Posts: Page 10 of 17

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Difficult Economic Times? Yes. The Right Moment to Unleash a New...

    By Nick O’Donohoe* I suspect that, when the historians of the future look back at the post-credit-crisis… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Attracting Capital for Social Impact: The Promise and Perils of...

    By Johanna Mair* How can investment capital be harnessed for social change? A large part of the answer… more

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    Social innovators create a new model for inclusive growth

    By Katherine Milligan* What does it take to generate ground-breaking models that successfully… more

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    Promoting Tolerance or Criticizing Intolerance?

    Tolerance is a societal ideal noted by the respect and recognition of the rights and beliefs of others. Today’s … more

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    India’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2011

    The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, a sister organization of the World Economic Forum, in partnership… more

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    Today, I had the opportunity to accompany 10 World Economic Forum Young Global Leaders on a Dharavi slum visit. Wi… more

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    Triangulated Networking

    By Brij Kothari* For a social entrepreneur like me, and I suspect other ‘Schwabies’, September to January is a… more

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    Brazil Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 Awarded in Sao Paulo

    Yesterday, November 9th 2011, over 400 leaders from the business, arts, civil society and academic fields gathered in… more

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    Reflections on Social Entrepreneurship after INSEAD ISEP Alumni Event

    I am pleased that the term social entrepreneurship is becoming more well-known in the world. Social Entrepreneurs are… more

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    My First 24 Hours as a Schwab Social Entrepreneur

    The World Economic Forum Special Meeting on Economic Growth and Job Creation in the Dead Sea, Jordan, has just drawn to… more

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    Social Entrepreneurs of the Year for the Arab World Awarded

    Dead Sea, Jordan, 22 October 2011 – Two Social Entrepreneurs – one from Egypt and one from Jordan – were… more

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    The Social Entrepreneur of the Year in Venezuela

    “The situation in Venezuela is going to get worse before it gets better”, I heard often when I was in Venezuela… more

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    Francesco Piazzesi builds sustainable homes for the poor in Mexico

    Francesco Piazzesi (Social Entrepreneur of the Year, Latin America, 2011) and Echale a Tu Casa help people in the… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Event

    Council on Social Innovation at work in Abu Dhabi

    Summit on the Global Agenda 2011

    , Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    Sustainable communities generate sustainable habitat

    Humanity is loosing the global race to provide a better habitat for the underserved housing population. With a total… more

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    International Day of Older Persons

    "Although the entire world is ageing, it does not mean that we are facing a desperate situation. Instead, tons of… more

  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    World Maritime Day

    "In countries like Indonesia, and perhaps many other arhipelagic and maritime countries, maritime and fisheries… more

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    Reflections from the New Champions Meeting Dalian

    By Mel Young, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Homeless World Cup, United Kingdom; Social… more