Best practices in public policies regarding the social economy
(18 September 2018) - A new CIRIEC study outlines a diversified selection of successful practices in public policies regarding the Social Economy across different European countries.
Cape Verde: Long live our LEADER
(11 September 2018) - Twenty years of applying a LEADER-type approach in Cape Verde has significantly reduced poverty in this deprived country and stemmed the rural exodus, while strengthening democracy and community-led local development.
23 community-led climate actions
(11 July 2018) - Noémie Bessette (AEIDL) has identified and analysed 23 community-led climate actions implemented in several EU countries.
‘Incubator Villages’ and ‘Universal Basic Employment’ for Refugees?
(28 June 2018) - Johannes Cornelis van Nieuwkerk, the founder of Refival, argues for two concepts that would facilitate the integration of refugees into the European Union: 1) the voluntary resettlement of refugees in ‘incubator villages’ in rural areas; and 2) the establishment of ‘universal basic employment’ that includes any service carried out by refugees for the benefit of the host community.