The week in entrepreneurship
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News from CFE
- CFE to launch prison entrepreneurship programme at reform prison HMP Ranby
The Centre has secured National Offender Management grant funding to pilot a prison entrepreneurship programme in one of the six flagship “reform” prisons. Delivered in partnership with local enterprise agency NBV, the programme aims to provide the evidence and toolkit to allow prisons nationwide to implement prison entrepreneurship programmes.
- CFE submission to Justice Select Committee published
The Centre recently submitted evidence on the efficacy of prison entrepreneurship to the Justice Select Committee inquiry on prison reform. It has now been published on Parliament’s website.
- Writeup: CFE attends Startup Nations Summit
Last week we were in Cork for the annual Startup Nations Summit, which convenes entrepreneurship community leaders and policy makers from over 70 countries.