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Impact news, features & insights

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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  • Five impact-focused accelerators to apply to this autumn

    Amsterdam boasts numerous business development programmes, academies, incubators and accelerators for impact entrepreneurs. To take your startup and positive impact to the next level, here are five Amsterdam-based accelerators you can apply to this autumn.

  • Four social enterprises chosen for Amsterdam City Fellowship collaboration

    The health-focused Amsterdam City Fellowship accelerator has selected four social enterprises for continued collaboration with the City of Amsterdam. Rain(a)way, Start met Happen, Totem Open Health and VraagApp will work with the City of Amsterdam and its network on developing innovative business solutions to health-related urban challenges.

  • 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.

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