Taking the Pulse of the social enterprise landscape in developing and emerging economies

2015
Page count
48
pages
Description

This study provides, for the first time, data that evaluates the ability of social enterprises to satisfy the basic needs of poor populations. Focusing on Colombia, Mexico, Kenya and South Africa, the dynamics in the public, private, and third sectors were examined, and to what extent these influence the activities of social enterprises. The study includes concrete recommendations on how to increase the contribution of social enterprises to poverty alleviation.

Publish date
Authors
L. Hanley
A. Wachner
T Weiss
Language of publication
English
Region/Country
Region
Latin America and the Caribbean
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Colombia
Mexico
Kenya
South Africa