Deadline: 28th May 2023 | Calling social enterprises from ten ASEAN countries to apply for the ASEAN Social Enterprise Development Programme 2.0! Don’t miss the chance to empower your #socialenterprises with capacity building, mentorship and coaching, facilitation to market, and seed funding

The ASEAN Foundation, with support from GIZ on behalf of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) and SAP, launches the ASEAN Social Enterprises Development Programme (ASEAN-SEDP) to offer an opportunity for social enterprises to grow and achieve sustainability by providing them with access to capacity building, mentorship, networking, funding grants and wider market across ASEAN.

ASEAN Social Enterprise Development Programme (ASEAN SEDP) has the following objectives:

  • To sustain youth entrepreneurship through structured capacity building and mentoring programmes;
  • To empower youth-led social enterprises across the ASEAN region through (1). Promoting productivity, technology and Innovation; (2). Increasing access to finance; (3). Enhancing market access and internationalisation; and (4). Promoting entrepreneurship and human capital development;
  • To achieve SDG 1 – No Poverty, SDG 3 – Good Health and Well-Being, SDG 4 – Quality Education, SDG 5 – Gender Equality, SDG 12 – Responsible Consumption and Production, and SDG 13 – Climate Action through social enterprises empowerment with specified targets detailed in the challenges Section

Find out more and apply at the official link below:


Apply before 28th May, 2023