Tag: social entrepreneurship

What is Social Entrepreneurship – Part II

The opening plenary of the Skoll World Forum last night was fascinating.  Brilliant because it opened with a set by Baaba Maal and insightful because of a debate among leading members of the international microfinance community.  The debate included: Jonathan...

/ 31 March 2011

What is a Social Entrepreneur?

This week I’m attending the Skoll World Forum on Social Entrepreneurship.  Thanks to their kind invitation, I’ll be blogging this week about my experiences here.  Having recently left my fellowship at the Shuttleworth Foundation and embraced the world of social...

/ 30 March 2011

Dabba wins Social Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Last week in Berlin at a Forum on Social Entrepreneurship hosted by German venture capital company Hasso Plattner Ventures, Rael Lissoos and Dabba won the Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2008 award. The event, sponsored by Deutsches Bank and MAN...

/ 10 July 2008