A base or center that allows the integration of different perspectives, methodologies and application levels.
It refers to investments made in companies, organizations or funds, with the aim of generating beneficial and measurable social or environmental impact, at the same time as financial return.
Social entrepreneurs are entrepreneurs who seek to create a significant and positive change in society, through their business models. These models work under the following premises: 1) they have transforming potential; 2) generate value to society; 3) are scalable and sustainable over time.
The process of inventing, strengthening support and implementing fresh solutions to social needs and problems. (Stanford Social Innovation Review).