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Senior Researcher
Giulia Galera

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Universities & Institutions

  • Euricse
  • EMES

Areas of Interest

  • Potentialities of social enterprises in transition contexts
  • Social enterprise normative evolution
  • Impact of social enterprises on local development
  • Social enterprise

Giulia is a senior researcher at Euricse since 2008.

Giulia started collaborating with the institute for the Study of Nonprofit Enterprises in 2000, being engaged in research activities and in European projects. Her research activities are focused on the role and on the potentialities of social enterprises in transition contexts, on the concept of social enterprise and its normative evolution, and on the impact of social enterprises on local development.

She coordinated several European and international research projects, including the recent follow-up of the “Mapping Study on Social Enterprise eco-systems”, co-led by Euricse and EMES and she collaborated with several international and national institutions, including the European Commission, ILO, UNDP, OECD, and the European Parliament.

Giulia graduated in International and diplomatic sciences and obtained a PhD in International Studies from the School of International Studies of the University of Trento.

See a selection of work by this Author

Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe – Comparative synthesis report

Details Year: 2020 Published in: EUPublications Cited as: European Commission (2020) Social enterprises and their ecosystems in Europe. Comparative synthesis report. Authors: Carlo Borzaga, Giulia Galera, Barbara Franchini, Stefania Chiomento, Rocío Nogales and Chiara Carini. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union. Available at https://europa.eu/!Qq64ny Abstract The understanding of the current size, scope and state [...]

Impact of the European Commission’s Social Business Initiative

Details Year: 2021 Published in: European Commission Cited as: Haarich, S., Holstein, F., Spule, S., Galera, G., Franchini, B., Borzaga, C., Chiomento, S., Spiess-Knafl, W., Scheck, B., Salvatori, G. (2020). Impact of the European Commission’s Social Business Initiative (SBI) and its Follow-up Actions. Study for DG Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion, European Commission. Subject Text [...]