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20 March 2018

KOFI ANNAN, THE seventh Secretary-General of the United Nations, once called extreme poverty “a threat…

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15 March 2018

LAST WEEK, I was pleased to attend the FT Africa Payments Innovation Summit in Nairobi,…

8 March 2018

IN THE WEST, the bravery of women like Susan Fowler, the Uber whistleblower who spoke…

27 February 2018

IN 2014, MARKING the fourth World NGO Day, the European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs…

22 February 2018

ON FEBRUARY 20, it was the UN’s annual World Day of Social Justice. Each year,…

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7 December 2016

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My book

In my book The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook, I lead you through the entire process of starting up and running a nonprofit, sharing personal success stories and advice on what not to do―valuable lessons I learned the hard way. The process, while risky, isn’t as difficult as you might think. Practically speaking, you need only two things: an idea and a plan. The former comes from you and you alone. This book supplies the latter.

The Social Entrepreneur’s Handbook

The Social Enterprise Podcast

The Social Enterprise Podcast

Social enterprise is a business that, rather than focused on making money, tries to address a social problem. In this monthly podcast, Rupert explores the challenges of starting, building, and running a social enterprise. He hears established social entrepreneurs share their insight and experience, and will find out how we can support startups at the beginning of their journey.

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