By Michael Brosowski, Founder, Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation – Ending equality between women and men is not about “giving” power to women. International Women’s Day gives us an opportunity to reconsider the misconceptions and stereotypes that abound.
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Embracing the New Normal: The Re-Invention of Vocational Training Centers in Tourism & Hospitality
By Sophie Hartman, Nguyen Thu Thao & Vo Thi Que Chi, Association of Southeast Asian Social Enterprises for Training in Hospitality & Catering (ASSET-H&C) – …
By Michael Brosowski, Founder, Blue Dragon Children’s Foundation – People tend to love the idea of the social enterprise because there’s normally an element of financial sustainability. The company does something good for society, and at the same time makes money… But it’s at the critical moment where we meet them that the concepts of ‘sustainability’ and ‘enterprise’ aren’t helpful.
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Schneider Electric on Sustainable Vietnam: Partnering for a Next Generation of Skilled Workers
By Mihaela Chirca, Project Manager, Institut Européen de Coopération et de Développement (IECD) – Among Seeds of Hope’s private partners, Schneider Electric has supported the IECD project since it was first launched in Lebanon in 2007. Several projects in five countries and more than ten years later, Schneider Electric has renewed its support, contributing to the training of the next generation of Vietnamese electricians.
Organic Farming, Certification & Enabling Smallholders in Vietnam
By Mark Ratcliff, Writer & Photographer – Vietnam is an unbelievably lucky country – it’s geographical gifts have ensured that not only can it…
By Christina Ameln, CSR | Sustainability Advisor – “Employees salaries have been cut.” We hear that phrase often in these troubled times of…
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Tourism, Social Entrepreneurship & Sustainability: How Vocational Training is Filling a Gap
By Sophie Hartman – To help combat the labor shortage that has emerged from this rapid and continuing growth, vocational education has become essential.
By Marcus Lundstedt, Director for Press & Advocacy at We Effect – The first deep breaths of fresh Autumn air after two years in…
By Christina Ameln, CSR | Sustainability Advisor – It has been a little quiet on my front the last weeks. Like most of you,…
By Christina Ameln, CSR | Sustainability Advisor – Jolt. Knock. Impress. Influence. Sway. These are all synonyms for the word ‘impact’. In simple terms,…