RoundTable 1 :
Brussels, an urban laboratory for Insertion and Transitions

Are the employment, inclusion, economic, social and environmental transition challenges facing Brussels as a City-Region similar to those of other European metropolises?

To what extent can the social economy respond to these challenges? 

What are the European brakes and levers on the development of the social economy in urban areas?  


Minister of the Brussels-Capital Region Government, responsible for Employment and Vocational Training, Digital Transition, Local Authorities and Animal Welfare.

Secretary of State for the Brussels-Capital Region, responsible for Economic Transition and Scientific Research.

Councillor for the City of Strasbourg and Vice-President of Strasbourg Eurométropole in charge of Social and Solidarity Economy.

Fair Ground Bruxelles - a cooperative real estate company with a social purpose, which aims to create affordable, sustainable spaces for housing and activities of collective interest, with a view to transforming land into a common asset through a non-speculative approach.

Fobagra - digital hostels, an association specializing in access to Information and Communication Technologies, committed to socio-professional integration by tackling the digital gap.