Spain advanced four spots to reach 31st place, as access to investment made strides. Securing grants and non-financial support, however, became tougher. Social entrepreneurship momentum progressed by eight points to 19th place, but women were less represented in leadership roles, down 9 spots to 41st.
“The ecosystem is quite scattered for a lack of local presence of big uniting networks that other countries already have. Most support available to social entrepreneurs consists in offering a desk and connections rather than a disciplined approach to building a social business.”