Innovation Policy Platform Community of Practice

Welcome to the Innovation Policy Platform Community of Practice - a collaborative space for innovation policy practitioners to share experiences, discuss hot topics, post documents and access relevant learning events, such as the monthly webinars.

Upcoming Event / Webinar

Social Enterprise Innovations: Understanding the Business Solutions to Poverty

Date: October 20th, 2016
Time: 09:00 am - 10:00 am EDT

Presenter: Natalia Agapitova

An increasing number of WBG projects are targeting social enterprise sector as an emerging new area of public policy. This webinar will present the WBG work and findings in this areas and generate discussions about the lessons from various countries.

For details and registration information, please click here

 

Innovation & Entrepreneurship News Clips

  • Programme for women entrepreneurs
    THE Women Innovation Network Caribbean (WINC) recently launched a new peer mentorship acceleration programme to support growth-oriented women-owned businesses in the Caribbean. Jamaica's A Cecile Watson of GR8Way Consulting and Jenni Headlam of JACE Management Consultants are two of only 14 women entrepreneurs who are infoDev certified as facilitators for the programme.
  • Women's Entrepreneurship And Innovation Surge Globally  
    Women’s entrepreneurship is picking up rapid momentum around the world, according to a sweeping new study showing dramatic signs of female progress in new business creation.