AACOSE Conveners

AACOSE is a solution-driven convening focusing on social entrepreneurs and innovations creating change in Africa. The value of AACOSE is creating new knowledge, shaping the narrative of social entrepreneurship, co-creating new solutions, connecting actors, and building new alliances towards enabling social entrepreneurship growth.

Fumbo la Imani

Tangaza University

Tangaza University is a Catholic University jointly owned by the member religious congregations. It has its roots in Catholic Tradition, especially as planted and nourished in East Africa (the AMECEA region) through the missionary endeavors which spanned the late 19th and entire 20th centuries.

Promoting Social Enterpreneurship in Kenya

Social Enterprise Kenya

We are in a mission to strengthen the social enterprise sector in Kenya and to encourage the growth of social enterprises as a sustainable way to address social and environmental needs. At SEK We believe that social enterprises have the potential to make a real difference in the lives of people in Kenya, and we are committed to supporting their success.

Promoting Social Enterpreneurship in Ethiopia

Social Enterprise Ethiopia

Social Enterprise Ethiopia is the national body for Social Enterprises – business with a social or environmental mission. Our vision is to create a strong social enterprise ecosystem to ensure a sustainable and inclusive economy in Ethiopia.

Unleashing collective potential for global systems change

Catalyst 2030

Launched at the World Economic Forum in Davos in January 2020, Catalyst 2030 is a social entrepreneur and innovator-led movement responding to a global call to action for people and planet. Alongside communities, governments, businesses, funders and others, we are forming inclusive and locally-led collaborations, creating connections across borders and cultures.

A call to action

Africa Forward

Africa Forward is a groundbreaking initiative co-created by members of the African Chapters of Catalyst 2030 to rapidly accelerate actions that place our continent’s challenges at the heart of collaborative, partnership driven opportunities.

Strengthening social enterprise ecosystem in Ghana

Social Enterprise Ghana

Social Enterprise Ghana (SE Ghana) is the national network for high-impact social entrepreneurs, hubs, accelerators, impact investors and enterprise support organizations in Ghana. SE Ghana advocates for business-friendly policies for social enterprises and supports members with training, research, access to skills, access to market, access to technology and access to finance.

Because young people decide to take charge!

Network of Social Entrepreneurs of Cote d'Ivoire

RESCI (Network of Social Entrepreneurs of Cote d’Ivoire) is an initiative of young Ivorian leaders who believe that a better world is possible thanks to pronounced civic commitment. This is why the organization works with the aim of to generate a new generation of men of action and certainty, young leaders who undertake notwithstanding the challenges of today’s world to not only improve the quality of life in their community but also actively participate in the construction of a stronger Ivorian democratic society.