In a first, UN creates fund to help 'high-potential' social enterprises scale up

The U.N. Social Enterprise Facility will hold public and equity money, with initial funding estimated to be at least $5 million per year toward supporting Asia-Pacific social enterprises.

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    Eliza is a veteran journalist focused on covering the most pressing issues and latest innovations in global health, humanitarian aid, sustainability, and development. A member of Mensa, Eliza has earned a master's degree in public affairs and bachelor's degree in political science from the University of the Philippines.