Have you ever heard of ‘social innovation’?
What will spark off when $500M meets with social innovation?
By this app, you will know more about social innovation and how the HK$ 500 million ‘SIE Fund’ helps tackle poverty. If you want to play a part in social innovation and be a social entrepreneur, this app will provide you with useful information and inspiration.
Event – information on social innovation activities across the city to help you equip yourself
Case Sharing – you can learn from successful cases in HK’s social innovation space
Pinboard – let’s look at innovative ideas around the globe
Interactive Corner – game and quiz to test your knowledge and stimulate your ideas
Quick Facts – infographics showing you snapshots of social issues
About social innovation and SIE Fund
Social innovation can be exemplified by advances in knowledge, products and services, including applications of existing business models, processes and method to meet social need.
The HK$ 500 million Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Development Fund (SIE Fund) was set up under the Commission on Poverty by the HKSAR Government in 2013. Facilitating cross-sector collaboration, the Fund aims to promote social innovation and nurture social entrepreneurs with the goal of alleviating and preventing poverty and social exclusion.
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