Norrsken House SE Forum

SE Forum announces new Board and welcomes new Members

At our Annual Meeting earlier this month, SE Forum’s members elected a new Board, consisting of previous members as well as several new and exciting additions with varied experience from...

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Nicklas Wallberg SE Forum

March brought us 16 Fellows, Joe Biden and a Swedish super diplomat

March marked a new adventure for SE Forum where we’ve teamed up with the leading US NGO Seeds of Peace delivering a unique fellowship aimed at using the power of...

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Seeds of Peace SE Forum

Just getting started to transform conflict with our US partners

We’ve ended a fantastic week of workshops, discussions, study visits, reflection and much more. But we’ve only just begun an inspiring year of the GATHER Fellowship, and an exciting partnership...

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Stina Billinger SE Forum

SE Forum hands over review to Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation

SE Forum’s Executive Director Nicklas Wallberg has today (21 March) handed over our review of collaborations and partnerships between social enterprises and municipalities to Stina Billinger from the Swedish Ministry...

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SE Forum GATHER event

An evening of collaboration across borders and seeing a future of peace

Thursday night saw the end of a fantastic first week of this year’s GATHER Fellowship, and the kick-off of a one-year programme where our 16 Fellows will be developing their...

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GATHER fellows

The incubator and partnership that is transforming conflict

As part of Seeds of Peace’s GATHER Fellowship, SE Forum is partnering with Seeds of Peace to run this week’s incubator that kicks off this year’s Fellowship. The incubator’s aim...

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Nicklas Wallberg SE Forum

February was filled with discussions and preparations (and lots of snow!)

February has been an intense month for us. Usually the start of the year can have less of an urgency attached to it, but this year it’s been different. We’ve...

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Review municipalities social enterprises

Launching a review of cross-sector partnerships in the Baltic region

Together with partners in Latvia and Belarus, we have published an analytical review of existing and possible cooperation and partnerships between social enterprises and municipalities in Latvia, Belarus and Sweden....

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SE Forum Seeds of Peace GATHER

SE Forum partners with Seeds of Peace to unite social innovators in pursuit of conflict resolution

How do we move beyond superficial diversity to leverage our differences and build thriving, equitable communities across lines of conflict? This was the challenge posed to changemakers across the globe who...

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SE Forum SpellAfrica

Fighting a dark month with African sunshine and plans for the year ahead

January in Sweden is a dark month, and this year was no exception. Therefore, it was suiting that our colleagues Tove and Svitlana went to sunny Nigeria to follow up...

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SpellAfrica Back to School SE Forum

Entrepreneurship challenges and opportunities in Nigeria

As part of our work with the SE Outreach Accelerator, backed by Sida, SE Forum follows up with alumni of the programme to monitor progress and developments within the countries our...

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Zoom out 2017 and zoom in 2018

Sometimes you need to zoom out in order to zoom in. That’s what I’ll do in this 2018’s first ED letter in an effort to share reflections from our international...

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Gaining momentum and growing the social entrepreneurship ecosystem

We’re almost at the end of 2017 and can look back at a great year where we have, amongst other things, been putting energy into a deeper understanding of the...

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Are you our next intern?

Interested in knowing more about social entrepreneurship? Always wanted to learn more about businesses aiming to resolve society’s most pressing problems? Dreamt to meet and get to know founders of...

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Creating an efficient ecosystem for social entrepreneurship in Sweden

Social entrepreneurs can find advice and support from many sectors and individuals, but how do you know what’s right for you? And how do the sectors ensure they provide the...

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Swedish Institute SE Forum Smart Energy Challenge

Exploring energy challenges and solutions with Swedish Institute

The SE Forum team was asked by its friends at Swedish Institute to join them in hosting 17 winners of the Smart Energy Challenge for two days in Stockholm. We were of...

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Athena Empowers SE Forum Malaysia

October – a humbling and exciting experience

This month has focused on the understanding of the context of the sector we operate in and preparing for things to come. We’ve travelled to Malaysia, visited social entrepreneurs, researched...

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MaGIC Fiona Hazell

Social entrepreneurship in Malaysia: From systemic support to on the ground action

Our Program Director, Fiona Hazell, often shares her experience and knowledge to inspire and empower entrepreneurs that want to use their business to do good. This time, it was Malaysia’s...

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SE Forum SE Outreach Accelerator

I went to Sweden and got to know 14 countries

Lena Reschke has been a very valued part of the SE Forum team over the last few months, as a Program Assistant for the SE Outreach Accelerator. She made it run...

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GATHER Fellowship

Applications for GATHER Fellowship open until 15 November

We are thrilled to announce that we will be working in partnership with Seeds of Peace on the 2017-2018 GATHER Fellowship. The program will be looking to answer the question: How do we...

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