The Social Economy Research Network of Ireland has launched at


SERNI is a research network of established higher education institutions and individual academics and graduate students whose goal is to provide a forum for those researching in the broad social economy, including the areas of social and solidarity economy, social enterprise, social entrepreneurship and social innovation.


If you are a member of staff of an Irish HEI or graduate student interested in the social economy in Ireland, including the areas of social and solidarity economy, social enterprise, social entrepreneurship and social innovation, you can join as an individual member.

Our membership is based on a rolling basis and is open to all qualifying applicants. There are no membership fees and membership will be conferred following a review process.

If you have any membership queries please e-mail

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