Webinar: “Training refugees on entrepreneurship? Challenges for social inclusion”

The webinar deals with the issue of entrepreneurship and self-employment for refugees and migrants.

During the 2-hour session, the results and the training platform of TREND project will be presented, giving the opportunity to migrants, refugees, education providers and migrant-related organizations or any other interested on migration to find out about the possibilities offered by the project and the platform.


Speakers from non-profit organizations will present interesting initiatives and issues related to migrants’ social inclusion.

Anastasia Sikiaridi
Anastasia SikiaridiLivelihoods Manager at International Rescue Committee (IRC)
Vasileios Tiliakos
Vasileios TiliakosPresident & Co-Founder of Athirma
Lefteris Papagianakis
Lefteris PapagianakisHead of Advocacy, Policy and Research at SolidarityNow
Dimitris Kouletsis
Dimitris KouletsisHead of Operations at The People's Trust
Constantinos Machairas
Constantinos MachairasExecutive Director at Organization Earth
Katerina Kapnisi
Katerina KapnisiCareer Counsellor Coordinator at Generation 2.0 for Rights, Equality & Diversity


The TREND project and the TREND 2.0 project proposal will be presented by

Alessandro Carbone
Alessandro CarboneSenior Project Manager at the Academy of Entrepreneurship
Vicky Axaopoulou
Vicky AxaopoulouE.U. Project Manager Assistant at the Academy of Entrepreneurship
Rita Anson
Rita AnsonProject Manager at Oslo International Hub


See the Agenda here



Don’t miss the opportunity to learn about current challenges and solutions to migrants’ integration through entrepreneurship – Save the date and register below.

Date & Time:
Monday, 13th July 2020, 16.00-18.00 EEST