On Saturday January 12th 2019,in Kavala (Greece), the participants of the 1st cycle of the Educational Programme were examined in order to be awarded with the 1st Certificate in Social Entrepreneurship  in the cross-border area. Mr Vardiris Vasileios, President of the Department of Business Administration of the Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology welcomed and congratulated the participants. The action is funded by the cooperation programme INTERREG Greece-Bulgaria 2014-2020 through the project "Support of Social Enterprise Development and Enhancement of Employment / SoSEDEE".

In the 1st  cycle of the training program:

  • 90 applications were received from Greece and Bulgaria
  • 60 trainees
  • 28 participations in the week of experiential learning
  • 18 certificates awarded

The second cycle of the training program will take place in May.

The ultimate goal of the project is to strengthen social entrepreneurship and employment in the cross-border area.

The project is implemented by the Municipality of Gotse Delchev (Lead Beneficiary), SOS Children's Villages Greece (Aristino, Alexandroupolis branch) and the Department of Business Administration of the Technical Institute of East Macedonia and Thrace.

Detailed description of the training course. The educational material is available here.

For more information you may contact us at: sosedeeproject@gmail.com