Donors and social entrepreneurs: An evolving partnership

The options of where to turn are only increasing as types of innovative finance from crowdfunding, peer-to-peer lending and venture capital, to angel investors and foundation funding continue to grow. Development donors, too, are increasingly exploring how to put their money to work in supporting entrepreneurs — sometimes that offers a great opportunity to test […]

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Dell Pushes UN To Adopt Entrepreneurship In Its New Global Development Agenda

If Dell CEO Michael Dell has his way, the next Mark Zuckerberg will not be born in the world technology capitol of Silicon Valley – rather, he might emerge from a developing economy beyond American borders, where an entrepreneurship ecosystem is still in its infancy. On June 26, his company kicked off an “#entrepreneursUNite” campaign to promote entrepreneurship worldwide by adopting a provision, […]

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