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Tuesday, September 25 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
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Using entrepreneurship as a means of including (financially and socially) traditionally marginalized communities in business models when creating new startup. The workshop draws from Lina's experience in building dafero, a consumer packaged goods startup employing refugee women to make dates-based delicacies such as date spread. The session will cover how to create a high-growth startup and a product consumers love, while including practices such as refugee employment and social assistance in your business model.

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Lina Zdruli

Social Business Strategist
Lina Zdruli is a Social Business Strategist (TM), helping international development institutions, companies, NGOs and governments collaborate to develop technology and thinking-by-design-driven solutions to solve their greatest global challenges. By managing value chains, developing... Read More →



Tuesday September 25, 2018 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Spaces, Arlington, VA 1101 Wilson Blvd, 6th, 8th and 9th Floors Arlington, VA 22209, USA

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