Watch this short animated film to understand what social enterprises are, learn about different types of social enterprise and the important topic of impact assessment.
This nugget was created by Ben Graziano.
Social entrepreneurs are increasingly realizing that social impact and profits need not be in conflict. They are creating social enterprises that drive social change while at the same generating profit, in other words creating companies with a double bottom line. This short animated introduction explains what social enterprises are, what impact means and what the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are, along with some examples of different businesses and a quick primer on the essential subjects of impact assessment and forecasting.