crossborder factory develops projects that promote the political creation of a confident, social and economically sustainable Europe of citizens. The French-German relations are a particular focus of our work. Because of their historical weight, France and Germany have a special responsibility towards the European project. Both countries, together with their European partners, must succeed to put the debate on the future of Europe on a new course. Particular attention must be paid to overcoming the distance between citizens and the European idea.
Bringing together economy and civil society
With the project Social and Digital Baltic Space, crossborder factory and ikosom (Institut für Kommunikation in sozialen Medien) connect the challenges and opportunities of the changing media with a crossborder strengthening and development of social entrepreneurship in the Baltic Sea region.
The Social and Digital Baltic Space is a platform for linking social and digital actors in the neighbouring states of the...read more
Social innovation between the public and private sector
With the Open Space Conference “Social entrepreneurship – a new perspective for civil society”, crossborder factory has initiated a bilateral dialogue around the development of social entrepreneurship in Germany and France.
Together with French and German partner organisations from the education sector, civil society, science and economics, we would like to create interest among civil...read more