News / 30 January 2020

MALAYSIAN GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES FIRST GROUP OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISES TO GET ACCREDITED

The Ministry of Entrepreneur Development & Cooperatives (MEDAC) efforts to promote the social enterprise movement has received a boost with the ministry recently announcing 22 social enterprises who have received the Social Enterprise Accreditation (SE.A). This is a new national certification that provides social enterprises with recognition and a means to communicate their commitments on social and environmental impact. SE.A is a collaborative effort between MED and Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC) as well as Institut Koperasi Malaysia, INSKEN, SME Bank, SME Corp, Suruhunjaya Koperasi Malaysia and YayasanBank Rakyat.

 

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