10:30 - 12:00



As a result of our collection of best practices from Social Economy and civil society in the fight against the Corona virus, we decided to share some of them in thematic on-line sessions.

This will give the chance to analyse and understand the modus operandi and allow learning opportunities for other regions, cities, ecosystems and social enterprises. We have selected for this session the topic of "Work integration social enterprises" (WISEs) in cooperation with ENSIE and EASPD. WISEs have become under serious pressure since COVID19 crisis broke out, but they also showed a great sense of innovation and resilience by maintaining activity in different ways and reshuffling production towards production of urgent equipment. Today they are for example a mayor contributor in the production of masks. Meanwhile, their social and care operations had to keep on running and be prioritised. How these companies combined both shall be showed in this online session.

The meeting format is classic: 15-25 min presentation 10-15 min Q&A and discussion.


Please request participation by sending an email to

You can register until the meeting starts. The participation link will be provided by email.

The meeting will be organised via "WebEx Meetings". The application can be downloaded, however this is not mandatory (browser access is possible).

Points of discussion

Overview discussion

Olivier Dupuis, Director de la Fédération des Entreprises d'Insertion (France)



László Jakubinyi, President of the Symbiosis Foundation (Hungary)



Andreea Savin, Atelier Manager of Atelierul de Panza (Romania)