Partners in Empowerment™ (PIE) is an ecologically inspired social & economic network united in action for a thriving, socially just future.
Whether a media group leads a cause-based marketing campaign to stop AIDS, a university creates greener technology, or an artist inspires a child in need, social, economic and environmental impact can be deepened and sustained through multi-sector collaboration.
Comprised of six mutually supportive sectors, Partners in Empowerment™ understand, that by bringing the best of our resources and ideas to the table, we build a better world for humanity.
WHAT'S NEXT: The 1PIE Collaboration Portal, Where global partners catalyze local solutions
Using 7 Stages to Sustainability (7SS) as a road-map, the 1PIE relationship & resource management system will help social innovators to set measurable goals, track and evaluate impact and access opportunities for equitable trade.
Starting with projects that are already using the 7SS framework, 1PIE.org will link-up global Partners in Empowerment (PIE) who provide capital, appropriate technologies, and market access to turn local assets into sustainable solutions.
How to scale-up local solutions?
Nothing exists in a vacuum. While basic 7SS tools help communities to be more resilient, building robust local economies calls for a network of cross-sector global partners advancing a resilient ecosystem of equitable trade opportunities and value added investments.
To bring 7SS to the entrepreneurs who need it most, EW is co-developing a multi-sector resource exchange platform called 1PIE.org.
Through 1PIE, 7SS serves to index a shared knowledge base where entrepreneurs can share their impact, identify needed skills, appropriate technologies, showcase local assets, and increase access to ethical markets. The first 1PIE application tracks the impact of local projects, and will be supported with 7SS online trainings.
As we develop a comprehensive social impact toolkit via 1PIE, we recommend:
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