Ethiopia's economy is skyrocketing, its reformist prime minister is admired worldwide and its social enterprise scene is buzzing – making Addis Ababa the perfect venue for this year's Social Enterprise World Forum, happening this month.
SNAPSHOTS FROM ADDIS Ethiopian social enterprise Temsalet Kitchen not only offers great food, but trains struggling young women to become its cleaners, cooks, waitresses and managers. Pioneers Post pops in for lunch.
The latest participants in this year’s SEWF Chain Reaction series – from Ethiopia and Sweden – discuss how to get the message of social enterprise across as well as discovering that they work in similar ways with children and grassroots organisations.
Tebita Ambulance, a trailblazing social enterprise emergency service, sets its sights on launching Ethiopia’s first helicopter ambulance – founder reveals ambitious plans for the future to national media.