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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Documentary & videos

Stories behind the researchers | Yulia in Lisbon

With Yulia's stories, you'll hear about a very fortunate encounter. This is indeed what happens when scientific opportunities are fully taken advantage of by passionate and dedicated researchers! Make sure to hear her account!

Stories behind the researchers | Maia in Lisbon

Maia's account tells a great deal about the relevance of our COST ACTION! Among other things, you'll learn that it's highly beneficial for research communities where the Social Enterprise concept is still an emergent one. Make sure not to miss her story!

Stories behind the researchers | Jonas in Marseille

If you want to discover another way of experiencing our amazing EMPOWER-SE Community and Scientific Events, you should not dismiss Jonas account of his Marseille Training School experience! Watch his videos and you will certainly be willing to join us very soon!

Stories behind the researchers | Lauren in Marseille

Watch what Lauren has to say about our amazing Marseille Training School organized in June 2019! If you dare to click on the video, you will learn about her research project. You will also discover how COST empowered her. Wait for the end as she will also provide you with insightful pieces of advice!

Stories behind the researchers | Tamara in Marseille

Tamara Bilbija is also one of our lucky Marseille Training school participant! Click on the video to see how she experienced this intense and insightful moment! You'll see what it feels like to find one's research community for the 1st time!

Stories behind the researchers | Danijel in Marseille

Make sure to listen to Danijel Baturina's account. Besides being one of the Working Group 2 Leader, Danijel is also an early-career investigator. He took part in many of our previous events! Much is still to learn from his experience of our Marseille Training School

Stories behind the researchers | Orsolya in Marseille

In this video, Osolya tells her story about her experience of our Marseille Training School. You'll learn that empowering the young generation of SE-scholars is far from an abstract endeavor! By watching her video, you'll see that facilitating the participation of early-career investigators is a real thing!

Stories behind the researchers | Julianna and Melinda in Budapest

Did you know that we also organized an event in Budapest in January 2019? If you want to hear about how beneficial it was, we invite you to hear Julianna and Melinda's accounts! These insights are precious as both researchers have also taken an active part in the organization of the workshop!

Stories behind the researchers | Nicole in Budapest

When it comes to outlining the interdisciplinary nature of our COST ACTION, Nicole is certainly the best researcher to listen to! Make sure not to miss her personal experience of our Budapest Workshop!

Stories behind the researchers | Richard in Budapest

Richard has also taken part in our Budapest Workshop and is also more than eager to share his own experience! Listen to him and explore how EMPOWER-SE COST ACTION can be an amazing research opportunity!