Socially orientated enterprises in Poland face difficulty in sourcing traditional credit. To bridge this finance gap and recognise the added value to society of these organisations, Polish authorities have leveraged resources from the European Social Fund (ESF) to launch financial instruments for social economy organisations. Here we explore achievements to date and future perspectives of the Polish National Promotional Bank (Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego) in supporting the social economy.
This video was recorded during the virtual conference Social Finance Vibe 2022: Towards a Resilient Future, organized by Microfinance Centre on November 9-10.
This initiative has received financial support from the European Union Programme for Employment and Social Innovation “EaSI” (2022-2025). For further information please check: http://ec.europa.eu/social/easi . The content of this publication represents the views of the author only and is his/her sole responsibility; it cannot be considered to reflect the views of the European Commission. The European Commission do not accept any responsibility for use that may be made of the information it contains.