Introduction

It strives to understand and foster community based collective action as a vehicle for building and utilizing human ingenuity and building social capital. In particular, we seek to nurture social entrepreneurship with a focus on blending social and economic values through fostering various social ventures and commoning endeavors.

Projects

A three-year programme that aims to enrich and expand the frontier of the ecosystem for social entrepreneurship in Hong Kong with a view to preparing the community to cope with sustainability challenges facing Hong Kong 2030-2050, by empowering the crowdsourcing of ideas and actions from intergenerational young professionals and retired young old. The programme pertains not only to involving and connecting government, businesses, nonprofits and community groups for collective action; it entails critical re-thinking of how existing processes of resource allocation and utilization can be reconfigured so as to create new possibilities and blended values. Systemic support is put in place to sustain the continual development of social entrepreneurial tools, incubation of sustainability catalyzers, and establishment of incubation platform.