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Eurasia Foundation of Central Asia
in Kazakhstan

Support for entrepreneurship

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Initiative for Social Entrepreneurship Development in Kazakhstan

Date of Beginning: 1/8/16 Date of End: 5/31/16

Project Information

Project Goal:

  • Increase awareness of social entrepreneurship models among stakeholders from non-governmental, business, and academic sectors in Kazakhstan.

Project Objectives

  • Promote cooperation and partnership among key stakeholders.
  • Disseminate best practices in social entrepreneurship in Kazakhstan.

Project Activities:

  • Hold seminar on “How to Develop an Effective Social Entrepreneurship Program” for interested stakeholders.
  • Conduct a series of coordination meetings on social entrepreneurship.
  • Identify and document best practices in the sphere of social entrepreneurship through an open competition.
  • Publish a collection of Kazakhstan-based best practices in social entrepreneurship.
  • Hold an information campaign, including public talks and master classes, to increase awareness about social entrepreneurship in Kazakhstan; present publication of collected best practices among stakeholder groups, including universities, NGOs, government agencies, and businesses.

Anticipated Results:

  • Develop a social entrepreneurship handbook which includes definitions, detailed descriptions, international practices, and Kazakhstani case studies.
  • Publish and disseminate 500 copies of the handbook in Russian and Kazakh langugages.
  • Increase awareness among stakeholder groups regarding social entrepreneurship models and best practices.
  • Create a single database of social enterprises active in Kazakhstan.

For additional information, please contact:

  • Project Manager: Andrey Bachishe, EFCA Project Specialist, tel.: +7 (727) 250 18 10, ext. 105, mob.: +7 777 525 74 63,

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Resourses and Files

Социальное предпринимательство в Казахстане

Материалы международной научно-практической конференции «Развитие социального предпринимательства в Республике Казахстан», г. Алматы, 27 февраля 2015 г.

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