Municipality of Gotse Delchev

The Municipality of Gotse Deltsev is the lead beneficiary of the SoSEDEE project and has joined the Cooperation Programme INTERREG V-A Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020, aiming at improving the lives of people living in Bulgaria. In this context, it develops programs / projects that foster innovation and social entrepreneurship, with priority to vulnerable groups. The municipality of Gotse Deltsev has connections with a number of other municipalities in the region of Bulgaria, universities, associations, social organizations providing support for such groups (e.g. Union of disabled people in Bulgaria).

mrina@gocenet.net, +3598893694963


SOS Children's Villages

SOS Children's Villages Greece was established in 1975 as a non-profit making organization, operating under the supervision of the Ministry of Health. The headquarters are located in Athens while it operates nationwide offering accommodation and counselling services to 2000 children and related families. The organization’s funding relies on private donations and co-funded national or EU projects. In the current project, the activities will be implemented in the SOS Children’s Village Thrace, Alexandroupolis, which is consisted of 6 SOS family houses that accommodate 50 children, a Day Care Centre for children with special needs and a Social Centre for children and families in need. The main purpose of SOS Children's Villages is to help children who are either orphans or homeless providing them with a new and permanent home. One of the most important features of the policy followed is that children receive appropriate education and sound preparation in order to become independent adults. Moreover, when they reach adulthood the continue to be supported in a variety of ways, including job search support.

sosathens@sos-villages.gr, +30 2103313661

Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology (EMaTTech) 
School of Business & Economics, Department of Business Administration

The Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology was founded in 1976 and is located in Kavala. It is a Higher Education Institution and it consists of 4 Schools that host 9 Departments. The Department of Business Administration, which participates in the implementation of the SoSEDEE project, is affiliated to the School of Management and Economics. Its main purpose is the systematic and continuous effort to renew all levels of knowledge and the introduction of the latest educational and research methods, techniques and processes focusing on creativity, innovation and leadership, as well as their application to enterprises and organizations in the private and public sector.

ntheriou@teiemt.gr, 2510462371