International Social Enterprise

Crowdsourcing Applications for Agricultural Development in AfricaCrowdsourcing in the development context is providing a potentially affordable tool for practitioners to conduct field research, as well as gather and share important data.

Crowdsourcing Applications for Agricultural Development in Africa

Economic Strengthening For Vulnerable Children
For Save The Children in Nigeria, this guide helps local NGOs with economic strengthening efforts for low income people.
USAID white paper: Malini Tolat and Drew Tulchin authored a FHI360 publication on using ICT (information and communication technology) to support agriculture (PDF).
World Food Programme's Private Sector Partnership and Fundraising Strategy. (PDF) This evaluation assessed the quality and results of the WFP private-sector partnership and fundraising strategy, how results were achieved, and how WFP's approach could be improved.
SEEP International Social Enterprise Case Profile Competition - In Fall 2010, the SEEP Network's Value Initiative and Beyond Profit Magazine co-hosted the social enterprise case profile competition, collecting stories of international social enterprises about growth, scale, and transition to highlight organizational successes and challenges. All of the entries can be found at the SEEP Network's Value Initiative page. View these featured stories by Beyond Profit in their 5th issue: Challenges to Scale (PDF).
microLINKS Note from the Field: LabourNet in India Transforming Lives of Informal Sector Workers - SEEP Value Initiative partner in India, LabourNet, has case study published in microLINKS. Click HERE (PDF) for more details about this innovative social business creating new opportunities for construction workers in Indian's informal sector. View the microLINKS Notes from the Field ONLINE or in PDF; the longer case investigation can be found HERE.
International Social Enterprise: What's really happening out there? (PDF) - Panel discussion co-hosted by the SEEP Network and the Net Impact chapter of the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) featuring international social entrepreneurs and their work on the ground.

Measuring Impact for International Social Enterprise (PDF) - Global Social Enterprise Competition (GSEC) presentation from Social Enterprise Associates at the University of Washington (Seattle), with insights of impact measurement and Social Return on Investment (SROI). Presentation download (PDF).

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