UN and British Council promote social enterprise in Asia
The British Council and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) are jointly promoting the growth of social enterprise and social impact investment across the Asia-Pacific region to help support progress on the SDGs.
The partnership will facilitate research, analysis, training, policy dialogues and offer guidance to support the formulation and implementatio of policies and strategies that foster social enterprise and create enabling environments for social impact investment.
The aim is to support countries to promote social innovation, inclusion, sustainable job creation, and address some of the social and environmental challenges the region faces through private sector models. Read more here.
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