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23 juin B1-AKT for Social Innovation – To Tackle Fuel Poverty

 « B1-AKT is  Joining Ashoka, Schneider Electric Foundation and Enel for Social Innovation »

Fuel poverty has become a major problem in Europe. There are between 50 and 125 million people who struggle every day to ensure adequate heating, light, and cooking power in their dwelling at an affordable price (European Parliamentary Research Service). This has a severe impact on their health and wellbeing. Creative and systems-changing solutions are needed to transform this issue in an opportunity for these people to thrive.

After a successful partnership in 2015-2016, the Schneider Electric Foundation, under the aegis of the Fondation de France, and Ashoka, have renewed their commitment to helping improve the living conditions of millions of people facing fuel poverty in Europe.

It is by offering support to the most innovative social entrepreneurs in Europe that we can help entire communities tackle fuel poverty and move towards energy sustainability. The 2017-2018 edition is realised in partnership with Enel and B1-AKT .

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Cube your take on europe B1-AKT Le guern petrache

22 juin Cube. »Your take on Europe » teams up with B1-AKT and empowers the European future

CUBE. Your Take on Europe aims at educating, engaging and empowering young people across Europe to envisage the future they want to live in. CUBE gathers diverse opinions across the European Union and reinvigorates European civil society by amplifying these untold stories in Brussels. CUBE facilitates this process in three steps: it provides a workshop toolkit for teachers, creates a digital platform for European youth organisations, and aspires to become a European youth lobby.

Toolkit: CUBE provides a digital workshop toolkit on its website containing educational material triggering critical reflection on the future of the European Union:

The Toolkit is yours! The toolkit can be downloaded by teachers and facilitators. The workshops take place in your local school, ensuring that all youngsters can participate, regardless of their background. Within the familiarity of classrooms, individual counter-narratives can be shared while critical thinking is being fostered.

http://cubeyourtake.eu/concept/

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CSR Beyond net board le guern petrache B1-AKT

21 juin B1-AKT and Beyond CSR – Game Changers: the 40+ Project

BeyondCSR within the context of its Global Goals on Sustainable Development Initiatives, launches in collaboration with Impact Hub Athens, on Tuesday March 14th, at 18:00-21:00 at the premises of Impact Hub “The 40+ project: The GameChangers”; with the support (among others) of: B1-AKT, European Parliament’s Representation in Greece, European Commission’s Representation to Greece, The Embassy of Israel, The Kingdom of the Netherlands in Greece, Hellenic Federation of IT and Telecoms (SEPE), the American-Hellenic Chamber of Commerce, the Hellenic Start-up Association, ESADE Business and Law School Alumni, the Circle of Inspiring Women for Sustainable Development (CIWOS), and the New Consumers Institute of Greece.

The idea: Global Goals 4,5, 8, 10; Tackle social, age, gender stereotypes and inequality, promote career change to 40+ age group.

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edyoufest B1-AKT Le Guern Petrache

15 juin B1-AKT partner of the international EdYOUfest Festival

B1-AKT teams up with Oremis Plaisir d’Apprendre- EdYOUfest is led by a consortium of master teachers & entrepreneurs who share a vision of bringing the Start Up movement to education. We do this by sourcing amazing locations around the world, building very carefully curated communities of teachers and learners, doers and makers, creators, artists and investors, and bringing them all together for three and a half days of collaboration, sharing, and idea ignition. EdYOUfests usually begin on a Friday evening and conclude on a Tuesday morning.

http://www.edyoufest.com/

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EdYOUfest works closely with host communities and schools & plans its retreats in ways that celebrates local culture. School children from the area are offered the chance to display & present their work. Merchants from the host community are given first chance to display & sell their goods. The local tourism board is given a central exhibit area free of charge.  EdYOUfest aims to add something of value to the local community by supporting business and bringing in delegates from around the world who will be staying, shopping, and eating in the host community.

 2017 and Beyond  EdYOUfest is currently building retreats in France, Italy, Ecuador, and Japan and discussions are under way for EdYOUfest retreats in Iran and Brazil.  To learn more about these retreats or to look into ways you might partner with us as a local host, workshop provider,(,) or sponsor, please sign up for our newsletter at http://edyoufest.com and get in touch with us at info@edyoufest.com

http://edyoufest.com/

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