What is a DSE?
An organization with a culture centered on human value, and that exists to create societal impact alongside an ethical and viable business model. These include organizations from the cottage industry up to medium-sized enterprises with a maximum asset cap of Php 50 million, that have not only demonstrated consistent success, but have also shown a commitment to scale up.
How did we arrive at this definition?
This definition was a product of research and several meetings of the Awards team composed of experts in business, accounting, finance, communications, entrepreneurship, and social development.
EcoWEB was organized in 2006 to respond to four major interlinking problems: poverty, conflict, environmental degradation and poor governance. It aims to empower communities by building partnerships to enable sustainable community development processes and programs that would address these problems.