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Amsterdam has a long history of entrepreneurs who care for both the city and its residents. Social entrepreneurship – doing business that focuses on creating added value for society – is an integral part of the city’s mindset. Discover more about the city's impact ecosystem and stay up to date on the latest developments.

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  • Amsterdam City Fellowship participants announced

    Nine social enterprises have been selected to develop their health-focused business ideas for the Amsterdam City Fellowship acceleration programme.

  • Third #BuySocialNL event for Amsterdam Metropolitan Area

    On 30 March, in partnership with Social Enterprise NL, the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area ran the third Buy Social event, held at Schiphol Group. Various buying companies and social entrepreneurs came together to stimulate purchasing from social enterprises, creating maximum impact.

  • A code for the Netherlands’ social enterprises

    A consultation version of a Social Enterprises Code has been drafted, so it’s time for entrepreneurs and other stakeholders in the Netherlands to deliver their feedback.

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