IEBA Centre of Businesses and Social Initiatives

IEBA is an association that aims at contribute to social cohesion, innovation, integrated and sustainable development of the territory, people and organizations


IEBA is located a rural/interior municipality of the Portuguese region Centro. It has a multidisciplinary team of 16 FTE.
The main actuation areas are: local development; social innovation/intervention; vocational training for adult learners; employment promotion; capacity building; qualification, support, advice and expertise to enterprises, social economy organizations and entrepreneurs; gender equality.
IEBA implemented 85 social innovation/local development projects, being 51 national, 34 European; lead 43, was partner in 35 and provided services in 7.
It has qualified 120 social economy organizations. Supported 30 women in their entrepreneurship projects.
Is a certified vocational training provider, having organized more than 11800 of training hours for more than 2000 adult learners.

Type of partner/expertise sought

We seek for partners interested in the above mentioned themes, with consolidated competences, willing to share their experience and work in partnership.

Type of partners:
NGO, municipalities, adult tranining providers, consultancy providers

Type of expertise/competence offered

Adult traning provider

Consultancy provider

Social innovation projects

Entrepreneurship promotion

Gender equality promotions

Social economy capacity building

Organisation type

Non-governmental organization/ non-profit

Areas covered

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