North American organization Nonprofit Tech fo Good has released a report regarding NGOs and the use of technology and social networks in a global scale.
The brand of fashion accessories and home furnishings that employs women at risk of social exclusion launches a new online store with Prestashop and have a new website adapted to operate in laptops, tablets and mobile phones.
The project worked on the Abcore Cadí platform has been developed directly on the new version of Moodle. It now offers a modern appearance with a creative design.
The course, organised by iWith.org, will last six days and is intended for European youth organisations as part of the Erasmus+ programme. The course will touch on topics such as social networks, digital communication and non-violent communication.
Obrador del Tercer Sector Ambiental has launched the #JoSocDonantAmbiental (#IAmAnEnvironmentalDonor) fundraising campaign to show the importance of society’s participation in the conservation of the environment.
Gallery and The Social Coin are two of the innovations that we introduced during the Speednetworking workshop.
iWith.org, as a member of Red Creactiva, is co-organizing and participating in two days of discussion which will bring together over 300 people from the field of social innovation and entrepreneurship.
To change the world, first let’s change ourselves!
Social Innovation Laboratories
by Red CreActiva
are training workshops which provide the opportunity for professionals from social entities, organisations and public administration
to explore the field of Social Innovation, to find out what role they can play in this field and to implement innovative ideas, not only in the social projects they create, but by way of applying, conceiving and presenting new ideas.
If we look at the agendas of our political parties, we realise that practically no one has mentioned social entrepreneurship
and social innovation
. The European Union along with various international institutions has stressed time and time again the importance of promoting apparatus such as these, yet in Spain it is hardly even addressed; its reach is basically limited to the regional level, as in the paradigmatic case of the Basque Country. As social problems mount ever higher and the youth unemployment rate
remains one of the highest in Europe, political stimulation of social innovation and social entrepreneurship have become pressing issues.
In light of this situation, in 2014, Red CreActiva
organised four Political and Social Advocacy Summits
, and Valencia
, and we now bring you the conclusions.
has already been launched! It is a meeting space for entities, organisations, administrations, individuals and educational institutions that want to be updated on and linked to developments in social entrepreneurship and innovation.
On the 13th and 14th December, a 20 hour workshop will take place in Barcelona for young people interested in social entrepreneurship.
The project CreActiva began last May with the aim to establish a national network that promotes and unifies efforts of various social organizations, businesses, government and educational institutions towards social entrepreneurship and social innovation. iWith.org be one of the organizations that help the development of this project, building a better world.
We attended several events in the month of June to talk about the use of Internet and we would like to share it with you.
On June 20th at 8:30am the Mentoring for Inclusion Conference began. The conference, held in Barcelona, is a social event directed at all professionals and people interested in integration as well as youth, multiculturalism and education.
participated in the SenseCamp Barcelona last Saturday, organized by the local branch of the MakeSense
movement, whose main goal is to help social entrepreneurs solve their challenges.
Margot, a former European volunteer in iWith.org, was supported by the Foundation for her project in Latvia. It is about a website and a reporting on her discovery of the country and interviews with youngsters, Latvian or foreigners.
Last Thursday, the WWF Mediterranean Program, convened several organizations like the Red Cross, Greenpeace, XCT and iWith.org
to strengthen the networking of its operations in the Balkans.
For four years we have enjoyed strong ties with the Fundación Rigoberta Menchú
with whom we have collaborated on various projects. At our last meeting in Guatemala we agreed to support the socially responsible tourism project in the San Lucas Tolimán area
and for that we are counting on the collaboration of CETT
. Yasmin García, studying for her Masters in Business and Marketing on-line, has worked on the concept and development of the Project “Responsible Tourism in San Lucas Tolimán
Facebook is a web with social utility. It was created by the Harvard University and anybody can participate in one or more than one network to be in contact with friends, class mates, collegues and, of course, the NGO you participate with, association or interest group.