Enterprise Development

Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship is the next step for mountain communities who have developed their educational and vocational skills. Rupani Foundation's program of Gems Cutting and Polishing and program of Education provide an excellent base that residents can build upon. RF promotes spirit of entrepreneurship with a particular focus on social responsibility and gender equality. The Foundation also provides support to relevant institutions, such as Karakoram International University (KIU), local government and community based institutions in terms of research and training, micro-ventures, business mentoring, and merit based awards.
Rupani Foundation believes in the holistic development of the communities. It provides not only education and skills, but also provides means to create a successful business by working with other organizations.