A strong core team from The Grameen Creative Lab supported by a distinctive network of experts from the social, business and academic sectors is already turning the HSBM concept into a reality:
There are numerous proven social business models that are ready to take investments and be implemented in Caldas.
The first two Social Business Pilot Projects in Caldas have been launched: BIENESTAR and Fortified Panela
A Social Business Institute is going to be implemented at the Caldas University
The First Latin American and Caribbean Social Business Forum will be held this year and will take place in and around Manizales, the capital of Caldas.
The HSBM of Caldas will develop into a replicable model of poverty reduction applicable worldwide. It has become the center of Social Business for the Latin American and Caribbean regions and from here it is spreading all over the continent.