British Council Ghana announces its second of 4 quarterly Mini TEDxSocialEntrepriseTalk dubbed ‘‘Investors or ‘Father Christmas?’ – Social entrepreneurs’ interaction with investors”. This is a TEDxAccra led social enterprise event in partnership with SE Ghana supported by the British Council. This event takes place on Thursday, 17th November, 2016 at the British Council, Accra from 5pm to 8pm.

The discussions during the event will focus on, why investors are not interested in financing social enterprises,, how social enterprises can access financing from mainstream capital markets and accountability demands of investors. The event will also connect ‘investment ready’ businesses that need funding for their businesses to investors. Interested Social enterprises will be offered an opportunity to ‘PITCH’ to REAL INVESTORS from 11am to 4pm on the day. Applicant is open via: Limited slots available. There will be opportunity for social enterprises to exhibit their products and services to interested guests who will visit the British Council. Interested businesses can apply via for free limited exhibition slots.

Attendance and participation is free. Visit to register or follow us @ghBritish @SocEntGlobal @TEDxAccra on twitter or the hashtag #SocialThursday and on Facebook:



The British Council Ghana is the United Kingdom’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities.  As a registered charity, the British Council creates international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries and builds trust between them worldwide.

TEDxAccra, brings people together to seek a deeper understanding of ourselves and our world, and to inspire ideas and action for a better future for us all. Founded in April 2014, TEDxAccra is a 100% Community-Created and Not for Profit Organisation.

Contact Edem Abotsigah on +233302610090 or for more information.




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