August Newsletter 2018

Global Social Economy Forum 
Newsletter August 2018 edition
Only one month left for the GSEF 2018 Bilbao, one of the biggest international gatherings on the SSE. Register for the forum to learn from the best SSE practices from different cities across the world. 
- GSEF 2018 speakers
- GSEF 2018 programme / site visit  
Asia Pacific Alliance of YMCAs (APAY) addresses one of the central themes of the GSEF2018 'Challenges for the growth of SSE' with a particular focus on the youth in Asia-Pacific. What are the challenges in the region and what role the youth and the SSE can play?  - Read the full article
GSEF SC member RIPESS is inviting all initiatives, practices, movements that are transforming the existing economic system. World Social Forum of Transformative Economies is a two year 'process' of convergence to build inclusive world agenda.        -Check out the international call 
ILGSSE (International Leading Group on SSE) High-level event organised by the Republic of France will take place in parallel with the 73th UN General Assembly on 25th September. Central theme of the event is “Social Business, Youth and Technology – Innovate together for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”  -Read more about the event
- Fashion Summit HK 2018  (6 Sep, Hong Kong)
(23 Sep, New York, USA)
(29 Sep ~ 1 Oct, Ghent, Belgium)
(25 ~ 28 Oct, Naples, Italy)
CITI-Habitat in partnership with the GSEF, published a report on the SSE landscape of Praia City, Cape Verde. Check out the summary of the report as well as a full PDF version.
Grupo Red de Economía Solidaria Perú (GRESP, member of RIPESS LAC) in partnership with the GSEF published an extensive report on the Peruvian SSE.