SnO events

3 September 2018

2018 Convergences World Forum

  • When: 03/09/2018 - 04/09/2018
  • Where: Palais Brongniart, 28 place de la bourse, 75002 PARIS
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11th edition of the Convergences World Forum:

Convergences theme 2018

Launched in 2008, Convergences is the first platform for thought in Europe that aims at building new convergences between public, private, and solidarity-based actors to promote the Sustainable Development Goals and the development of a world “Zero Exclusion, Zero Carbon, Zero Poverty.”

Convergences seeks to engage with various stakeholders in order to disseminate good practices and to promote co-construction approaches with the aim of creating high impact and innovative partnerships.

Its scope of interest is wide ranging: sustainable development, international development, solidarity-based and inclusive finance, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR), social entrepreneurship, social and solidarity economy, and new technologies for change.

Please find here the PROGRAM.

Please click here to REGISTER.


On September 3:

On September 4:


Bénédicte Faivre-Tavignot, executive director of the S&O Center, will take part in two round-tables on

Social innovation & entrepreneurship for healthy communities in the Philippines: challenges and opportunities"  

and "From commitment to action: building partnerships to be more effective together"  tackling issues like How to reconcile the interests of large companies, social enterprises, associations and public authorities? What are the key elements for establishing balanced partnerships? How to measure the added value of the partnership in relation to the achievement of objectives?

On September 4:

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Call for papers

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