Launcht was invited to speak to the United Nations Development Programme staff by the Knowledge, Innovation and Capacity Group of the Bureau for Development Policy. The UNDP is a global development network that partners with people at all levels of society to help build nations that can withstand crisis and drive sustainable growth. The organization operates in 177 countries and territories, and offers global perspective and local insight to empower lives and build strong nations.
This morning, CEO Freeman White will speak to the UN staff on crowdfunding opportunities, in the context of social entrepreneurship. More specifically, he will address how crowdfunding can be an option for resource mobilization for UNDP projects and partners.