The call for proposals to 2018 Bilbao’s Global Social Economy Forum (GSEF) is now open

Source: Global Social Economy Forum

With great enthusiasm, Bilbao City Council has announced that the Call for Proposals for GSEF 2018 is now open! This is your chance to contribute to this 4th edition of the Global Social Economy Forum, bringing together regional and local governments, Social Economy agents, civil society, universities and social organizations.

The online site will guide you through the submission process of your social economy initiatives. Once evaluated, successful proposals will be presented at the GSEF2018 which will be held in Bilbao, in the Basque Country, in 1-3 October 2018. Please be aware that the submission deadline is Wednesday February 28th (at midnight in Central Europe, UTC/GMT +01:00 (CET)). To check out main themes and sub themes, click the link here and you can submit your proposal through the GSEF2018 homepage where you can find also guidelines for the submission and application form. 

Submit your initiatives here

The Forum’s central theme is the “Social Economy and Cities: Values and competitiveness for inclusive and sustainable local development”.

GSEF2018 is therefore in line with the current debates at European and global level considering the social economy, in its various expressions, as a real and viable option to advance and grow socially and economically in a different way.

Know more about the Global Social Economy Forum (GSEF)