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What We Look Forward to Beyond COVID-19

Message from the Executive Director Sixto Donato C. Macasaet Partners and colleagues, How have you been? We hope it is not too late to greet you a happy and prosperous new year. Most of us, perhaps in different ways, are looking forward to making up for lost time during the pandemic. On a global scale, […]

Coalition renews call for passage of social entrepreneurship bill

Quezon City, Philippines, 4 November 2022 – Over 100 social entrepreneurs, civil society allies, private sector partners, legislative champions, and advocates from national government agencies and local government units gathered during the National Social Enterprise Conference (NSEC), at the Ateneo de Manila University and online to call for the enactment and mainstreaming of the Poverty […]


The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in unprecedented health, economic, and social crisis affecting the most vulnerable sectors. Social enterprises will be critical to our COVID-19 response and recovery.  Social enterprises, like every other form of business, have been affected and are among the worst hit by the pandemic, and often with people who need the […]