• Save
INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK (ISEDE-NET)
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK (ISEDE-NET)

on

  • 852 views

Development of Social Enterprises in Bulgaria Market Niche: Sustainable Ecotourism and Agricultural Initiatives

Development of Social Enterprises in Bulgaria Market Niche: Sustainable Ecotourism and Agricultural Initiatives

Statistics

Views

Total Views
852
Views on SlideShare
823
Embed Views
29

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0

2 Embeds 29

http://www.barda.bg 26
http://barda.bg 3

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment
  • Туризмът и земеделието в България имат изключителен потенциал за развитие. Алтернативен туризъм Това са основните причини за стартирането на алтернативен туризъм в селски район, които мога да направят съответното предприятие конкурентно-способно и икномически изгодно. На последно място не трябва да се забравя, че за успешния мениджмънт в туризма, всеки туристистически обект се нуждае от индивидуален анализ и маркетинг.
  • Туризмът и земеделието в България имат изключителен потенциал за развитие. Алтернативен туризъм Това са основните причини за стартирането на алтернативен туризъм в селски район, които мога да направят съответното предприятие конкурентно-способно и икномически изгодно. На последно място не трябва да се забравя, че за успешния мениджмънт в туризма, всеки туристистически обект се нуждае от индивидуален анализ и маркетинг.

INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK (ISEDE-NET) INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK (ISEDE-NET) Presentation Transcript

  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET ) Development of Social Enterprises in Bulgaria M arket Niche: Sustainable Ecotourism and Agricultural Initiatives
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • Analysis of the potential for development
    • of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • External factors and legislative framework
    • Social enterprises in most EU countries are small and medium size enterprises (SMEs), contributing to establishment of sustainable economic model, where the individuals are more important than 
    • the capital;
    • There is no definition of social enterprise in Bulgarian legislation. The term "social enterprise” does not exist in any legal act - law or bylaw;
    • The form and activities of social enterprises are not particularly regulated by any legal act.
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • Analysis of the potential for development of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • F orms of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • Depending on the sector they are involved in:
      • Providers of social and health services;
      • Training and educational organizations;
      • Enterprises engaged in industrial production and trade.
    View slide
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • Analysis of the potential for development of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • F orms of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • Depending on the legal form:
      • 1. NGOs:
      • The most popular activities are job creation and workforce development;
      • NGO as a mediator between the target group and the market;
      • A combination of direct provision of social services to the external customers, parallel to the provision of social services for the NGO members. They are often contracted (and paid) by the central government or local authorities .
    View slide
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • Analysis of the potential for development of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • F orms of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • Characteristics of NGO social enterprises
    • Frequently, NGOs promote social entrepreneurship and define themselves as social enterprises
    • Models of social enterprises developed by NGO sector : - Hiring people from different vulnerable groups or disabled people; -  Providing services for vulnerable groups or disabled people; -  Performing social activities in broadest terms .
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • Analysis of the potential for development of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • F orms of social enterprises in Bulgaria
    • Depending on the legal form:
      • 2. Cooperatives
      • Completely social nature, supporting the needs and prosperity of their members;
      • Providing consultant or medical services for their members, aiming integration, rehabilitation and protection of their social interests; 
      • Political and economic functions
    • 3. Trade companies
      • Provision of jobs mainly
      • National programs, promoting vulnerable groups employment
    • E cotourism and Sustainable Agriculture
    • The geographical and economic characteristics of Bulgaria favour the development of ecotourism and sustainable agriculture. The following factors give social enterprises good prospects for development in these sectors:
    • - Good geographical position and suitable natural resources;
    • - Big underdeveloped potential;
    • - Opportunities for development in the smaller settlements, where  the target groups of social enterprises are mostly concentrated;
    • - Opportunities for funding through different European programs;
    • - Social and cultural features, traditional for the Bulgarians make easier the development of necessary labour skills and competencies.
    INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • E cotourism and the Sustainable Agriculture Alternative tourism  
    • Suitable for social enterprise activity;  
    • Key factors:
      •   S mall number of employees needed for the initial activity development;
      • Existence  of a social element in the alternative tourism development;
      • Low level of investments needed to start the activities.
    INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • E cotourism and the Sustainable Agriculture
    • Sustainable Agriculture  
    • Suitable for social enterprise activity;   
    • Key factors:
      •   Fertile soil and mild climate ;
      • Almost no pollution ;
      • Big existing market for the bio products;
      • Long traditions in agriculture and skills developed;
      • Low level of investments needed to start the activities.
    INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
  • INNOVATIVE SOCIAL ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT NETWORK ( ISEDE-NET )
    • E cotourism and the Sustainable Agriculture
    • Funding of social enterprises in the sectors of ecotourism
    • and sustainable agriculture
    • State and Municipal budgets;
    • European projects and programs (special earmark funding);
    • International and national donors;
    • Revenues generated by business activities .
  • Bulgarian Association of Regional Development Agencies and Business Centres Thank you! http://www.barda.bg 6, Triaditsa Str. Floor 4, office 401 Sofia 1000 Bulgaria Tel./fax: (+359 2) 980 9703 e-mail office@barda.bg