About Ma'an Social Incubator
The Ma'an Social Incubator (MSI), will focus on encouraging social innovation and entrepreneurship in competitive incubation cycles, each lasting 6 months. Ma'an Authority for Social Contribution brings together the government, the private sector and civil society to nurture new and innovative solutions for social challenges and grow a sustainable community sector.
Ma'an Social Incubator Headquarter Location
United Arab Emirates
Latest Ma'an Social Incubator News
Aug 28, 2021
Social Inclusion Becomes Key Focus of Ma’an’s Fifth Social Incubator Programme Middle East Social Inclusion Becomes Key Focus of Ma’an’s Fifth Social Incubator Programme The fifth cycle of the MSI programme is dedicated to supporting social businesses that directly benefit and enhance the lives of senior citizens and residents. The programme was launched to coincide with World Senior Citizens Day, which was annually celebrated on 21 August in a worldwide bid to increase awareness of the factors and issues that affect older adults, such as health deterioration and social exclusion, among others. The Ma’an Social Incubator is one of Ma’an’s five key pillars and is part of its on-going efforts to grow Abu Dhabi’s third sector by supporting not-for-profits and social enterprises and contribute to the development of strong, active and connected communities. The Social Incubator supports Abu Dhabi’s vision to drive innovation in the social sector by fostering creative and sustainable solutions to address existing social challenges. By supporting and investing in social enterprises, the programme also creates job and volunteering opportunities, which aim to drive social inclusion while contributing to the expansion of Abu Dhabi’s social services ecosystem. The fifth cohort theme of the MSI programme is focused on seniors with participants working on developing existing services or products that will enhance their quality of life across the Emirate. Senior citizens and