No goodbyes, just see you again!

[Syarina] What can I say? The main event may be over but work starts from hereon. The second-day GSBS talks about food revolution and sports, it's importance and the creation of social inclusion. Be it food security in terms of the process in the value chain, quality and its sufficiency in the next 10 years … Continue reading No goodbyes, just see you again!

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3 Key Learnings from Day 1

{Kenny Sim} I look forward to the day as it was my first time being in Paris with a strong purpose to learn, network and to get clarity for the social business that I am currently working on; Active 60. With a clear goal of that, I was heading to the venue that we have … Continue reading 3 Key Learnings from Day 1

Equity VS Equality

{Yusuf Jaffar} Dear Reader, Food for thought. Equity vs Equality. Where shall our focuses lie in building lasting social change? A very interesting point discussed during Social Business Day 2017 by Joel Bouzou, President from the World Olympic Association. The question in your mind, what is the difference? Disclaimer this is a discussion of objectives … Continue reading Equity VS Equality

Intrapreneurship: Change From Inside Out

As a youth-centric organisation championing social business, we at myHarapan understand that not all youths jump on the entrepreneurship route. For those who seek employment, we also know that young people are increasingly shying away from traditional workplaces, and are looking for meaning beyond profit making. Social intrapreneurship could be the answer to igniting the … Continue reading Intrapreneurship: Change From Inside Out

You’ve been YAG-ed!

The first quarterly demo day of 2017 was recently held in April, organised by Social Enterprise Ventures, the funding arm of myHarapan. For the entire first quarter of 2017, we received a total of 30 applications for the myHarapan-Toyota Youth Action Grants, and from that pool, nine social businesses/enterprises were invited to pitch their businesses … Continue reading You’ve been YAG-ed!

Updates on Social Business City Ipoh

Since the official announcement at the Pangkor International Dialogue in September last year, much has happened in building Ipoh as the fifth Social Business City of the world. Since then, myHarapan has worked alongside Institut Darul Ridzuan, a public policy think tank for the Perak State Government, in the development of strategies and rolling out of activities in creating a … Continue reading Updates on Social Business City Ipoh

The SocBiz Challenge Will Change Your Game as a Social Entrepreneur

The myHarapan Social Business Challenge 2017 is back in its third edition, and as we inch closer to the last day of submission (5 May, by the way - so there's still two more days left! Sempat lagi!), we have been very eager to go through the awesome social business ideas that have been coming through. Here … Continue reading The SocBiz Challenge Will Change Your Game as a Social Entrepreneur