What is ARNO

Association for Development of New  Options=ADNO  (Ref. ARNO is our original  name, in Macedonian language it has ...

Why ARNO?

ARNO is organization with vision, talent, energy and resources to be the creative source for improvement of the communities we live in. As socially innovative organization we are brought to have commitment, readiness, and ability to innovate to respo...

Mission and vision

ARNO  mission : ARNO develops and supports social innovation through design of new options in digital creativity and diverse social initiatives, which are developed by active, independent citizens that a...

Social entrepreneurship

Doing something good for the society, while having a business component; employing entrepreneurial activities for reaching higher values is all about social entrepreneurship. There are many trends and definitions, approaches and tons of successful stories and examples of social enterprises or social entrepreneurship activities. Social Entrepreneurship as defined on http://socijalnopretprijatie.org.mk is: “ Social entrepreneurship is a particular form of entrepreneurship that is part of a wider idea of Social Economy. Social economy is a...

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Social Innovation

What is Social Innovation? Many many definitions out there. Here are the ones that we value the most as definitions that guide us in our mission: “ Definitions of social innovation abound and a casual observer can quickly become entangled in a debate over meaning and nuance. We’re not too hung up about it so we’ve adopted a simple working definition: Social Innovation refers to new ideas that resolve existing social, cultural, economic and environmental challenges for the benefit of people and planet. A true social innovation is systems-changi...

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