In their search to become more financially self-reliant development NGOs are experimenting with social entrepreneurship. Many are doing this to strengthen their financial situation, but social entrepreneurship can do much more and opens up new way...▶
Sothy Khieng is a doctoral researcher in Organization Sciences at the VU University Amsterdam and a Visiting Research Fellow at Griffith University. His research is on “Local NGOs balancing between social value creation and profit-making: the dawn of social enterprises?” He has written a number of publications on nonprofit organizations, economics and health. He is also affiliated with CDRI - Cambodia's leading independent development policy research institute and the Royal University of Phnom Penh. He received his MA in International Development Studies from Ohio University.