Impact Investment Shujog Limited
Organization: Shujog fosters growth, maturity, innovation, and market readiness in the social enterprise and impact investment space in Asia Pacific. By building capacity of social enterprises, Shujog prepares these entities to access investment capital from impact investors, thereby enabling them to scale and multiply their social and environmental impact in a sustainable way. Shujog defines social enterprise as an organization that uses business methods to achieve a social or environmental mission that benefits a poor, under-served or otherwise disadvantaged group or population.
Shujog is the Bengali word for opportunity. And facilitating opportunity is at the heart of all the programs Shujog leads. Shujog’s mission is to strengthen, deepen, and expand the impact Social Enterprises deliver in their communities. The strategic sectors Shujog focuses on are education, health, energy, water, and agriculture. Shujog achieves its mission by focusing on three objectives:
- Magnifying the impact social enterprises and inclusive businesses contribute in their communities
- Scaling the quantity of successful Asian social enterprises moving into the expansion stage
- Broadening awareness of and interest in social enterprises through the sharing of best practices across continents
Shujog is a dynamic and fast-paced non-profit organization dedicated to creating systemic changes that accelerate the success of social enterprises. Shujog is in a growth phase and is looking for talented and hard-working individuals with relevant skills. Shujog manages interesting capacity building programs, creates new tools to help strengthen the impact social enterprises contribute, and writes cutting edge analytical papers that shape government policies and influence corporate and development work.
For more information, please visit www.shujog.org.