Activities

TRAINING FOR ENTREPRENEURS AND HUMANITARIAN'PRENEURS

Training date: 10 - 11.05.2019
Place: Basel Switzerland
Language: English
Participants: Entrepreneurs, Corporate Social Responsibility and Humanitarian'preneur

BUSINESS AND HUMANITARIAN INNOVATION FOR RETURN ON INVESTMENT AND POSITIVE IMPACT

What positive impact and Return On Investment entrepreneurs and humanitarian-preneurs (Individual, NPOs, NGOs, CSR and more) can have in the humanitarian field and how how can they operate responsibly? This course give some key information about how to link business and humanitarian for entrepreneurs, NPOs, Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Criteria critically and explores the reasons why it is crucial to join both sectors with some rooted approaches that promote humanity business practices.
BENEFITS:
Get a good understanding about positive impacts companies may have in the humanitarian field; Become familiar with relevant regulations, and standards at the national and international level in the area of business & human rights; Discuss about the limitations of traditional Corporate Social Responsibility and Human Rights approaches; Learn to better understand the perspectives of state actors, businesses and civil society organizations that are active enlarge your network of international practitioners and experts in both humanitarian and the private sector; exchange experiences and become part of a community of Doeers
At the end of this course, participants will be: - Familiar with the major business management instruments - Knowledgeable about the different components of the SDGs to accelerate their business and promote human rights. - How business can promote innovation in the humanitarian field - Able to identify and effectively describe synergies and tensions in the realization of their businesses - Understand United Nation Global Compact principles and join their cause - Attract more customers, impact investors and philanthropists for your business
This training course provides participants with a deep understanding of the business linked to the Humanitarian field. It gives to humanitarian actors and social entrepreneurs the most important knowhow to accelerate existing businesses or start a new business in the field. The course will focus on five particular categories: Sustainable Development Goals, humanitarian Innovation, United Nations Global compact principles, impact investment and Corporate social responsibility.
The course consists of preparatory presentation/readings and a 1.5-day on-site training (Friday and Saturday). The course schedule is 9h30-13h00 and 14h00-16h30 on Friday and (may be subject to change). coffee and lunch breaks offer the perfect opportunity to get to know better your fellow participants and to expand your professional and academic network. The detailed program will be sent to participants in due time.
Fee information:The training fee for this two-day program is 450 Swiss Francs (30 percent discount for PhD and master students). It includes tuition costs, course materials, lunch and refreshments during coffee breaks. It is payable as soon as your place has been confirmed. As places on the training course are limited, participation can only be secured through the payment of the fee. All participants are responsible for their own travel costs to Geneva, including Swiss visa fees and evening meals. A VIP dinner is offered on 10th evening at the cost of CHF 199.
Unfortunately, we cannot provide scholarships for this course. Participants (or their employer) must be able to cover the tuition fee.
Training Entrepreneurship SDGs and UNGC Humanitarian Innovation Impact Investment Methodology The course is interactive and participants are encouraged to share their own experiences and visions on the subject. The training sessions include lectures and expert panels, as well as practical examples and case studies. Sessions are designed to enhance knowledge exchange with peers and facilitators. Audience This training course is designed for staff of NGOs, business companies and research centres, national environmental and HR institutions, UN bodies and other international organizations, as well as representatives of governments and members of academia. Certification Participants who successfully complete the training course receive a certificate of participation from the A Swiss University and Innovate4Right.
Lecturers Lecturers include Professor from Swiss Universities, Academy experts as well as senior professionals in the humanitarian and business fields from international organizations and NGOs.

REGISTRATION: whid@innovate4right.ch before 30.03.2018

INCUBATOR PROGRAM

Step-up with your own innovation idea!

Business Expertise

Providing timely expert assistance will help you to resolve any business issue. Innovate4right startup incubator is a collaborative program designed to help new startup/innovation succeed. We help entrepreneurs solve some of the problems commonly associated with starting a new project by providing workspace, resources, mentoring, network and training.

List of the most common services provided by incubators:

  • Help with business fundamentals
  • Networking opportunities
  • Marketing assistance
  • Accounting/financial management assistance
  • Access to bank loans, loan funds and guarantee programs
  • Help with presentation skills
  • Connections to higher education resources
  • Connections to strategic partners
  • Access to impact investors or donors
  • Comprehensive business training programs
  • Advisory boards and mentors’ recruitment
  • Business etiquette Assistance
  • Technology commercialization assistance
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Intellectual property management and legal counsel 

ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

Succeed with your existing project

Reduce waste (Time and money)

We’ll help you find new directions to overcome waste, start receiving profit and be a responsible organisation

Business Consultation

Providing timely expert assistance will help you to resolve any business issue.

Innovate4Right accelerator program is to improve some old practices organizations are already using. The application for our programs and services is highly competitive and open to all institutions and everyone.

We will create sustainable partnerships with existing organizations to provide coaching related to productivity, improvements through capability building and system enhancements.

  • Corporate trainings and mentorship
  • Researches in the field
  • Project checks with experts in different field
  • Networking events
  • Community sharing

Network & Events

A Group of BEST Entrepreneurs, Impact investors and Philanthropists

Experts

Experts make things up all the time. They're qualified to. - Stephen Colbert

Impact Investors

Impact investing can be a powerful instrument of change - Judith Rodin

Responsible CSR

“If you can't do great things, do small things in a great way.” — Napoleon Hill

Entrepreneurs

“The true entrepreneur is a doer, not a dreamer.” ― Nolan Bushnell

Philanthropists

The results of Philanthropists are always beyond calculation - Miriam Beard

Active NPOs

“Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.” — Robert Collier

FLEXIBLE CO-WORKING SPACE
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OFFER

We offer for individuals, academics, entrepreneurs and more a Bio and sustainable co-working space
• Flexible desk
• Fix desk
• Storeroom and post address
• Meeting room
• Restroom/kitchen

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