Social enterprise is a comparatively new phenomenon in Turkey with growing interest from academics, civil society actors, policymakers and practitioners. This report looks closer at the social enterprise landscape in Turkey and demonstrates demonstrates the powerful role that social enterprise can play in providing opportunities for diverse groups.

This research was commissioned by the British Council and conducted by a consortium led by TED University and İstasyonTEDU. Other consortium partners are Ashoka Turkey, İstanbul Bilgi University, Koç University, Koç University Social Impact Forum (KUSIF), Middle East Technical University and Mikado.