The role of social entrepreneurship to strengthening the current economic situation in Karak

EVENT DESCRIPTION 

The JOinUP! “SESO Community Meetups” 

were considered within the JOinUp! scope in order to encourage synergies within the social entrepreneurship ecosystem in Jordan. TTi and in close collaboration with Oxfam will work on the facilitation of monthly meet-ups between key Social Entrepreneurship Support Organizations, in conclusion, 20 networking events will be organized with the primary objective of “To encourage cooperation and collaboration between SESOs in Jordan and the establishment and sustainability of the SESO network”. 

Agenda
التفاصيل  الوقت
استراحة قهوة وتعارف    11:30 – 11:00
تعريف الحضور بأنفسهم ومنشآتهم ومشاريعهم في مجال الريادة الاجتماعية  11:45 – :1130
–          تعريف بمشروع انضمام  JOinUP! 

–          ما هو المشروع؟ )المسار الزمني للمشروع و متطلباته(

–          الغاية من اللقاءات المجتمعية الشهرية

–          أجندة اللقاء

 12:15 –:1145
مقدمة حول المنشآت الريادية الإجتماعية في الأردن   12:30 – 12:15
محاور جلسة النقاش:  

–          نقاش حول الوضع الاقتصادي في الكرك ودور المنشآت الريادية الإجتماعية في  إقليم الجنوب بتعزيز وتحسين الوضع الاقتصادي الحالي.

–          ريادة الأعمال الإجتماعية  كأنموذج ناجح للتخفيف من حدة الفقر وتعزيز الاقتصاد.

  14:00– 12:30
التحديات التي تواجه منظومة ريادة الأعمال الاجتماعية في إقليم الجنوب والتوصيات بشأنها     15:00 – 14:00
الغداء  15:00
time
11:00 am – 3:00 pm
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WHEN
29th of December, 2019 
WHERE
JOHUD – Karak
RECOMMENDATIONS 
  • The main objective of the meeting was to discuss the role of social entrepreneurship and it’s role in improving the current economic situation in the southern region.
  • After introducing the JOinUP! project and 03 incubator in Karak,  one of the graduated incubatee showcased her story as success social enterprise  Al-Kark.
  • Oxfam introduces JOinUp! Grant to the attendees, the concept of social entrepreneurship and the differences with other types of business.
  • The attendees asked questions about the grant, such as: What are the selection criteria and acceptance conditions in getting grants, and how the project can bring a wide variety of benefits to all people in Karak society.
  • A discussion about social entrepreneurship in Karak was opened to highlight the main challenges that are facing entrepreneurs and what are the proposed solutions.
  • The lack of opportunities was one of the main challenges in Karak and the suggested solution was to develop the social entrepreneurship platform in Karak; to act as a database for all entrepreneurs, and then the facilitator mentioned that their suggested solution will be one of the outputs of JoinUp! Project and will be shared with them very soon.
  • Attendees shared their personal experiences in the social entrepreneurship field and what the challenges they faced and how they have overcame them and became successful business stories.
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THE ROLE OF SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP TO STRENGTHENING THE CURRENT ECONOMIC SITUATION IN KARAK

ABOUT 
Meet-ups


The JOinUP! “SESO Community Meetups” 

were considered within the JOinUp! scope in order to encourage synergies within the social entrepreneurship ecosystem in Jordan. TTi and in close collaboration with Oxfam will work on the facilitation of monthly meet-ups between key Social Entrepreneurship Support Organizations, in conclusion, 20 networking events will be organized with the primary objective of “To encourage cooperation and collaboration between SESOs in Jordan and the establishment and sustainability of the SESO network”.