"It is our aspiration that all people of Amsterdam with disabilities have an opportunity to become participants in our city"

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Valuable conference

On 13 June there was a successful and special conference on social purchasing: Buying for Social Impact. The aim was to come with the officials involved from idea to implementation. To that end, knowledge was shared from research and best practices – in the Netherlands and abroad.

The exchange was very successful, with politics, science, governments and social entrepreneurs sharing in the cultural shift where social purchasing became the norm.

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participatory entrepreneurship

On Wednesday, June 26, De Omslag attended the closing conference of the Rights2Grow project in Brussels. The topic of discussion was the participation of employees in social enterprises in Europe.

In a European partnership, research has been conducted into the practice of 26 social enterprises in 13 EU Member States. These were presented during the conference.

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GSEF 2018

De Omslag organiseert speciaal voor participanten, inspiratie van buiten Nederland, om deel te nemen aan een inspirerende wereldconferentie: Values and competitiveness for an inclusive and sustainable local development van het GSEF 2018 in Bilbao.

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European learning network

The European Network for Social Integration Enterprises of which De Omslag is a member, convened last week. ENSIE connects the social enterprises of southern, eastern and western Europe, making a large learning network available.

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GSEF 2016: think global, act local

De Omslag was invited to contribute to the World Global Social Economy Forum (7-9 September) by means of a presentation. During the conference local authorities and stakeholders in the social economy were gathered in Montreal to contribute as allies of the social economy and the strengthening of smart and sustainable cities.

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europe

De Omslag is a network organisation, primarily for the care and welfare enterprises in Amsterdam and it’s municipality. To stimulate innovation in the area of enterprise, De Omslag has linked up with European network ENSIE. Affiliated organisations can profit greatly from the experience and expertise of other countries. The European network is hereby, through De Omslag, introduced to the situation in Amsterdam and the Dutch perspective.

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ensie

De Omslag is a member of ENSIE. The European Network of Social Integration Enterprises (ENSIE) was officially established in Bruges (Belgium) on May 11, 2001. For several years, exchanges between national networks for social integration enterprises have made possible the identification of common identifying principles for these initiatives through the various countries of the European Union.

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international Conference Ljubljana

Multiple purposes were served during the conference in Ljubljana in October, 2014. Foremost, the conference Europe4all. This conference’s objective was to discuss and share the good practices of the Work Integration Social Enterprises (WISEs) in Europe.

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inwork: make it work

From November 10-12, 2014, “Make it work”, a European conference about participation, work integration and social entrepreneurship, took place in Amsterdam. The conference brought approximately 100 participants together from 15 countries, formed the keystone of the European Commission subsidized project INWORK.

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