Social entrepreneurs and enterprises in New Zealand have failed to gain the acknowledgement and support to create an enabling environment. This contrasts with countries such as the UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia and USA where social entrepreneurs and enterprises are seen as a means of overcoming social, employment and economic barriers in disadvantaged communities.


Creator | Kaihanga
Lindsay Jeffs
Year of Creation | Tau
Publisher | Kaiwhakaputa
Not published
Keywords | Kupu
social enterprises, social entrepreneurs, community economic development
Main Language | Reo Matua
Submitter's Rights | Nga Tika o te Kaituku
I am the author / creator of this resource
This Research has
not been formally reviewed for publication by academics at a university
Bibliographic Citation | Whakapuakanga

Jeffs, L (2006) Social Entrepreneurs and Social Enterprises – Do they have a Future in NZ? Refereed paper presented at the 51st ICSB World Conference, Melbourne, June 2006.

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