Sustainability in Youth Work

On Monday, September 16th, 2019, Monon organised an interactive event for youth workers and teachers from Salzburg, in cooperation with Akzente Pinzgau. The aim of the event was to create a broader understanding for the different topics and goals of sustainable development among the participants and to enable them to share these themes and values Read More …

Youth guide to starting a social business

In Fall 2015 I participated in the name of VHS Bhaktapur in an Erasmus+ exchange for youth workers organized by Net in Action in Italy. The five days training was all under the main question: how can social entrepreneurship help youth not in employment, education or training (NEET) finding their place in society. I spontaneously Read More …

A Brief Institutional Analysis on Social Businesses as Option for Start-Ups in Nepal

This paper has been presented during Nepal’s firs international conference on Social Entrepreneurship, which has happend in Nepal in July 2016. The paper is based on some small grass-roots analysis I’ve been conducting in Summer 2015. It shows that almost half of the analysied social busines are employment oriented: The paper concludes, that even though Read More …

Change of Scenes: Namaste Nepal

A bit lacking sleep but full with pleasant anticipations Inge Patsch arrived Tuesday evening at the airport of Kathmandu. In the coming months different activities in Nepal are planned: Firstly, the VHS Bhaktapur should be further developed. This organization with a focus on the German language is already supporting many young Nepali with better skills Read More …

Many Intercultural and Social Projects are Ready for Kick-Off

After having finished my Master’s thesis I am becoming more active again at Monon e.U. The last weeks were totally dedicated to the project We-X-Change: Project plans were forged, technical concepts developed and dismissed, ideas discussed, applications filled in and last but not least even a small film (GERMAN) was made: WE-X-CHANGE from wexchange on Read More …

Kulturplattform Oberpinzgau

Die Kooperation mit der Kulturplattform Oberpinzgau wurde weitgehend fixiert. Unter gemeinsamen Dach werden beide Projekte wie angeplant ausgeführt wobei es eine gemeinsame Homepage geben wird. Der geplante offene Community-Teil bleibt dabei weiter bestehen. Ergänzend dazu wird es einen eigene Bereich auf der Homepage für die Kulturplattform Oberpinzgau geben. Dieser wird vom Regionalverband Oberpinzgau redaktionell betreut. Read More …

der Preis ist heiß … oder Konzept mit Award fixiert

Nach einem Treffen letzte Woche mit der EU-Förderverantwortlichen Georgia Pletzer wurde das geplante Konzept bestätigt. Im Zuge des Projektes soll es auch einen ersten IBinPinzgau-Preis geben. Dieser Preis soll in erster Linie Nachwuchstalente und Hobby-Künstler die aus dem Pinzgau stammen bzw. im Pinzgau leben ansprechen. Zu einem noch nicht näher definierten gesellschaftspolitischen relevanten Thema in der Read More …