Are you a social entrepreneur?
Social innovation takes place at many different levels of society: it is not the preserve of one specific group of people or organisations. However, research has shown that entrepreneurs belonging to the ‘social entrepreneur’ niche have specific qualities that distinguish them from their ‘mainstream’ counterparts. What are these characteristics?
About OKSIGEN ecosystem
Oksigen for social entrepreneurship is a unique ecosystem – in Belgium and Europe – aiming to provide "oxygen" to social entrepreneurship. Through a “one stop shop” the Oksigen ecosystem provides financing, incubation & coaching services, research and consultancy to entrepreneurs with social and/or environmental ambitions.
What is a social business?
Opinions differ on the definition of a social business and of social innovation. However, there are a number of clear characteristics that distinguish them from mainstream businesses.
BENISI Scaling Guide
Discover all our learnings from the programme in the Benisi Scaling guide, including case studies of social enterprises which have scaled successfully, and practical tips to help any social innovator looking to scale their impact.