LDA Montenegro participates in the Global Social Economy Forum 2018 in Bilbao
Local Democracy Agency Montenegro representative will participate in the Global Social Economy Forum which will be held in Bilbao, Spain from 1st to 3rd October.
The 4th edition of the Forum, after the ones previously held in Seoul and Montreal, is entitled “Social economy and Cities – Values and competitiveness for an inclusive and sustainable development” and will gather hundreds of participants from all over the world to share experiences.
The GSEF is a global association of local authorities and civil society representatives united around the idea that social economy is a valuable instrument for local economic development.
Speakers such mayors of the cities of Seoul, Madrid, Barcelona, Bilbao, state officials and workers of local and international associations will contribute to the development of the social economy concept and its tools applications in local realities.
LDA Montenegro and its partner Center for Social Economy Development and many actors with which Memorandum of cooperation was signed 2015, are working on promotion of the social economy concept as a tool for fighting unemployment, inclusion of deprived groups and local economic development.