Tag Archives: Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship: US Consulate Tasks Nigerian Youths To Build Nation

On September 4th, 29 young Nigerians who attended the 4th cohort of the Young African Leaders Initiative Regional Leadership Centre (YALI RLC) in Accra Ghana were officially welcomed to back to Nigeria. The intensive orientation and training of the 4th

Access Bank Parners CSR-In-Action To Empower Nigeria Social Entrepreneurs

CSR-in-Action has successfully conducted the second stream in a series of training for Civil Society Organisations in partnership with Access Bank Plc. Participants confirmed that it was an insightful learning experience, as they leave with real enthusiasm over what was

Rockefeller Foundation To Give $1 Million In Grants For Cassava Innovations

The Rockefeller Foundation, Dalberg and IITA, today launched an Innovation Challenge to uncover innovative solutions to increase cassava shelf life in Nigeria. The Challenge was announced at the World Economic Forum – Africa annual meeting in Kigali, Rwanda, and will provide

How Social Entrepreneurs Provide Solutions for Africa’ Development

Is social entrepreneurship the new face of development? A recent impact report released by Reach for Change suggests it might be. Social entrepreneurs across Africa are contributing to advances in education, healthcare, financial inclusion, environmental protection and other social issues.

SEIF Awards for Social Entrepreneurship | Apply Now

In the fifth year since its creation, the seif Awards for Social Entrepreneurship have become the biggest Swiss business plan competition in the area of Social Entrepreneurship. The Awards go to Swiss and international projects presenting an innovative business model

YALN hosts online discussion about Social Entrepreneurship

  The Young African Leadership Network will host an online discussion about Social Entrepreneurship. Date: Monday, April 7th Time: 1300UTC (2:00pm Nigeria)   How to Participate: If you have a Twitter account, log on April 7 at 13:00 UTC (2:00pm Nigeria). If you do