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Hong Kong Events June 15 - 30, 2011

When时间: Thursday June 16, 2011 7:30-9:30pm
Location地点:Caffe Habitu the Table (inside GOD), 2/F Leighton Centre, 77 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay
Price活动参: 与费: Free  
About: Get-together for young entrepreneurs. meet Like-minded people, learn to pitch your venture an get first hand information about the MAD Awards 2012.

When时间Monday June 20, 2011 2-6pm
Location地点: EcoPark
Price活动参: 与费: tbc    
About: Many companies and social enterprises cooperate to invest in the recycling industry, which creates mutual benefits for both organizations. Come and learn about waste management and discover how it may help your business in Hong Kong.
 

Opportunities for Social Entrepreneurs & Innovators
The Synergos Fellowship is an opportunity for civil society leaders to  enhance their leadership skills to become catalysts and play a major role in partnerships that address problems of poverty and social injustice. IT also connects you to a remarkable community of social activists, entrepreneurs, and investors. Application due: July 1.   
 
Registration is now open for World Summit Youth Awards 2011 that are open to young people (under the age of 30 years from any of the UN member states) that have developed any sort of innovative project or product using information technology aimed at helping their community, contributing to address poverty, protecting the environment, sharing knowledge and empowering young people. Application due Mid July.
 
 
Interesting Reads
An introduction to impact investing in emerging markets for responsible investors and funds, the report makes a strong case for the potential of impact investing in these markets.
 

Hong Kong Social Innovation Digest is curated by:

Serrie Fung  - Co-Founder, Synergy Social Ventures
Andrea Krause - Executive Director of FYSE.
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