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Community Call Initiative

Community Call Initiative

Taken from Gov.ie: https://www.gov.ie/en/news/ba4e3d-covid-19-ireland-launches-the-community-call-in-major-nationwide-vol/ Ireland launches “The Community Call” in major nationwide volunteering effort Published: 2 April 2020 From: Department of the Taoiseach The...

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COVID-19 Letter from Minister Humphreys

COVID-19 Letter from Minister Humphreys

Dear Company Secretary, I am writing to you and your company as we experience one of the most challenging situations our country has ever encountered as we seek to thwart the COVID-19 pandemic. I am acutely aware of the severe and unprecedented difficulties the...

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COVID-19 – 26th March – Health Communications

COVID-19 – 26th March – Health Communications

Digital Partner Pack Update The digital partner pack now includes the COVID-19 Information Booklet, which is being delivered to all households from this week onward. You can download the booklet here     The COVID-19 Information Booklet is also available in Irish and...

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DIESIS Statement on COVID-19

DIESIS Statement on COVID-19

Statement on the COVID-19 pandemic and new initiatives to help fight against coronavirus Dear all, As Europe and the world are facing a historic crisis with the COVID-19 pandemic, everyone at Diesis Network wishes to express its solidarity with all our community and...

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Green Alley Award 2020 is now Open!

Green Alley Award 2020 is now Open!

The Green Alley Award is Europe’s first start-up prize specifically for the circular economy. It fosters and promotes ground breaking digital circular economy solutions, recycling solutions or ideas for waste prevention in order to recover valuable resources from...

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MIT Solve is Open!

MIT Solve is Open!

MIT Solve is a world famous competition, initiated by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, that rewards impact tech initiatives. The 32 selected projects will become the 2020 Solver teams and get access to :    - $1 million in prizes    - training at MIT    -...

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Community Services Programme Update

Community Services Programme Update

The Irish Social Enterprise Network has called on Government departments to assist with clarifying Community Service Programme payments to some of the most vulnerable in society. Based on a survey of social enterprises and from support organisations, the Irish Social...

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Community Foundation COVID-19 Fund

Community Foundation COVID-19 Fund

Taken from Community Foundation: Please note we are currently not taking requests from nonprofits for this Fund, this is a request for partnership on this fund to enable us to fund more organisations. I am sure you are wondering what it is you can do to help the...

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SEE welcomes the recognition of the Social Economy in the Industrial and SME Strategies and in the Circular Economy Action Plan, as pillar to build an economy that works for people and the planet

SEE welcomes the recognition of the Social Economy in the Industrial and SME Strategies and in the Circular Economy Action Plan, as pillar to build an economy that works for people and the planet

From Social Economy Europe Network Social Economy Europe (SEE) is satisfied with the European Commission’s recently issued SME and Industrial Strategies and Circular Economy Action Plan, aiming at ensuring the EU leads the twin transitions towards climate neutrality...

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Social Economy Europe Statement on COVID-19 outbreak

Social Economy Europe Statement on COVID-19 outbreak

From Social Economy Europe: Social Economy Europe wishes to express its solidarity with the victims of COVID-19, its families and beloved ones. SEE also wants to show its gratitude to the institutions, companies, workers and citizens that are doing their utmost to...

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My Big Idea: Social Entrepreneurs Ireland RTE Series

My Big Idea: Social Entrepreneurs Ireland RTE Series

Taken from http://socialentrepreneurs.ie Coming to RTÉ One this Monday - Changing Ireland: My Big Idea docuseries We are so excited and privileged to share the news that Changing Ireland: My Big Idea, a brand new six-part docuseries featuring social entrepreneurs from...

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Coronavirus Update

Coronavirus Update

By now, the effects of Coronavirus have likely hit trading social enterprises across Ireland. Social enterprises most likely deal with people who will be most at risk of the COVID-19 pandemic and will understand what it will mean for them and all who they support. The...

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