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UNICEF Innovation Fund: Sponsoring Innovations to Improve the Lives of Children Around The Globe
The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) is a United Nations program that functions to provide humanitarian assistance to children and mothers in developing countries. It has stepped up again to the good cause by launching the UNICEF Innovation Fund. The Innovation Fund is a venture that makes investments in open source solutions, technology startups and emerging markets bearing the promise and potential to improve the lives of children all around…
Women’s Safety XPRIZE
Do you have the X-Factor in you?
Anu & Naveen Jain’s XPRIZE is now in India: Doesn’t it feel good to have someone or some exciting reason to push us to test our limits? I bet it does. Most people have it in them to do wonders, they just lack the proper encouragement and provocation to act for it. But worry not for there is  XPRIZE to provide the right amount of impetus for those creative minds…
seif Awards: recognising the social value off our young enterprises
292 social entrepreneurs from 65 countries participated in the annual international competition for social entrepreneurship organized by seif, where the final four winners out of the 10 high-performing finalists were awarded 10,000 Swiss francs each at a ceremony on the 6 October at the Volkshaus Zurich with more than 200 people attending. The German company Green City Solutions received the seif Award for Future Trends enabled in collaboration with PwC .To…
Hello Tomorrow Summit to be held on 13th and 14th October in Paris
Hello Tomorrow Summit,  one-of-its-kind event for start-ups in the field of science, is all set for yet another edition. The event, which is the first global event dedicated to science & tech founders, will take place at Le CentQuatre in Paris on 13th and 14th of October 2016. It brings together promising early-stage science entrepreneurs with innovative start-ups. It acts as a platform to connect with investors and industry veterans…
Global Citizen Music Festival where music meets with activism is all set to start
History supports the fact that art is always a prolific tool to spread a message. Global Citizen Festival proves it as well in the present global condition. Here’s what you need to know basically about this popular event in the world. What’s Global Citizen Music Festival?   It is one of the most unique events around the world where art and activism conjoins to create a positive change in the…
Social Entrepreneurship with Simon Sinek
Original Interview with Rank & File magazine. Award winning author, motivational speaker and leadership guru Simon Sinek, who uses the power of storytelling with a parable-like quality, first planted his concepts of “Start With Why” and “The Golden Circle” into the hearts of our corporate executives back in 2009, spawning one of the most popular TED Talks of all time. To date, Simon has penned two best sellers — “Start With…
A Child Actress Dressed As A Poor And Rich Girl. Here’s How Strangers Reacted
A 6-year-old kid actress who dressed up as an abandoned impoverished girl was treated so poorly when she hit the streets that the social experiment had to be known as off. Even so, the filmmakers managed to drive residence the point they hoped to share. Underserved kids about the planet face significantly a lot more dire futures than their wealthier counterparts, a new UNICEF report concluded. The video was released…
Creating Business Leaders of Tomorrow: Social Business Youth Alliance Global
SBYA Global is a youth initiative that aims to create social business leaders of tomorrow through training, mentor ship and incubation support. Based out of Dhaka- Bangladesh, SBYA Global has successfully completed three years since its inception and continues to inspire thousands of young individuals around the globe towards social business. The operational model of SBYA Global includes three steps namely creating awareness, initiating movement and establishing the Launchpad. As…