Category Archive for "The Lab"

An open letter to celebrate our 2nd anniversary

Laboratório de Investimento Social

“The celebration of this anniversary is complemented by a second motif of joy: today we launch the Portuguese Social Investment Taskforce’s website, available at grupodetrabalho.investimentosocial.pt“ Two years does not feel like a long time. Today we invite you to reflect about…

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Phase for Expressions of Interest for Social Impact Bonds Launched

Laboratório de Investimento Social

“Portugal Inovação Social launches the phase for Expressions of Interest for Social Impact Bonds (…) happening from the 22nd of September to the 13th of October.” Portugal Inovação Social launches the phase for Expressions of Interest for Social Impact Bonds (SIBs), happening…

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Portugal is invited to integrate the Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group

Laboratório de Investimento Social

“Portugal was one of the five countries invited to integrate the Global Social Impact Investment Steering Group (GSG), (…) countries considered innovators in the area of social investment.” Portugal was one of the five countries invited to integrate the Global Social…

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O Custo Económico da Diabetes (Portuguese version only)

Joana Cruz Ferreira

De acordo com a mais recente publicação do Observatório Nacional da Diabestes, estima-se que a diabetes custe ao estado português cerca de 1,7 mil milhões de euros, por ano. No entanto, estes valores apenas contabilizam os custos da doença na…

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A Crise do Desemprego Jovem Global (Portuguese Version Only)

Joana Cruz Ferreira

Segundo o CEO da Education for Employment (EFE), a redução de 1% da taxa de desemprego global equivale a  $72 mil milhões de riqueza produzida. Jamie McAuliffe, o CEO da Education for Employment (EFE) – Global, numa entrevista para o World…

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