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Celebrating our Inaugural International Dragons Den Event

  • Author: SEA Team
  • Duration: 3 minutes
  • Our inaugural International Dragons' Den event was a celebration of innovation and environmental stewardship. Young changemakers from Scotland, Egypt, Malaysia and England united for climate action on Social Enterprise Day.

    Learner Spotlight: Boikano Sikwane

  • Author: SEA Impact Stories
  • Duration: 3 Minutes
  • Learn more about how the Seeds of Change programme, in partnership with Food Lover's Market, supported Boikano Sikwane’s social enterprise.

    New Scots leaders graduate our leadership programme!

  • Author: SEA Impact Stories
  • Duration: 2 Minutes
  • Following an 8 month New Scots leadership programme, which was delivered in partnership with the Social Enterprise Academy and Scottish Refugee Council, the Scottish Refugee Council hosted a graduation ceremony.

    New Partnership to Boost Opportunities for Refugees

  • Author: SEA Scotland Team
  • Duration: 5 Minutes
  • The Social Enterprise Academy and the Scottish Refugee Council have launched a series of six leadership and social entrepreneurship programmes to support up to 84 refugees across Scotland. These fully-funded programmes will help participants become leaders within their communities.

    Social Enterprise Schools – South Africa Pitching Bee

  • Author: SEA Impact Stories
  • Duration: 4 Minutes
  • At the end of 2021, a Pitching Bee event was held at Golden Grove Primary School in Rondebosch, Cape Town. This celebration event gave the learners an opportunity to pitch their top 10 social enterprises to a panel of judges and get feedback to support their future growth and deepen their impact.