Definition of social entrepreneur in English:

social entrepreneur

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A person who establishes an enterprise with the aim of solving social problems or effecting social change: small-scale projects run by local or regional social entrepreneurs
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  • And I'm interested in ways of keeping governments and social entrepreneurs honest and accountable.
  • He is part of a growing breed and paradigm known as social entrepreneurs.
  • Instead of social security benefits for the unemployed, disabled and disadvantaged, Latham advocates low-interest venture capital loans for "social entrepreneurs".


social entrepreneurship

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  • We are living in a global age of social entrepreneurship.
  • The venture takes the concept of social entrepreneurship seriously.
  • Just a decade ago, there were virtually no B-school courses or student projects on social entrepreneurship.

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