At YY Goshti, our aim is to help you shape your idea into a viable social business venture. You will get the opportunity to refine your ideas, develop your products and services, and work closely with successful social entrepreneurs who have built businesses that have significantly and measurably improved communities.
YY Goshti exists to create the most robust social entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bangladesh.
While developing some of their own initiatives, the initiators of YY Goshti came to learn of a lot of hardships faced by most of their contemporaries. Inspired by their struggle and Professor Muhammad Yunus's social business principles they went on to launch the first independent youth led social business incubator in the region.
At YY Goshti, we try to amass those who are successful social business entrepreneurs and leaders and those who are about to be.
Our focus right now is to drive social change in the fields of Water,, Agriculture, Community and craftsmanship.
Jump in and start molding your idea into a practical social solution that will put people’s lives at ease.
We know that poverty will take its place in its museum soon enough. Our goal is to make the Youth Inspired Floors to be more incredible than the rest.
Shazeeb has six years of experience of building and managing social business projects in Bangladesh. He is the founder of SBYA Global and was the inaugural CEO of Spark* Bangladesh and has worked with more than 50 social startups now.
Wahid has 5 years of experience running a social business in the global fashion industry. As the Founder and CEO of TigerBow, he’s empowering Bangladeshi women artisans one bow at a time.
Waseef has 3 years of experience running social business projects. He is interested in the Socio-Economic impact of small communities & believes that Youth can lead social change given the right resources.
Nishat Farzana brings 2 years experience in marketing, public relations and program management. With her leadership Social Business Champ, an annual social business competition for idea stage entrepreneurs attracted more than thousand students globally.
Our Goshti is building social businesses that are improving the lives of the people living out of poverty!
We'll be pleased to keep you up to date about new social businesses, events and innovations.
The Blue Gold Innovation Challenge (BGIC), organized in collaboration with Blue Gold Program with financial contribution from the Netherlands Government, is looking for innovative business solutions which addresses water resource management, agriculture and sustainable development of south west region of Bangladesh. Innovators, students, startups and organisations can apply with business ideas which will be implemented to improve the lives of the people in the target areas. The rewards for the top innovators include seed capital, mentorship and funding opportunity from the Blue Gold Program, startup accelerators and social business funds.
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