DEFINING TORAJAMELO AS A SOCIAL ENTERPRISEThe definition of social enterprise that rings true for TORAJAMELO is the one defined by the late Pamela Hartigan, the former Managing Director of the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship and Co-Writer of the book “The Power of Unreasonable People – How Social Entrepreneurs Create Markets That Change The World”.
Pamela essentially says that Social entrepreneur does not empower community, but Social Entrepreneur is merely facilitator and catalyst for social change to create agency and restore dignity.
OUR 3 PILLARSOur strategy to create a sustainable ecosystem around rural economies.
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Toraja is a beautiful mountainous area in South Sulawesi Province, which consists of two Kabupaten (Regencies) Tora...Read more
Mamasa is a beautiful mountainous area in West Sulawesi. The biggest ethnic group is Torajanese, who are most...Read more
Adonara island lies just 10 minutes away by boat across a the Flores strait from Larantuka in East Flores. Adonara...Read more