NESsT develops sustainable social enterprises that solve critical social problems in emerging market economies.

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Empresas sociales: ¡sí, podemos!

Con el apoyo de NESsT y en el contexto del Día de la Empresa Social organizado por NESsT en diciembre de 2013, América Economía, destacado medio sobre negocios en América Latina, realizó un interesante perfil del emprendimiento social actual en Chile.

It’s Time to Expand Latin America’s Impact Economy

Last week, hundreds of Latin American leaders from the public and private sectors descended upon Rio de Janeiro to join former President Bill Clinton for Clinton Global Initiative Latin America. Former President Clinton has long demonstrated his admiration for this corner of the world. But convening CGI here for the first time turns a new page for the former U.S. president’s philanthropic NGO. And for Latin American advocates of financial innovation, it amplifies an important conversation. A [...] More ›

These companies will revolutionize Peru: Invention and Innovation with Social Impact!

Seven enterprises were selected to be incubated by NESsT Peru Toilets that do not need water, coal that does not emit toxic fumes, a reactor that processes mining waste by-products and even a solution for coffee rust are some of the products from the social enterprises integrated into the NESsT Peru portfolio. After receiving close to 400 applications by the end of July (including prototypes, projects and other innovations presented for our More ›
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