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Event review: Meeting of Europe’s Foundations, Regions and Cities for Social Innovation

On 24-25 October 2012, the European Network of the Foundations for Social Economy (PEFONDES) organised the first Meeting of Europe’s Foundations, Regions and Cities for social innovation. Over 90 representatives of European institutions, foundations, regions, cities, networks and non-profit organisations from 17 countries took part in this event, which took place at the Committee of the Regions, in Brussels.

The Meeting allowed participants to:

  1. define their vision of social innovation;
  2. discuss the role public and private players could play to support social innovation;
  3. explore collaboration opportunities between the foundations and the European Commission;
  4. exchange their best practices related to social innovation.

To find out more information, please follow the link: http://www.pefondes.eu/