Pillar V: Knowledge and capacity building

The fifth Pillar of this program aims at disseminating knowledge about social entrepreneurship within SDC, among its partners and more broadly with other stakeholders (companies, impact investors, etc.) through events and exchanges in Switzerland and Latin America. 

This has been done through a number of events including the following:

 

September 2016: Unlocking Blended Finance for social entrepreneurs

  • Event type: Savings and Credit Forum organized by SDC, Helvetas and Ashoka Switzerland

  • Location, Bern, Switzerland

  • Date: 21st September, 2016

  • More info here

 

April 2015: Effective Partnerships with the Private Sector

  • Event type: Face-to-Face meeting organized by SDC’s Employment and Income Network (e+i) team

  • Location: Hotel Freienhof, Thun, Switzerland

  • Date: 27th and 29th April, 2015

  • More info here 

 

May 2014: How can social entrepreneurship contribute to making agricultural markets work for the poor?

  • Event type: e+i Seminar  organized by SDC’s Employment and Income Network (e+i) team

  • Location: Uettligen near Bern, Switzerland

  • Date: 27th and 28th May, 2014

  • More info here