A report on The State of Social Enterprise in Indonesia stated that around 40% of social enterprises in Indonesia are lead by women. Women-led social enterprises in Indonesia also tend to have a higher proportion of women employees than men-led social enterprises. On another … [Read more...] about Thoughts on Women Techpreneurs in Indonesia?
On 12th - 15th August 2019, Kinara collaborated with Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (Badan Koordinasi Penanaman Modal/BKPM) and Sustainable District Association (Lingkar Temu Kabupaten Lestari/LTKL) to conduct Masterclass Promosi Investasi Daerah. Masterclass Promosi … [Read more...] about Boosting Indonesia’s Investment through Masterclass of Promotion for Regional Investment
Vania Santoso never thought that what once was her social project can actually be a social enterprise and give a huge impact. Aside from the environmental impact, the business also hires rural communities in three areas to do the production process and used a profit-sharing … [Read more...] about heySTARTIC: Transforming cement bag waste into fashion items
It's never too late to submit your entries because the nomination for IN_PACT Asia 2019 Awards is EXTENDED until 17 MAY 2019! Join the Awards by following these steps:1. Download the General Award Nomination Form and the Award Category Form of your choice. 2. Fill out the … [Read more...] about Nomination for IN_PACT Asia 2019 is EXTENDED!
Innovation for Inclusive Impact (In_Pact) Asia celebrates change-making and inclusive social innovations from the Philippines and all over Asia. It promotes collaborative action, creative thinking, and innovative actions for achieving the UN-SDGs. This preeminent forum on Asian … [Read more...] about Innovation for Inclusive Impact (In_Pact) Asia returns this May!
Minikinizz, Sustainable Baby Diapers The disposable diaper has been a symbol of contemporary child care. But, do you know that it is emerging as a symbol of the nation’s garbage crisis as well? Indeed, managing diapers waste is one of the most rapidly growing pollution … [Read more...] about Minikinizz: 5 Lessons Learned from A Sustainable Baby Diapers Business
If you can dream it, you can do it. You can easily find the quote above on Sunkrisps' office, located at the heart of Bogor. Sandra Alfina, the co-founder of Sunkrisps, stated that the saying is practically her life motto and what kept her motivated in growing her business. … [Read more...] about The Evolution of Sunkrisps: From Sandra Alfina’s Spiritual Journey to a World-Class Business
"Just go ahead and don't be afraid."Putry, CEO of Kostoom Just how much should hard work be rewarded? This question was at the heart of Putry Yuli, the CEO of Kostoom, since she was a young girl. Grew up as a daughter of a tailor, Putry knew exactly … [Read more...] about Kostoom: How A Startup Escalates The Local Fashion Industry