social enterprise support

005 No Ordinary Business with Akina Foundation - Part 2

005 No Ordinary Business with Akina Foundation - Part 2

In Part 2 of our two-part conversation with Chris O’Neill, General Manager of Programmes at the Ākina Foundation, Chris talks about the New Zealand government’s support for social enterprise, what’s required to create an enabling ecosystem , and we explore what it means to be a social enterprise and the risks and benefits of creating a legal definition.

005 No Ordinary Business with Akina Foundation - Part 1

005 No Ordinary Business with Akina Foundation - Part 1

Purpose driven companies and social enterprises are on the rise shifting the economic culture. One organisation, Ākina Foundation, based in Wellington, New Zealand, was founded 2008 to support New Zealand's people and organisations with ideas to drive positive social and environmental change through purpose driven organisations. Join us for our chat with Chris O’Neill, General Manager of Programmes at Ākina Foundation as we explore the SE climate across New Zealand.