Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship

Introduction:

Welcome to the Social Entrepreneurship Programme! In an era marked by growing social and environmental challenges, social entrepreneurship has emerged as a powerful force for positive change. This program is designed to empower individuals with the knowledge, skills, and mindset needed to become effective social entrepreneurs. Through a combination of theoretical insights, practical exercises, and real-world case studies, participants will explore the principles of social entrepreneurship, learn how to identify and address pressing social issues, and develop innovative solutions that create sustainable social impact.


Course Objectives:

  1. Understanding Social Entrepreneurship: Gain a deep understanding of the concept of social entrepreneurship, including its defining characteristics, principles, and goals.
  2. Identifying Social Issues and Opportunities: Learn how to identify pressing social and environmental issues, assess community needs, and identify opportunities for social innovation and impact.
  3. Developing Innovative Solutions: Develop strategies for developing innovative solutions to address social challenges, including business models, products, and services.
  4. Building Sustainable Social Ventures: Learn how to build and sustain social ventures that generate both social impact and financial sustainability.
  5. Scaling Impact: Explore strategies for scaling social impact, expanding reach, and maximizing the effectiveness of social ventures.


Organization Benefits:

  1. Enhanced Social Impact: Equipping individuals with the knowledge and skills to become effective social entrepreneurs enables organizations to address pressing social and environmental challenges, creating positive change in communities and society.
  2. Increased Innovation and Creativity: Social entrepreneurship fosters innovation and creativity, driving the development of new solutions to social problems and inspiring a culture of innovation within organizations.
  3. Improved Brand Reputation: Engaging in social entrepreneurship initiatives enhances organizations' brand reputation and credibility, demonstrating their commitment to social responsibility and making a positive difference in the world.
  4. Enhanced Employee Engagement and Satisfaction: Involvement in social entrepreneurship initiatives boosts employee morale, engagement, and satisfaction, as employees feel a sense of purpose and pride in contributing to meaningful social impact.
  5. Strategic Partnerships and Collaborations: Social entrepreneurship initiatives provide opportunities for organizations to build strategic partnerships and collaborations with government agencies, NGOs, and other stakeholders, amplifying their impact and reach.



Target Participants:

 This program is designed for aspiring social entrepreneurs, change-makers, and individuals passionate about making a positive difference in society. It is suitable for individuals from diverse backgrounds and sectors who seek to develop their entrepreneurial skills and create sustainable social impact through innovative business solutions.


Course Outline:

  1. Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship
    • Defining social entrepreneurship and its significance
    • Overview of the social entrepreneurship landscape
    • Case Study: Examining successful social enterprises and their impact
  2. Identifying Social Issues and Opportunities
    • Techniques for identifying pressing social and environmental issues
    • Assessing community needs and stakeholder engagement
    • Case Study: Addressing food insecurity through social entrepreneurship
  3. Developing Innovative Solutions
    • Strategies for developing innovative solutions to social challenges
    • Design thinking and human-centered design approaches
    • Case Study: Creating sustainable solutions for clean water access
  4. Building Sustainable Social Ventures
    • Business model development for social ventures
    • Funding and financing options for social entrepreneurs
    • Case Study: Building a sustainable social enterprise in healthcare
  5. Measuring Social Impact
    • Methods for measuring and evaluating social impact
    • Reporting and communicating impact to stakeholders
    • Case Study: Impact measurement in education-focused social enterprises
  6. Scaling Social Impact
    • Strategies for scaling social impact and expanding reach
    • Building strategic partnerships and collaborations
    • Case Study: Scaling social impact through technology and innovation
  7. Ethical Leadership and Social Responsibility
    • Ethical considerations in social entrepreneurship
    • Social responsibility and sustainability practices
    • Case Study: Ethical dilemmas in social entrepreneurship and responsible leadership

 

Essential Information

 

  1. Our courses are customizable to suit the specific needs of participants.
  2. Participants are required to have proficiency in the English language.
  3. Our training sessions feature comprehensive guidance through presentations, practical exercises, web-based tutorials, and collaborative group activities. Our facilitators boast extensive expertise, each with over a decade of experience.
  4. Upon fulfilling the training requirements, participants will receive a prestigious Global King Project Management certificate.
  5. Training sessions are conducted at various Global King Project Management Centers, including locations in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kigali, Dubai, Lagos, and others.
  6. Organizations sending more than two participants from the same entity are eligible for a generous 20% discount.
  7. The duration of our courses is adaptable, and the curriculum can be adjusted to accommodate any number of days.
  8. To ensure seamless preparation, payment is expected before the commencement of training, facilitated through the Global King Project Management account.
  9. For inquiries, reach out to us via email at [email protected] or by phone at +254 114 830 889.
  10. Additional amenities such as tablets and laptops are available upon request for an extra fee. The course fee for onsite training covers facilitation, training materials, two coffee breaks, a buffet lunch, and a certificate of successful completion. Participants are responsible for arranging and covering their travel expenses, including airport transfers, visa applications, dinners, health insurance, and any other personal expenses.

Course Date Duration Location Registration
25/03/2024 To 29/03/2024 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya
22/04/2024 To 26/04/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
20/05/2024 To 24/05/2024 5 Days Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
17/06/2024 To 21/06/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
15/07/2024 To 19/07/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
12/08/2024 To 16/08/2024 5 Days Nairobi Kenya
09/09/2024 To 13/09/2024 5 Days Mombasa, Kenya
07/10/2024 To 11/10/2024 5 Days Dubai, UAE
04/11/2024 To 08/11/2024 5 Days Kigali Rwanda
02/12/2024 To 06/12/2024 5 Days Nanyuki Kenya