Social Entrepreneurship

Tue, 2016-02-23 14:24

In partnership with TNU Network University (Netherlands), Belarusian Youth Public Union "New Faces" and International Civil Association "Union of Belarusian of the world “Motherland", with support from the European Union we are launching a new programme called "Social Entrepreneurship Incubator". 200 budding entrepreneurs, as well as NGO representatives and teenagers between the ages of 15 and 18 will be able to learn the basics of social entrepreneurship using unique international methods and drawing on the experiences and knowledge of leading Belarusian experts who launched SocStarter. During the 9-month training program, students will get to work with mentors, study practical experience of the Belarusian business diaspora from the EU and the US, and participate in a competition to get funding for your own startup!


Sun, 2015-05-31 17:35

Swedish expert Fredrik Björk, lecturer at Malmö University, on the challenges facing the global economy and traditional business and why social entrepreneurship and social innovation are promising areas. The expert made his presentation at a panel discussion "Business Built On the Principles of Sustainable Development and Social Entrepreneurship" that was part of scientific and practical conference "Management and Participation in Sustainable Development Processes" held during the Sustainable Development Week 2015.