ETHICS ASSIGNMENT- SOCIAL ENTERPRISE
A business that adopts social benefits as its core mission
An organization that uses business strategies for the purpose of improving human and environmental well-being
Its primary purpose is not to maximize returns to shareholders
It can be large and established or small and new
1. Conduct research into demographics of Dubai i.e. gender, race, age, income, disability, mobility, education, employment. Detailed and thorough research is required.
B Social needs in Dubai and its shortcomings
1. Identify the categories of social needs which is OBESITY in Dubai.
2. The research must be analyzed and conduct::
a. Existing problems (cite evidence. UrlS & printscreen required)
b. How well existing organizations addresses these problems. (cite evidence. UrlS & printscreen required)
c. Describe the shortcomings, i.e., where a social need is being partially but not fully met by existing organizations/businesses. (your own analysis)
d. Describe how YOUR social enterprise will fill this gap or improve on existing services. A DETAILED EXPLANATION OF THIS IS REQUIRED. A VARIETY OF DATA IS REQUIRED- SECONDARY DATA (NEWS, INTERNET) AND PRIMARY RESEARCH (INTERVIEWS, OBSERVATIONS). MAKE SURE YOU REFER TO THIS IN YOUR REPORT.
3. Fully analyze the BENEFITS and DRAWBACKS of YOUR social enterprise. Focus on how well the social enterprise will be as a business and how well it will provide a solution to the local need. Make sure you have referred to your research in your analyses.