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Develop your own project to address social challenge in your community!

26 February 2013

Social entrepreneurs around the globe have created initiatives to empower marginalized parts of society or strengthen communities. It takes a simple idea and someone passionate and willing to try it out.

The “Social Innovation Lab” invites you  to 2-days workshop. It aims at  supporting you in development of a concept for an enterprise or project that addresses a social challenge that you care about.

Organized by UNDP and Vienna University of Economics and Business, the lab will turn innovative and impactful ideas into reality.


  • 2-days workshop on 27-28  March 2013 in Tashkent
  • Limited number of participants (20 people)
  • Merit based selection
  • Requirements Commit to act as trainers for your peers in the regions throughout 2013
  • Good command of English, ability to work in teams
  • Basics of project management
  • Out of the box thinking, creativity, ability to see things differently from your peers
  • Between 22 and 30 years of age with passion to be the change
  • Girls are highly encouraged to apply  

Interested? Please send your résumé / C.V. and a Motivation Letter  why you would like to participate (max. 400 words) to uzbinnovator@gmail.com  by 15 March 2013.

Travel costs of participants from regions will be covered by organizers!