The quality of democratic life can be measured in the way we treat minorities

The group of local young people from the SSEds4youth project in Barcelona visited the Mescladís space on February 16. During the visit, they interviewed Martín Habiague, founder and director of the social project that celebrated 15 years of work for social justice and the right to migrate. Many years ago Martín migrated from Argentina to […]

Report on the 3rd Webinar

On 16th February the SSEds international community met online for their 3rd webinar. The main aim of the meeting was to keep building this community of young people interested in Social Solidarity Economy, SSE practitioners and educators. After a short energizer, the participants splitted into country groups in order to reflect about what they are […]

Mamadou explains his own experience developing an SSE initiative: Diandé Africa

Hello from Barcelona! We present you Mamadou from Senegal and currently living here. In this animated video, he presents himself and explains his own experience creating Diandé Africa, an SSE initiative. Diandé África is an association that aims to provide education, and develop and transfer knowledge and experiences in Senegal. “Diandé” means “education” in fula, […]

My own definition of ESS by volunteers of “Rêve et Réalise” (Unis-Cité)

The volunteers of “Rêve et Réalise” by Unis-Cité have created their own definition of ESS. To do this, the group used the so-called “Snowball” method. For this, each and every one of them, could put 5 keywords on 5 different papers to complete the sentence “for us, the ESS, it is: …”. Each volunteer would […]

Report on the 2nd Webinar

On 9th December the SSEds international community met online for their 2nd webinar.They were 2 hours full of exchange and inspiration! The main aim of the meeting was to keep building this community of young people interested in Social Solidarity Economy, SSE practitioners and educators. After a short energizer, the participants split in two groups […]

A Barcelona decidim i fem Economia Social i Solidaria (ESS)

Hello from Barcelona! This video of the Ajuntament de Barcelona, explain that the first cooperative in Barcelona was born more than 150 years ago. Since then, thousands of initiatives have continued to change the economic and consumption model in the city. Putting life at the center and generating alternatives for it l’economia estigui al servei […]

Les economies transformadores del Poble-Sec davant el Covid_19

Transformative Economies of Poble-Sec in the face of Covid 19 crisis​ With the Covid crisis more than ever we have seen how the initiatives that have emerged from the social and solidarity economy are absolutely necessary if we want to build a map of community relations that are sustainable, with more balanced models, that allow […]

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