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MIDI supports SenseCamp Lisbon

MIDI supports SenseCamp Lisbon

With our initiative SocialMoneyTalks we are supporting SenseCamp Lisbon 2017 by donating workshop material to the event that we have collected through gift-economy events for social entrepreneurs in Lisbon in 2016. We hope the event will be a great success and with the Lisbon-based MakeSense volunteers all the best with the event preparations. Click here to […]

Supporting social entrepreneurs in Lisbon

Supporting social entrepreneurs in Lisbon

MIDI Consulting has helped to organise SenseCamp Lisbon, a 2 day event with over 100 participants that brings together volunteers from all over Europe to support the local community of social entrepreneurs. The event was organised as part of the activities of the Lisbon MakeSense volunteer community. Click here for more information about MakeSense and how to […]

Results from our first Social Money Talks Pilot

Results from our first Social Money Talks Pilot

The first pilot event of Social Money Talks took place on April 21st 2016 at ISEG, Lisbon School of Economics and Management. Partners were ImpactHub Lisbon (Candidate) and Joao Sem Medo. SocialMoneyTalks is an open programme that helps social entrepreneurs to become financially sustainable. Our first pilot event was a full success with over 70 participants. Since we […]

Launch of SocialMoneyTalks at ISEG in Lisbon, April 21st

Launch of SocialMoneyTalks at ISEG in Lisbon, April 21st

The first SocialMoneyTalks event will be hosted in collaboration with the ImpactHub Lisbon (Candidate) and JoãoSemMedo at ISEG (School for Economics and Management of the University Lisbon) on April 21st at 19pm. During 3 hours a diverse group participants will be invited to explore opportunities to make their social impact projects and volunteer initiatives financially sustainable using participatory leadership (Art of Hosting) and Design Thinking techniques. The […]

MakeSense ideation session in Amsterdam

MakeSense ideation session in Amsterdam

Culture Aangan is a social agro-tourism business based in Mumbai, India that helps villagers in rural areas of India develop economic alternative from having to migrate to overpopulated cities by developing rural agro-tourism. The project is one of the winners of the business acellerator ImpactBooster. On Monday the 15th of February Mira will be hosting a brainstorm […]

Mentoring start-ups at IMPACT BOOSTER

Mentoring start-ups at IMPACT BOOSTER

IMPACT BOOSTER is a start-up incubator supporting social entrepreneurs with projects in emerging markets. MIDI Sustainability Consulting is supporting start-up incubator IMPACT BOOSTER with Mira Bangel as Lead Mentor. During one month Mira Bangel will be supporting the ten short-listed social entrepreneurs in developing their business canvas, creating innovative business models and fine-tuning their business […]

Science4Sustainability: Connecting what science knows with what business does

Science4Sustainability: Connecting what science knows with what business does

In collaboration with Luc Van Poelje, Coordinator at Crossboat in DeCeuvel/Amsterdam, and with support of the University of Lisbon we have just launched Science4Sustainability, an initiative that bridges the gap between what science knows and what business in contributing towards the United Nation development goals (see image below). We have a number of projects that […]