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AlpSib sharing events

Pordenone, Freiburg, Nice and region Valle d'Aosta hosted sharing events through which they shared project results and informed the audience about the specifities of the social impact bonds. 

Pordenone hosted its event on 18 April 2018. It gathered representatives of the regional government, various organisations that work in the field of seniors and NEETs in the region and private investors. At the event also the scenario regarding people aged over 65 in the region was presented. 

The Freiburg session labelled Risks and Opportunities of Social Impact Investment attracted wide range of different AlpSib target groups from social start-ups to investors, researchers, banks and social providors. The event took place on 11 October 2018. 

The Nice event took place on 16 October 2018. The seminary objective was to present the results of the AlpSib project and to discuss the possibility to develop a Social Impact Contract addressed to a particular target group: the NEET – « Not in Employment, Education or Training ». Project initiators, investors and expert speakers debated the interest of pushing forward such financial contract, considered as a tool which would help tackling social issues, notably encountered in French Riviera. 

Region Valle d'Aosta hosted its event in picturesque Forte di Bard and gathered Italian stakeholders interested in the topic of social impact bonds. 

The circe of sharing events will be closed in early 2019 with the sharing event in Ljubljana. 

More about each event can be found under the section "news".