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News - 18 May 2022

Philanthropy and wider social economy make a strong case for co-shaping the future of Europe

Fundación ONCE, together with Philea staff, made a strong case for philanthropy and its important role in co-shaping the future of Europe alongside other social economy…
News - 10 March 2022

InvestEU: The European Commission and the EIB Group reached their Guarantee Agreement

On Monday 7 March, the European Commission, the European Investment Bank (EIB) and the European Investment Fund (EIF)…
News - 9 March 2022

“Towards a Council recommendation on Social Economy” – Philea speaks at Social Economy Intergroup public hearing

On Friday 4 March 2022, the European Parliament’s Social Economy Intergroup (SEIG) held its online public hearing Towards a Council Recommendation on Social Economy: boosting the convergence…
News - 9 March 2022

The value of Social Economy

Social economy organisations are entities that give priority to social and environmental objectives and reinvest most of their profits in themselves. In Europe, 2.8 million social economy organisations employ 13.6…
News - 1 March 2022

EDGE Funders Alliance – Americas Gathering

The EDGE Funders Alliance Americas Gathering will take place in Mexico City, 29 June – 1 July. In lieu of a conference, EDGE will hold two 3 day…
News - 1 March 2022

EDGE Funders Alliance – European Gathering

The EDGE Funders Alliance European Gathering will take place in Marseille, 11-13 May. In lieu of a conference, EDGE will hold two 3 day gatherings in…
News - 24 February 2022

Registration open for Philea Forum 2022

Registrations for the Philea Forum 2022 “Philanthropy United – The Time Is Now”  in Barcelona from 30 May to 1 June, hosted by “la Caixa”…
News - 21 February 2022

Fundación ONCE receives delegation of MEPs to examine social economy best practices in Spain

The European Parliament Employment and Social Affairs Committee (EMPL) visits Madrid from 21 to 23 February 2022 to examine best practices related to the Social Economy,…
News - 21 February 2022

The French Presidency of the EU sets out to shape the Social Economy Action Plan “The Social Economy: The Future of Europe”

The Social Economy Action Plan (SEAP), which was presented by the European Commission on 9 December 2021, and which will pave the…
News - 16 February 2022

LEGO Foundation launches “Build a World of Play Challenge” providing DKK 900 million towards ideas focusing on children’s wellbeing and development

The LEGO Foundation has launched the “Build a World of Play Challenge” providing DKK 900 million (approximately $143 million) towards transformative ideas that focus on young…