Action number: CA16206
Duration: November 2017 – November 2021
The main aim is to overcome existing knowledge and geographic fragmentation regarding social enterprises (SE) and empowering the next generation of SE scholars while foresting evidence-based policy and interaction with stakeholders.

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Social Enterprise in Croatia: Charting New Territories

The idea behind the «One day, one team, one chapter…» series is to present the four books published in the framework of the ICSEM Project and the Empower-SE Action, Social Enterprise in Asia, Social Enterprise in Latin America, Social Enterprise...

Successful first research workshop on social enterprise and sports

More than 20 participants from nine countries (Australia, Croatia, (Republic of) Georgia, Italy, Norway, Romania, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom) attended the "Sport as community builder: Social entrepreneurship and social enterprises in sports" online workshop on December 11th. The presence of...

New series of EMES Selected Conference Papers launched

The 7th EMES Selected Conference Papers (ESCP) series is now published following the last conference in Sheffield in June 2019. The texts were selected based on the evaluation of the session chairs and this initial batch is composed of 18...

Looking back before moving on! Accomplishments of a completed phase

When the Management Committee first met in Brussels in 2017, it knew that the SE community needed more networking and scientific opportunities. Although new international research workshops, training school, seminar would certainly meet SE-researchers expectations, they were far from expecting...

Second Wave of STSM grants

As you already know, our COST ACTION relies on multiple Networking Tools. Among them, Short-term Scientific Visits (STSM) have proven to be of interest to some of our members. Previously, we had the pleasure to introduce the first four STSM scholarship grantees: Ignacio Bretos, Natasha Gjorevska,...

EMPOWER-SE Calls for papers: ICSEM and WG 1 Calls

We are thrilled to open two calls for papers. Such opportunities do indeed bring us much enthusiasm as they directly support the mission of our EMPOWER-SE COST ACTION. Not only do they promote the development of original knowledge on SE models but...