Social enterprise business centre (sebc) compiles and publishes the “social enterprise directory” (se directory) every year since 2007 the directory as well as its derivatives mobile application (app) and on-line search engine enable public access to social enterprise information in hong kong. Since then, ice has operated as a limited company with the model of a social enterprise in 2013, ice was awarded the hong kong polytechnic university micro fund award for entrepreneurship in 2013, ice was awarded the hong kong polytechnic university micro fund award for entrepreneurship. In 2015, there were 574 social enterprises in hong kong, and 248 of them were established with the use of the seed money as a whole, social enterprises employed some 7 000 people and mainly provided retail, catering and. Welcome message if you are exploring, operating, funding or supporting social enterprises and the environment they operate in, we invite you to the social enterprise world forum, sewf 2016, in hong kong on september 25-27. In recent years, social enterprises have played an increasingly important role in hong kong, with the number of social enterprises increasing by 137%, from 222 to 527 between 2005 and 2015. Social economy enterprises employed more than 24 million people in spain this accounted for some 25% of the overall working population throughout the country. The hong kong council of social service is a council co-ordinating ngos in the social service field in hong kong, established in 1947 the hong kong council of social service, an umbrella organisation of over 400 social service organisations, is committed to promoting the development of social welfare, and in close collaboration with various.
The number of social enterprises per capita in hong kong is way ahead of its asian rivals, at 63 per resident that figure is 43 for taiwan 33 for singapore and 19 for. The social enterprise sector in hong kong constitutes an insignificant part of the economy at the end of 2015, there were only about 570 social enterprises listed in the directory of social enterprises of the hong kong council of social services (hkcss) 1 this, in an area with more than seven million residents. The social impact of work-integration social enterprise in hong kong show all authors amy po-ying ho amy po-ying ho the hong kong. Hong kong social enterprise incubation centre, hong kong 260 likes 7 talking about this 1 was here 香港社會企業策劃有限公司 (hkseic) 於 2007 年成立，2010. A meaningful way to eat, drink and support at the same time the social enterprises in hong kong yuki. On the face of it, social enterprises are thriving in hong kong there are 574 such businesses in the social enterprise directory 2016, an increase of almost 9 per cent compared with 2014 the term “social enterprise” generally refers to companies which bring social benefits and operate as a.
Farmfresh 330 is a social enterprise chain of health food shops run by new life psychiatric rehabilitation association (nlpra) that stock a wide range of green home products and health foods including organic meat. The social impact of community-based social enterprises: a comparison research in taiwan and hong kong abstract. Fullness social enterprises society july 2011 hong kong hong kong social enterprises - profitable or valuable summary in this paper, we argue that social enterprises (ses) should be primarily. Gingko house: best social enterprise restaurant in hong kong - see 37 traveler reviews, 20 candid photos, and great deals for hong kong, china, at tripadvisor.
Posts about social enterprise written by hongkongvolunteer lensational is a non-profit, youth-led social enterprise with the mission of empowering women through photography they do this by equipping marginalised women in developing countries with digital cameras and photography training. Interning at social ventures hong kong was a valuable and rewarding experience the chance to assist projects in the incubating team and meet impactful change-makers in a hong kong was a privilege.
The 2016 social enterprise world forum sewf will bring together individuals and speakers from all over the world in hong kong. Social enterprise summit secretariat address: the good lab, 500 tung chau street, west kowloon tel: +852 3488 0098 e-mail: [email protected]
The hong kong general chamber of social enterprises (hkgcse) was proud to be the host organiser of sewf 2016, the first international forum for social enterprises in hong kong hong kong general chamber of social enterprises limited is the voice of social enterprise, providing a platform for social enterprises in hong kong to share. In hong kong, many social enterprises have focused on areas such as poverty alleviation and providing employment opportunities for the disabled and socially. Find social enterprise restaurant, food & dining places in hong kong at openrice hong kong. How taiwan and hong kong can become asia's social innovation hubs. Social enterprise provides aspiring and practising social entrepreneurs, ngo practitioners, community leaders, development workers and young people with skills training and professional mentoring along with access to uk expertise, global peer networks and funding opportunities that enable them to build successful social. The hong kong social enterprise incubation centre (hkseic) was established in 2007, and became a registered charitable organisation in hong kong in 2010. A social enterprise is an organization that applies commercial strategies to maximize improvements in financial, social and environmental well-being—this may include maximizing social impact alongside profits for external shareholders social enterprises can be structured as a for-profit or non-profit, and may take the form (depending in.