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  • A school girl walks on a road covered with oil and soot at an industrial area in Mumbai Social Entrepreneurs Event

    How to build an entrepreneur

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Solar panels of local mining company CAP are seen in the Atacama Desert Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Three ways to make green bond financing better

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • Counterfeit steroids seized by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection is seen at the agency’s offices at John F. Kennedy Airport Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Fighting the scourge of fake medicines

    Annual Meeting of the New Champions 2014

    , Tianjin, People's Republic of China

  • A sister of the Franciscan order plays with children in Lambare city, near Asuncion Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The app changing the way we look at poverty

    If we’re aiming to not simply alleviate poverty but eliminate it altogether, we need to understand its causes. But we… more

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    How much would you sacrifice to change the world?

    I know from personal experience that to launch and grow a social enterprise – even one as modest as my own… more

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    Why we need a United Nations for young people

    Although the global financial crisis has taken an upward turn, markets and employment rates are still nowhere near… more

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    Fastest path to universal energy? Let the market decide

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

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    How can we get vaccines to remote villages in Africa?

    World Economic Forum on Africa 2014

    , Abuja, Nigeria

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    The silver lining to the scourge of mental ill health

    There are an estimated 450 million people worldwide with mental health disorders. Three quarters of them live in… more

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    Why baby boomers are not ready to retire

    For decades we’ve been hearing about the coming demographic transformation, when millions of baby boomers in America… more

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    Why social entrepreneurs see the opportunity in waste

    Gone are the days of sanitation languishing in the shadows while other basic human needs take the spotlight. In the… more

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    Poverty need not bar women from healthcare

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

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    The unsung power of music

    World Economic Forum on Latin America 2014

    , Panama City, Panama

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    Can failure make you more effective?

    According to the 2014 Edelman Trust Barometer, the communications agency's 14th annual exploration of trust in… more

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    Three things that help schools around the world to thrive

    As a parent, my deepest wish is that my children will have it better than I had. In the US, we call this the American… more

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    How to make the world sit up and listen

    Recently, 26-year-old Egyptian Ahmed Sakr inspired readers around the world with the extraordinary story of his journey… more

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    Can art change the world?

    The world of art needs more social enterprise and the world of social enterprise needs more art. With a foot firmly… more

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    Why I dropped my career and changed my life

    In my early 30s, I was a successful executive at a global corporation and thought I had it all. But one night, during a… more