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  • Social Entrepreneurs Article

    The power of social innovation

    Yesterday, 35 social entrepreneurs from around the world convened at Davos to discuss how the power of social… more

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    It takes a team to win a game

    The Annual Meeting 2012 predicts a need for new models to deal with a world that is evolving drastically and rapidly… more

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    From Dalian to Davos: a tale of two cities

    It was not too long ago that I recall sitting ‘on top of the world’, enjoying the heated, ultra-automated toilet… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    Transformation in education

    I am so excited to be part of a collective discussion at Davos about the need for Transformation and New Models, as all… more

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    Inequality occupying the minds of Davos

    It is easy to miss the OccupyWEF movement; it is on the edge of town in a parking lot far set back from the road… more

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    Going to Davos

    For the second time I’m off to attend the World Economic Forum at Davos, and again, looking at my schedule, I have… more

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    Play Today, Lead Tomorrow

    I was humbled and honored to be recognized as a Schwab Social Entrepreneur of the Year. One of the benefits is an… more

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    Social Entrepreneurs en route to Davos

    Thirty Social entrepreneurs from the Schwab Foundation community are travelling to the Swiss mountains next week to… more

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    Central America’s Social Entrepreneur of the Year 2011

    The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship has named the Guatemalan entrepreneur Philip Wilson the winner of the… more

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    End of the Year Fireworks – Social Entrepreneurs of the Year...

    The year is ending with a true "Social Entrepreneur of the Year" firework. On five consecutive days last week, the… more

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    The common denominator – Exchanging experience in Social...

    Victoria Kisyombe, Norbert Kunz and Lo Chay (from left to right) are three persons from three continents with three… more

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    Swiss Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2011

    Zurich, December 13, 2011 - The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship has named Christoph Sutter and Renat… more

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    Business Models, Scaling Impact and the Need for Data

    Courtesy of Cathy Clark, Adjunct Associate Professor at Duke University's Center for the Advancement of Social… more

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    The Social Entrepreneur of the Year in South Africa

    Entrepreneurs are people who persevere through seemingly impossible challenges often testing their ability to overcome… more

  • Global Agenda Councils Article

    New EU initiative aims to boost social entrepreneurship

    By Mirjam Schöning, Senior Director, Schwab Foundation During the past two decades, social entrepreneurs have… more

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    Why Gardeners and Conductors Matter to Social Entrepreneurs

    The Global Agenda Council on Social Innovation, a group of 20 experts comprised of social entrepreneurs, foundation… more

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    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 lies in… more