Social Entrepreneurship and a New Model for Internatinal Development in the 21st Centur7
Vol. Volume 16 Number 1 March/2011
Barbara R. Chrispin
In the last decade or so, there has been a growing interest in an area researchers are calling social entrepreneurship, a movement spearheaded by individuals with a desire to make the world a better place. This paper describes teh structure and process of international development in Africa from the perspective of a social entrepreneur. The authors address the opportunities and challenges faced by social entrepreneurs as they attempt to affect large-scale social change. The results of this study is a unique development model that provides tools for the social entrepreneur to address problems and build capacity and dustainability within the African context.
Social entrepreneurship, Africa, Internatinal Development, Health Care