Artemisia is a pioneering organization focusing on social businesses in Brazil. It seeks to attract and train qualified people who will build and develop new business models that contribute to reducing socioeconomic inequalities around the world.
Founded in 2002, Artemisia started operating in Brazil in 2004. Soon after, in light of an ecosystem that proved highly favorable for fostering social businesses, the country was chosen as the organization’s operational base. Its favorable conditions include a sound and growing economy, available access to technical and financial resources, sophisticated civil society organizations and companies, high level of entrepreneurship, and above all a wealth of people willing to contribute to solving the critical social problems of Brazil.