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Social entrepreneurship map by gender, race, and sexual orientation

Social entrepreneurship map by gender, race, and sexual orientation

In general, the share of the population with better jobs, better salaries and better conditions to develop business are heterosexual white men. Women, black and LGBT communities find more [...]

Márcia Rocha: ‘success for trans people improves the creation of opportunities’

Márcia Rocha: ‘success for trans people improves the creation of opportunities’

By the time she graduated at PUC-SP and built a thriving career making business in the real estate market, Márcia Rocha presented herself to the world as a cisgender man married to a woman. [...]

Entrepreneur produces natural cosmetics and empowers women

bluevision from Mona Soares

Get to know the story of the Brazilian entrepreneur that began producing natural cosmetics as a way to reconnect with her African heritage: "it's about empowering and taking care of oneself while [...]

Sustainable entrepreneurship: great for the economy and the planet

Sustainable entrepreneurship: great for the economy and the planet

According to researches, the market is increasingly making room for sustainable products and solutions; great ideas, as well as simple measures, create resource economy and help sales

Female entrepreneurship: women start most new businesses

Female entrepreneurship: women start most new businesses

Globally, women start 51,2% of all new businesses. In Brazil, there are 8 million female entrepreneus, most of which are heads of the family

How startups help agribusiness grow

How startups help agribusiness grow

Technology in the Brazilian agriculture market moves some US$ 3.9 billion every year - startups from the sector are growing by providing more sustainable and efficient solutions

UN’s project empowers and employs female refugees

UN’s project empowers and employs female refugees

The project “Empoderando Refugiadas (Empowering Refugees)”, in partnership with Brazilian companies, worked with more than 80 women and employed 20. Read below some of these inspiring stories

What is a startup and how does it work?

What is a startup and how does it work?

Learn about the structure of startups, how they grow and receive funding, and how they differ from small businesses