SU Innovation – New Strategy to Support Social Entrepreneurs
Stockholm University has received funding from the European Social Fund to create a new incubator for social entrepreneurs! This means the incubator is going to develop a toolkit to support and encourage social innovation over a 3 -year period.
According to the definition used by SU Innovation a social innovation is an innovation which increases welfare and health for an individual or a group of individuals or the society at large. The funds will provide opportunities for students in political and social science and law, fields of studies which traditionally do not create an environment for entrepreneurship,The new initiative is going to be part of a strategy to develop SU innvation to be a leading institution in providing business coaching and education with this specific niche.
The news is encouraging and it is a privilege for Pamoja Cleantech to be part of this process as one of the social enterprises at the incubator.