Applications are now open for the Global Social Thinkers Contest 2019. British Council and Ashoka Africa would like to invite global Social Thinkers to share your story about how you have or are making a difference in society through social innovation/ change-making. Stories that exhibit the most impact and inspiration will be selected also awarded a 2-day free pass to the Impact! Africa Social Entrepreneurship Summit. The summit will be taking place in Nairobi, Kenya on the 4th and 5th of December 2019.
Moreover, Hosted by the British Council and Ashoka Africa &; Impact! Africa Social Entrepreneurship Summit is a partnership to accelerate social innovations to Africa’s most pressing challenges by Inspiring + Connecting social entrepreneurs, changemakers, investors, and other ecosystem stakeholders across Africa.
Further, Building on the inaugural Impact! Africa Summit of June 2018 in South Africa, the 2019 Summit rides on the visions of both the British Council and Ashoka’s effort with Social Enterprises + Entrepreneurship in the Social Innovation space.
Hosted by the British Council and Ashoka, Impact interactive Dialogues + Action will be on:
Main theme: Collaborative Finance for Social Innovation and how to catalyze social innovation (social enterprise + social entrepreneurship) in Africa through:
Future Financing Models for Social Innovation:
A Framework for Social Innovation:
Winners of this competition will get:
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