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Made possible by After SEWF: Where to next for social enterprise in NZ?

The Spinoff 9 October 2017

One of the ‘moments’ at SEWF was when Andrea Chen from Propeller Incubator in New Orleans fronted up on failure. Despite having created, and invested in, a number of new businesses post Hurricane Katrina, the incubator had failed to impact the socioeconomic issues it had been set up to address. It was only when the company went deeper and started tackling issues of embedded racism, and then innovating from that point, that they started to build enterprises that could shift the dial.