[APD 2018: Journey to build an innovation ecosystem of social entrepreneurship] Non-Profit Incubator (NPI)

Category: 
East Asia
Class: 
Social enterprise
Social finance
Social innovation

Presented at: Asia Policy Dialogue, Regional Dialogue Group 1. Northeast Asia, Seoul 2018

Organisation: Non-Profit Incubaor (NPI), China   

Date: July 6th, 2018 

Presenter: Ms. Chen Jie (Marketing & Fundraising Manager)  

Contacts: hqjie.chen@npi.org.cn

Summary: 

The social sector emerged in the last 10 years with the development of the Chinese economy. The new law will be in 3 forms of social enterprise: Foundation, social groups social service institute. The number registered social organization is 700,000. There is a tremendous rise of enterprises and job opportunities from the year 2008. NPI is working with intermediaries to gather funds and supporting donations. NPI have consulting groups, entrepreneurship platform. NPI leverage resources from governments. 

Discussions regarding China, the history of NPI’s the success story was discussed and introduced. In the year 2008, China was looking for changes. NPI program was initially designed to link small NGO’s with the donors. This has developed into a national level. Civil government is the initiator. NPI was responsible to prepare the exposition of the social organization.