Actions and Detail Panel
Policy for Purpose: how to strengthen the social impact environment
Wed, February 22, 2017, 8:30 AM – 10:30 AM EAT
Join thought-leaders, investors and policy makers to discuss how to stengthen the policy framework for social enterprises. Limited places available, RSVP today!
Social enterprises are tacking big social, economic and environmental challenges in Kenya. As for-profit businesses with a focus on impact, they have specific needs over and above those of traditional businesses. This argues for a policy framework that supports social enterprises overcome barriers they face in the market – access to capital, access to market, business support, talent and training. The session will focus on challenges and opportunities in the space, and what is needed to create an enabling ecosystem for sustainable enterprises.
Our high level panel includes:
- Anton Espira, Field Director of Eco2Librium
- Patrick Karanja, Digital Jobs at Rockefeller Foundation
- Dr. Kim Tan, founder of Transformational Business Network and global impact investor
- Senior government official
- Other speakers to be confirmed
Breakout sessions will focus on; Access to Capital, Business Support and Training, and Monitoring and Reporting on Impact
8.30am for refreshements - 9am start.
Date and Time
Kenya School of Monetary Studies
Off Thika Road, Next To De La Rue Ltd Mathare North Road
Nairobi, Nairobi County