Circular business models for impact driven organizations
About the speaker: Hira leads the Programmes & Projects team at Stimulus with a focus on sustainability, clean-tech and innovation. She serves as a consultant, coach and facilitator to create social and climate impact. Over the last 10 years, Hira has had the opportunity to work with an array of local and international organizations across various industries. To support the impact innovation ecosystem in Pakistan, Hira has founded CleanTech Republik, the enterprise support wing of Stimulus, that offers bespoke training and acceleration support for impact businesses. Some of the programs being offered under CleanTech Republik include ClimateLaunchpad Pakistan (a global green business ideas competition for which Hira is the Pakistan National Lead), Women in STEM Entrepreneurship, Innovate Energy and ClimAccelerator Pakistan. In addition, Hira volunteers actively as: Karachi Chapter Chair for Women in Energy, Pakistan; a Climate Reality Leader; and a Thought For Food Ambassador.
What will you learn: In this session you’ll learn about:
- Frameworks to assess the sustainability of an organization (existing or startup)
- Understand how an organisation creates, offers, and delivers value to its broader range of stakeholders while minimising ecological and social costs.
- Potential career opportunities in the sustainability sector for women and girls