15. 09. 2019    ISSUE 21

Yunus Social Business Centre@CUHK: Social Innovation Activities

The Yunus Social Business Centre@CUHK, which is an affiliate of this Centre, will launch various activities to encourage participants to advance existing services or products to meet social needs.  Through the activities like "Social Innovation Competition" and "Overseas Exchange", participants will gain in-depth knowledge of the underprivileged and adopt people-oriented approach to address social challenges.  Winners of the "Social Innovation Competition" will receive the S.I. Leadership Award (in terms of seed money up to HK$160,000) to implement their social innovation projects.  Details of the activities are as follows:

Briefing Session

Date:2 October 2019 (Wednesday)
Time:7:00 - 9:30 pm
Venue:Room 502, Wong Foo Yuan Building
Target:All CUHK students and alumni
Content:1. Award presentation ceremony and sharing session of S.I. Leadership
    Award 2018-19
2. Introduction to the "S.I. Leadership Workshop", "Social Innovation
    Competition" and "Overseas Exchange" in 2019-20
Registration:Please click here
Deadline:29 September 2019 (Sunday)

Other Activities

1. "S.I. Leadership Workshop (I)" * and "S.I. Leaders Sharing": October - November 2019
2. "S.I. Leadership Workshop (II)" *, "S.I. Leaders Sharing" and "Social Innovation
    Competition": January - July 2020
3. "Overseas Exchange" - Social Business Regional Forum (Taiwan): April 2020
4. "Overseas Exchange" - Bangladesh Study Tour: June 2020
* With different topics on separate occasions

For more information about the Yunus Social Business Centre@CUHK, please click here.  If there is any enquiry, please contact Mr. Or of this Centre at 3943 3227 (Tel) or timothycnor@cuhk.edu.hk (Email).


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Yunus Social Business Centre@CUHK: Social Innovation Activities

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"Fitness x Mentorship" Scheme: Open for Enrolment

I·CARE Theatre 2019

I·CARE Social Service Projects Scheme: Open for Application

Social Enterprise Startup Scheme

A Walk in Community with I·CARE (1st Session)

Core Group Nurture under I·CARE Achievers Programme: Recruitment of Members

I·CARE Community Research Scheme: Recruitment of Members

I·CARE NGO Internship Programme (Hong Kong): Call for Application

Roadmap for Co-curricular Life - Student Development Portfolio

Yunus Social Business Seminar 2019

Yunus Social Business Centre@CUHK: Social Innovation Activities

CUHK Bridge to China Team: Construction Project Completed & Core Members' Recruitment

"Remembering Charles" Exhibition

List of Winners of S.I. Leadership Award

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