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2nd Bihar Innovation Forum calls for applications. Applications open till 28th May.
Ashoka India Future Forum is an event that will bring together Ashoka’s network of social entrepreneurs, investors and media to discuss thought-provoking ideas for the future. The Forum runs over 3 days but only June 28th is open to all.
The power of Big Ideas and Big Actions will converge on the 13th and 14th of June with SOCAP and Impact Forum partnering up for a power-packed discussion about what is the next stage of transformation for social capital markets in Asia and Africa.
AVPN brings social impact measurement expert, Marlon van Dijk of Social E-valuator, to four cities in Asia for a customised one day workshop series.
The Livelihood Pathways for the Poorest project, implemented in Gaya District, Bihar, India, with support from the Rockefeller Foundation, aimed to demonstrate a model that could help the ultra-poor escape poverty through the provision of integrated financial, livelihood and risk management services.
This Study, done by Intellecap on behalf of IFC (International Finance Corporation), aims to provide an assessment of the Micro Small and Medium Enterprise (MSME) sector finance in India. The Study also evaluates the consequent gap in the financing needs of MSMEs, and explores potential interventions to address the lack of access to formal finance for this sector.
The Sankalp Forum-Samridhi Social Enterprise Recognition and Regional Summit, organized in collaboration with DFID and GIZ, was aimed at supporting social entrepreneurs working in India’s Low Income States (LIS). As part of the Summit, a special “Recognition program” was organized to showcase the most innovative and scalable of these social enterprises. This compendium of case studies showcases the ten finalists at the Sankalp Forum-Samridhi Social Enterprise Recognition 2012.
Landscape – In India, social enterprises have become a national phenomenon in less than a decade, with a growing ecosystem of supporting players. Yet, despite this impressive growth, little is known about these social enterprises collectively. Intellecap proposed to conduct a survey of this “social enterprise landscape”.
CNBC Awaaz’s Entrepreneur met Intellecap’s Chairman Vineet Rai, Unltd’s Pooja Warrier and Omnivore Partners’ Jinesh Shah to understand...
Mumbai is playing host to The Sankalp Forum from April 16-18. It brings together social enterprises that are geared towards building solutions for an...
Big ideas, eclectic voices and a commitment to “Go Beyond Impact: Seek Transformational...
Villgro incubates, funds and supports early-stage, innovative social-enterprises that impact the lives of India’s rural poor.
Aavishkaar is a pioneer in early-stage investing, and targets businesses that can deliver commercial returns and create developmental impact for underserved communities.
The Rockefeller Foundation supports work that expands opportunity and strengthens resilience.to social, economic, health and environmental challenges
Intellecap is a pioneer in providing innovative business solutions that help help build and scale profitable and sustainable enterprises dedicated to social and environmental change.