Social Investors, Social Activists And Social Ventures Talk Back: What’s Happening In MENA?

Article published in  Entrepreneur Middle East

In analyzing the capital flow for social enterprises, the picture behind this reality around the world adjusts depending on what region you go to. In the western markets such as the U.S. or Europe, capital structures are becoming more inclusive for social enterprises. But what’s happening in regions such as MENA?
Badr Jafar – Crescent Group
“It’s tough. The funding circles…

Workshop on funding and fund-raising strategies

Article published in Zawya

Committed to continue enabling social entrepreneurs to succeed, C3 – Consult and Coach for a Cause is hosting a workshop on funding and fund-raising strategies on the 25th of October, in Dubai, in collaboration with in5 Innovation Hub. Speakers from the crowd-investing platform Eureeca.com, the investment and consultancy company Active M Investments, and start-ups incubator Flat6Labs Abu Dhabi…

Growth prospects: investing in social entrepreneurs

Article published in Philanthropy Age

All start-ups need investment to step up to the next level and truly realise their potential. How might budding social entrepreneurs best go about making their project an attractive proposition to would-be backers? Having spent several years working for Proctor & Gamble, the multinational giant that produces consumer goods ranging from beauty creams to dog food, Zeina…