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Driving large-scale change by investing in, connecting, & celebrating social entrepreneurs & innovators dedicated to solving the world’s most pressing problems
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
“Social entrepreneurs treat the systems, not the symptoms." Find out how 2019 Skoll Awardees — , , , , — use tech to change systems and save lives.
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
"When I recognized the limits of my own expertise and listened to different perspectives, became a stronger organization." In , Willy Foote shares ways for mission-driven leaders to enable social intrapreneurship.
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Global Health Corps Jun 19
“While I had a theoretical understanding of poor road conditions as a hurdle to delivery, I had never truly grasped how severely transportation, driver competency, and mud can impact health equity.” , fellow in Malawi
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Thorn Jun 21
Not long ago, we realized that to continue to bring the best technology to bear on behalf of vulnerable children, we would need to be both a nonprofit and a tech startup. So we became both.
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
., Executive Director of , discusses the intersection of tech, business, and social good in , in .
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Devex Jun 21
How are social entrepreneurs using technology to accelerate change? Explore the visual feature by .
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Skoll Centre Jun 21
What is Social Entrepreneurship? Delegates at this year’s discuss what social entrepreneurship means to them. Watch this video to find out more.
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Jess Fleuti Jun 20
“Starting a movement is like falling in love.” Check out this great conversation on , , and with keynote speakers ⁦⁩ and ⁦⁩ brought to you by ⁦
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
.'s Andrew Youn believes in the power of simple agricultural technology to . "It’s an inspiring world and one that’s actually attainable" Find out how the org is making dramatic strides to tackle sub-Saharan Africa's hunger crisis.
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
Skoll Awardee Ma Jun's pollution-monitoring app helps Chinese citizens decide "whether it’s safe to send their children outside to play—and if it isn’t, they can identify which factories are to blame."
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Skoll Foundation Jun 21
Almost 10 percent of seeds sold in Africa and South Asia are fake. That huge cost for farmers, if they are tricked, is the reason and are working to stop counterfeiting.
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Mara Hansen Staples Jun 20
. on & : innovations that are seeking to change health product distribution (cc )
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Skoll Foundation Jun 20
“Social entrepreneurs treat the systems, not the symptoms." Find out how 2019 Skoll Awardees — , , , , — use tech to change systems and save lives.
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Skoll Foundation Jun 20
“We’re at a point where we really feel that we’re going to get ahead of this victimization." How 2019 Skoll Awardee uses new technology to combat child sex-trafficking and exploitation online, via :
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mPedigree Jun 20
The arc of the social universe is very long, but it bends towards progress.
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Skoll Foundation Jun 20
“I think business has a huge responsibility to play,” says + founder , who believes that business should act as a force for good. “There’s so many places that we can help. I truly believe that you have to start with the community where you are.”
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Skoll Foundation Jun 20
What would it look like to have equitable health care for all, including the rural poor? As Vice Chancellor speaks at this week, get her take on in our new video:
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Skoll Foundation Jun 20
.'s uses the power of stories to change the narrative of children and youth in Greece. He spoke at about helping children celebrate their strengths and support others.
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The Audacious Project Jun 20
Text and image processing algorithms are helping and her team at fight child sex trafficking:
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Leonardo DiCaprio Jun 20
Extreme weather events are happening more often, creating natural hazards and conflicts over scarce resources leading to displacement. is on the front lines helping people forced from their homes by the devastating impacts of climate change.
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