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Greece: Third Sector responses

With the Greek public sector unable to provide sufficient aid to those suffering from the economic crisis, third sector initiatives are looking to fill the gap with new models of social entrepreneurship. A recent change in legislation is enabling the […]

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Greece’s Economy Reconstructed by Grassroots Actors

Greece. For some the headache of Europe, for others an opportunity for Europe. Media reports on strikes, political instability and austerity measures. One year ago, one of the largest peaceful demonstrations took place, right in front of parliament. It was […]

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Here we go again – Athens!

In order not to be taken as a Fools’ Day announcement, we had to wait until April 2nd to announce our second entrepreneurial event, aka Startup Live Athens #2, five months after our first one. Just for your information, the […]

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Rebuilding Greece’s Economy through STARTup Live Athens

Originally published on The Next Women   Konstantina Zoehrer is a social entrepreneur and the Head Organizer for “STARTup Live Athens”. Her mission is to rebuild her country’s economy by promoting Greece to the European entrepreneurial system and shedding light […]

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Amateur note #22: Tribute to Vienna with a wish for Athens

Vienna, early October. The message was «Creating together an European entrepreneurial ecosystem», in practice it was «Connecting the dots». Small but important detail, it is the vision of young people, starting with a crazy idea. Maybe the most interesting part […]

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