YouthSSE group organizes a space to explore, advocacy and lobbying for glocal economic justice. It aims to build alliances with young activists interested in transforming today's economy, and promoting the social and solidarity economy.Language(s) of the Activity: EnglishProponent Organizations:RIPESS EU - Solidarity Economy Europe
More info : https://join.wsf2021.net/activities/5143
On January 28th, at 17UTC (18CET) - Transformative Economies Lab is a collaborative investigation exploring, mapping, and articulating a practical, sustainable, equitable economy as it unfolds around the globe. The aim of the lab is to use an existing platform (Real Economy Lab) which provides a comprehensive picture of the projects, ideas, movements and networks offering viable alternatives to the mainstream market-bases economic system, and to present this as a compelling case for wider coordination and support by all stakeholders. We invite you to take part! Language(s) of the Activity: English
On January 29th, at 15UTC (16CET) - The World Social Forum on Transformative Economies 2020 has been completed, and thanks to the contributions of numerous confluences from around the world, it has succeeded in establishing an Alliance of transformative economies. The results of the event itself, as well as the concrete initiatives of the "We Accept the Challenge" programme, will be presented in this space.
EPOG+ - Economic POlicies for the Global transition
Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree
Call for applications
Economic POlicies for the Global transition (EPOG+) is an Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in economics, supported by the European Union. It offers a world-class integrated Master's programme on the (digital, socioeconomic, ecological) transition processes with a pluralist approach and interdisciplinary perspectives.
The main objective of the programme is to give birth to a new generation of international experts, able to define and assess economic policies and evolve within different political, social and regional contexts. Towards this objective, the EPOG+ Master’s programme goes beyond the reach of standard economic theory to include various heterodox/institutionnalist political economy approaches.
The full partners (degree awarding institutions) include a wide set of prestigous institutions:
University of technology of Compiègne (UTC),
University of Paris,
University of Turin,
Berlin School of Economics and Law,
University of Rome 3,
Vienna University of Economics and Business,
University of the Witwatersrand (Wits).
It also involves more than 30 (academic and non-academic) associated partners in Europe and the world.
The very best students from all over the world will be eligible for scholarships awarded for 2 years by the European Commission, based on our selection:
The « Programme countries » scholarships for students from Member States of the European Union (EU) as well as Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Republic of North Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey, United Kingdom.
The « Partner countries » scholarships for students from all the other countries.