020</time> - <time datetime="2020-06-09T22:59:59Z">9th June 2020</time> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-venue field--type-entity-reference field--label-inline"> <div class="field--label">Venue</div> <div class="field--item"><a href="/venue/european-union-0" hreflang="en">European Union</a></div> </div> <img width="32" height="32" alt="Research" title="Research" class="img-responsive" src="/files/bsp-images/icons/243.svg" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <img alt="&amp;#039;Social Economy Mission&amp;#039;" title="&amp;#039;Social Economy Mission&amp;#039;" class="img-responsive" src="/files/styles/event_full_main_image/public/bsp-images/events/337.jpg?itok=RDEprOlm" width="687" height="687" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> <div class="field field--name-field-lead field--type-string field--label-hidden field--item">Call for proposals: Social Economy Mission - COSME, EU</div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--965 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> </div> </div> <div class="classy-style--margin-bottom paragraph paragraph--type--bp-simple paragraph--view-mode--default paragraph--id--966 paragraph--width--full" style=""> <div class="paragraph__column"> <p>The general objective of this call for proposals is to follow-up on a successful European Social Economy Regions 2018 (ESER) pilot that established a basis for creation of effective networks of social economy stakeholders at regional level across Europe and to boost inter-regional collaboration in the field of social economy.</p> <p>The project is aiming at engaging a network of regional and local authorities established in the EU and COSME participating countries, and stakeholders with similar social economy priorities and creating space for inter-regional learning and collaboration. Enhanced inter-regional cooperation in the field of social economy will contribute significantly to a gradual building of a social economy community of practice as an integral part of a sustainable European economic model. The specific objectives to be achieved through this call for proposals are the following:</p> <p>Enhancing interaction and improving collaboration between existing social economy networks and stakeholders at a regional and local level in the field of priorities of “Social economy missions”</p> <p>Boosting inter-regional learning between social economy stakeholders (public and private sector) in the field of priorities of “Social economy missions”</p> <p>Contributing to the gradual building of a Social Economy community.</p> <p><strong>The deadline for electronic submission is 9 June 2020, 17:00 hours (Brussels time).</strong></p> <p>More details about the eligibility criteria and application are on the EU Commission website - <a href="https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/section/cosme/cos-sem-2020-4-01-social-economy-missions" target="_blank">COS-SEM-2020-4-01: Social economy missions &gt;&gt;</a></p> </div> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-registration-link field--type-link field--label-hidden field--item"><a href="https://ec.europa.eu/easme/en/section/cosme/cos-sem-2020-4-01-social-economy-missions" target="_blank">COS-SEM-2020-4-01: Social economy missions</a></div> Hosted by: <img alt="European Commission" title="European Commission" class="img-responsive" src="/files/styles/host_small_logo/public/bsp-images/hosts/338.jpg?itok=0PlHtUiB" width="41" height="41" loading="lazy" typeof="foaf:Image" /> Mon, 27 Apr 2020 14:59:04 +0000 Anonymous 76 at https://business-spirit.news