As far as social entrepreneurship is concerned, DNA promotes the creation of companies by counties, that otherwise, would have difficulty to have access to legal and financial mechanisms which this act implies.
The goal is also to promote the creation of companies that rectify social weaknesses verified in the county of Cascais.
This intervention is accomplished through the GET-Generation with Talent Entrepreneurs project. The first edition of GET counted on 80 applications which originated 60 participants included in a training program.
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Born in DNA Cascais, IES – Social Business School if the first Portuguese business school focused on innovation and social entrepreneurship, dedicating itself to the creation of sustainable business solutions.
IES – Social Business School fulfills its mission to inspire and capacitate to a better world through social entrepreneurship, offering a training portfolio, as well as investigation and consulting services which respond to social entrepreneurs, social organizations, public sector, companies, foundations and universities.
The school spreads knowledge of excellence in social entrepreneurship ad works in articulation with 3 in-house laboratories to IES – Social Business School, which act in specific areas: social business laboratory, social investment laboratory and social innovation laboratory.