One of the focus areas of NBI is to promote entrepreneurship in general and support economic opportunities for conflict affected, marginalized segments of society by fostering market linkages and facilitating the matching of labor demand and supply. Some activities in this focus area in the past are;
- Micro Enterprises PotentialityandNeeds Assessment Study in JiriDolakha District (2006)
- NBI-Agent of Change Awards as part of Social Entrepreneurship Award of Surya Nepal (2011)
- Promotion of Social Entrepreneurship Bazaar, seminar (2010-2013).