Social Business in Nepal

Letzte Woche hatte ich das Vergnügen im Rahmen der Nachhaltigkeitstage in Baden Württemberg meine Erfahrungen mit Social Business in Nepal näher vorstellen zu können. Es hat mich ganz besonders gefreut, das über 200 Zuseher bei dem Webinar dabei waren. Für alle die, die den Vortrag verpasst haben gibt es ihn hier zum nachhören. Danke noch Read More …

YouMAKE – Projekt-Kickoff in Nepal

VOm 3. – 9. März fand in Nepal das Kick-Off Meeting des Projektes YouMAKE Folgeprojekt von YouLEAD statt. Aufgrund einer Regeländerung konnten wir mit der Monon e.U. nicht mehr direkt teilnehmen und die Organisation Grenzenlos aus Wien übernahm unseren Platz. Da ich jedoch ohnehin in Nepal war, hatte ich das Vergnügen dem Kickoff-Meeting beizuwohnen, sowie Read More …

Research Handbook on Small Business Social Responsibility has been published

It is my pleasure to announce that on January 26th 2018 the research handbook on Small Business Social Responsibility has been published to which I had the pleasure of contributing an article. I got in touch with the publishers of the handbook in spring 2015 and had the pleasure of presenting my insights in Nepal’s Read More …

Paper Commentator Micro Finance Summit Nepal 2017

From 15. – 17.3.2017 organized the Centre for Microfinance Nepal (CMF) the 4th Micro Finance Summit in Nepal. More that 800 representatives from Micro Finance Institutions and cooperatives gathered in Hotel Yak & Yeti to discuss the current status and future of Micro Finance in Nepal. I had the pleasure of being invited as a Read More …

Vortrag an der Universität Graz

Am 4. Oktober habe ich in Graz einen Vortrag zum Thema: “Nepal: Zwischen Nachhaltigkeit und Jugendarbeit in der Erwachsenenbildung” gegeben. Ziel des Vortrages war es den interessierten Zuhörern und Zuhörerinnen einerseits einen etwas anderen Überblick über die aktuelle Situation im Land zu geben und andererseits die Aktivitäten der VHS Bhaktapur sowie von Career Disha Nepal Read More …

Speaker at a seminar on the topic of social responsibility of SMEs in developing countries

This June, I had the honor to be one of the speakers during a seminar series organized by the Middlesex University. The fifth seminar of this series with the topic “ (Small) Social Enterprises and CSR in emerging/developing countries“ was held in Royal Holloway University southwest of London. Being one out of two practitioners I Read More …

Back on Track

Since taking over the role as director at the VHS Bhaktapur, there was not much time left to follow up with other project of Monon for quite a while. Developing a business structure for this community learning center, creating a new homepage and dealing with the daily issues took 100 % of my time for Read More …

New Challenge Changes Priorities

The first weeks of the new year brought some unexpected changes in the VHS BHaktapur. Anil Sapkota decided to develop his career into an different direction and step back from his role as director. Upon request Inge Patsch took over the role as director of this community learning center. Together with the second founder Saroj Read More …