More than 10.000 high school students from 8 countries developed social businesses within Social Enterprise 360 European program
Social Enterprise 360 (SE360) is a European educational program in the field of social entrepreneurship, developed by Junior Achievement Romania in partnership with organizations from 7 countries and co-financed by the European Union ...

Generation Z ready to seed positive changes in European communities
  • » A team of Romanian students participated at the European final of the competition Social Enterprise 360, competing with teams from Belgium, Denmark, Greece, Italy, Malta, the Netherlands, Serbia and Spain.
  • » Social Enterprise 360 is an educational program developed by Junior Achievement, funded by the European Commission, through the Erasmus+ and declared as best practice model, which provided 450 teachers and 5,625 high school students involved at European level with practical entrepreneurship experience and the opportunity to develop complementary skills through projects of social entrepreneurship.

Social entrepreneurship ideas proposed by students for community problems
1225 high school students and 107 Romanian teachers participated during the 2015-2016 school year, within the European project for social entrepreneurship education, called Social Enterprise 360 (SE360). As part of this project, they ...

European Social Business Forum 2016
The European Social Business Forum 2016 will take place on April 12 in Utrecht, Netherlands. Social business experts, entrepreneurs, academics, policy makers and investors are invited to join for an inspiring day all around the European social business ecosystem and its future.

Myths about Social Entrepreneurship: How to stimulate students to start a Social Business
Although the concept of social entrepreneurship is rather new in Romania, teenagers are attracted by the idea of getting involved in educational projects and even initiate a real social business that could impact the local community.

Volunteer Experience – Delivering a Social Entrepreneurship Activity
At January 28, I volunteered at the William of Orange College (Willem van Oranje College) in Waalwijk, the Netherlands. I was there to give an introduction in social entrepreneurship to a group of fourth graders. These students were not regular students, they were part of the International Business College.

SE360 selected as Erasmus+ Best Practice Project
The national valorization conference Learn and Share: Community+ was organized by the National Agency for Community Programs in the Education Field and Vocational Training (ANPCDEFP) on the 23rd of November 2015 at the Sheraton Hotel in Bucharest.

More than 5600 high school students from 5 contries will learn to become social entrepreneurs in a Romanian educational project
The demographic changes in Romania in 2015-2020 will dramatically change the labour market, causing a decrease of employees by 4,5% and raising the number of pensioners by about 13%. In this context, Romania will have to invest heavily in education and skills of the individuals active in SME development.

Teachers' Trainings and Social Business Webinars
In October 2015, at the Partenie Cosma Economic High School from Oradea, the SE360 Curricula was launched. The first step consisted of the teachers' training held in the school on the 7th of October 2015 by the JA Romania representative, who provided support documents, case studies for a better understanding of the concept of social entrepreneurship, and explanation of the online platform. Also, an invitation was launched for the teachers to attend three social business webinars in 17, 19 and 26 November.

Aanbeveling Charlotte Vullinghs SIR
On a sunny Monday in April we started with a brainstorm, on June 12 we ended up as the winners of the Dutch national final of Social Innovation Relay. And what a challenge the road to our victory was!

Social Entrepreneurship for changing the world
Blanca Narváez, Directora de fundación Junior Achievement
Starting a business and become an entrepreneur supposed to take a difficult decision. It is a complicated process which requires patience, perseverance, clear objectives, ideas… and above all, overcome many obstacles. The base is detecting a problem and design a solution.

Is Social Entrepreneurship the future?
It is more than necessary to create education oriented to the social issues, needs, problems and desires. Young minds which think about society and its problems and how to create solutions which can bring relief and profit at the same time, are necessary and vital for a change of culture and mentality.