FOCUS GROUP #3

Innovative Financing tools

Partner YSB  

Workshop Description

This workshop will present an overview of current innovative financing instruments as well as the Social Success Note: an innovative pay-for-success financing mechanism that addresses the investment gap for impact-oriented SMEs and that Yunus Social Business is developing in partnership with The Rockefeller Foundation.

Participants will learn about:

  • The financing gap for socially-minded SMEs
  • Innovative financing tools for social businesses: today's landscape
  • A case study: the Social Success Note and its financing mechanism

Format

Format Input (Knowledge Transfer)
Level Introduction

DATE & TIME

Date Friday, November 6
Time 02:30 - 04:00pm

We kindly ask all registered GSBS participants to sign up for the Focus Groups on our e-180 platform here.

Workshop Host & Co-Host(s)

  Saskia Bruysten  
 

Saskia Bruysten
CEO Yunus Social Business

 

News

November 11th, 2015

The Global Social Business Summit 2015 - in Berlin, Germany - has come to a bittersweet end. We thank all those who supported us throughout the process; all those who participated in the event; and all those who helped to spread the YY Spirit of the Social Business Movement in the days leading up to - and during - the event.

We can't wait to see all of you in China for the Global Social Business Summit 2016.

Find a selection of photos from the three days of the #GSBS2015 here.

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Agenda

On our website you can find the latest version of the agenda, session topics & speakers for the Global Social Business Summit 2015, The program is preliminary and subject to change. Stay tuned for the next updates!

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Getting Around

The main venue for the Global Social Business Summit 2015 is the Tempelhof Airport in Berlin, Germany.

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