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Ινστιτούτο Υποστήριξης και Μελετών Επιχειρηματικότητας, Κοινωνικής ανάπτυξης & Συνοχής CUBE Αστική Μη Κερδοσκοπική Εταιρεία

Institute of Support and Studies on Entrepreneurship, Social Development and Social Cohesion CUBE Non-Profit Organization

Thessaloniki, Greece

Cube NGO is an Institute of Support and Studies on Entrepreneurship, Social Development and Cohesion, based in Thessaloniki, Greece.  We have been established in 2020 as a result of the passionate work of several volunteers and as an answer of the need to offer support entrepreneurship and creativity actions to integrate and include both vulnerable social groups and sector that requires its support. Our main goal is the study, research and training on Entrepreneurship, Social Policy, Social Cohesion and Social Inclusion. Our focus areas are: Female entrepreneurship, Young entrepreneurship, Employability of Vulnerable groups, Social Policy for Social Equality issues and Social Cohesion for empowerment issues.  We are cultural, non-profit creative hub that aims to act as a platform of enhancing and upskilling the creative entrepreneurship of the local ecosystem.  Our goal is to support, enhance, promote artistic expression, to offer opportunities for learning and exchange ideas to connect artists and cultural professionals locally, and to create unique experience for audience.  Our mission is to support artists, universities, cultural innovators. It aims to build bridges for mobility, support learning for people in all ages and backgrounds, and promote modern culture  in a space that is open and accessible for everyone.  Its vision is to build  inclusive creative community in Thessaloniki, Greece and Europe.  Additionally: female and youth entrepreneurship, employability of vulnerable groups, integration, discrimination and diversity, social cohesion for empowerment, social and circular econpmy, social policy for social equality, education on environmental footprint and sustainable development.It is important to strengthen every social group by every possible means. Therefore, in addition to study and research, Cube also carries out educational activities.Cube’s expert staff  carry out studies and researches, alone or in collaboration with other institutes, on Εntrepreneurship, Social policy and Social cohesion issues.Cube interacts with different working groups and at the same time it operates as an open place for dialogue with other institutions and organizations that have common vision and goal. In addition, clusters and incubators with similar purposes are collaborating with Cube for exchange of ideas, services and goods.With an emphasis on Youth and the New Social Enterprise, Cube develops actions with multiplier benefits. In order to accomplish its vision and objectives, Cube participates, manages and implements International, European and National Actions & Programmes, in collaboration with research and educational bodies, as well as Civil Society Organisations.  Through the implementation of these programmes, Cube seeks to bring about changes in society, aiming to eliminate social, intercultural and interracial differences,reduce the gender gap,achieve innovation, inclusion, and empowerment of vulnerable groups


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  • Artistic production/promotion
  • Art education and/or other educational activities
  • Project management
  • Event management

Artistic disciplines

  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Dance
  • Amateur arts
  • Development of alternative art practices
  • Painting/drawing
  • Photography
  • Film and video art
  • Graphic design

Topics covered

  • Interculturality and migration
  • Disabilities and inclusion
  • Gender and sexual orientation
  • Human rights and democracy
  • Digitalisation
  • Climate change and environment
  • Tourism