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San Arts and Crafts


San Arts and Crafts exists as a sustainable channel for primarily San producers to access external markets, and for wholesaling their art and crafts. It is currently the only IFAT (International Fair Trade Association) registered organisation in Botswana and the only Propriety Ltd Company within...

The Big Issue


The Big Issue is one of the UK's leading social businesses and exists to offer homeless people the opportunity to earn a legitimate income, thereby helping them to reintegrate into mainstream society. It is also the world's most widely circulated street newspaper. The organisation is made up of...

North East Social Enterprise


The North East Social Enterprise Partnership is a company limited by guarantee that represents and promotes social enterprise in the North East region of the UK. The company aims to assist social enterprises in the region to deliver positive economic, social and environmental change. Run by social...

Fair Trade Federation


The Fair Trade Federation (FTF) is the trade association that strengthens and promotes North American organisations fully committed to fair trade. The Federation is part of the global fair trade movement, building equitable and sustainable trading partnerships and creating opportunities to...

All India Backward Children Development Society


The All India Backward Children Development Society is a Christian-based organisation in New Delhi. It seeks to serve people in the Puget Sound slums, especially those with disabilities or marginalised by the community. It strives to do this through the provision of food and emotional support, as...

Society for Community Organisation and Rural Development (SCORD)


SCORD is a community-based organisation whose main objective is raising up women in society by involving them in environment rehabilitation, income-generation using locally available resources and activities such as tree-planting.

VODA Uganda (Volunteers for Development Association in Uganda)


VODA Uganda is a community based organisation serving the poor and disadvantaged children and their families in Namuganga subcounty, a rural part of Mukono District. VODA empowers the poor with skills to enable them to identify, explore and utilise their potential in addressing the problems...

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Social enterprises 'growing strongly'


The UK's social enterprises - businesses trading for social or environmental purposes - bucked the recent recession, a report has said.

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BBC article: So Afr-Eco Community Upliftment Project (SAECUP)


SAECUP is a non-profit organisation established a decade ago in South Africa to provide refuge for poor women and children. This BBC article explains the history behind SAECUP, and includes an interview with the founder. Over 130 woman are involved in a micro enterprise project, which transforms...

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Microcredit Summit


Micro credit programmes offer small loans, and other financial services such as savings, to very poor people for self-employment projects that generate income, allowing them to care for themselves and their families. The Micro credit Summit Campaign brings together micro credit practitioners,...