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Skoll Foundation Oct 17
Are you working with communities to create lasting solutions to pressing problems? We've got exciting news for you: The application to attend 2019 is now LIVE! Apply by November 1st to join us.
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Skoll Foundation 11h
On April 9-12 in Oxford, the 2019 Skoll World Forum will celebrate the convergence of social entrepreneurs & innovators in furthering global social progress. Apply to attend here:
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Jim Fruchterman Apr 26
Quoted in the Guardian: "My message to tech entrepreneurs is to do good on purpose, as opposed to thinking it will be the natural byproduct of any new tool you create." How technology is helping to solve global social challenges!
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Nadia Naviwala Apr 12
What if Martin Luther King spent half of his time demonstrating to others that his model would create impact? What would his reporting look like? If donors continue to fund the way they do, I don't know how much systems change is possible. - at
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Skoll Foundation Aug 22
One of our favorite sessions from : Agnes Leina's on the vital role of women and girls in tackling the climate crisis. "Women are the most affected by but they're not involved in the conversations."
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Skoll Foundation Sep 24
In her , speaker chronicles the history of attempts by government and industry to eradicate the legitimacy of indigenous peoples' land and culture.
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Skoll Foundation Jul 21
Five of the six 2018 Skoll Awardees for Social Entrepreneurship are women, which brings up the question: Do women bring special skills or sensibilities to the world of social entrepreneurship? The awardees weighed in on NPR:
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Skoll Foundation Jul 3
Women's rights were at the top of the agenda at this year's . See how social entrepreneurs across the globe are challenging assumptions about gender, helping women break out of poverty, and giving girls access to education🙌♀️
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Skoll Foundation Aug 15
Whether it's ending violence against women, achieving or eliminating child marriage, says everyone must be part of finding a solution.
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UN Women Apr 12
"Thankfully there is an increasing number of good men who are making a difference. Although not enough." - at . Full remarks:
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Skoll Foundation Sep 29
"Women most affected by , but they’re not involved in the conversations and design processes. We need to involve them," says 's Agnes Leina.
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Skoll Foundation Jul 25
At , Jimmy Carter reminded us that to achieve lasting global peace, we must look to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
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Monica Ramirez Jul 8
Listen to this audio story & intervirw. Thanks for including me. "What's the path forward for women's leadership in the social change sector in the era?" Hear leading female voices from 2018
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Skoll Foundation Sep 24
Thanks to for featuring as one of the 5 most inspiring social impact gatherings! "The city of Oxford is transformed for a week in the spring when social entrepreneurs from around the world make their way to the Skoll World Forum."
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Skoll Foundation Sep 18
While young people are at the forefront of leading change in their communities, they're often excluded from decision-making on global problems. The Initiative w/ aims to fill that gap. Meet the 2018 leaders:
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Skoll Foundation Jul 26
At , panelists shared their thoughts on power + privilege in the funding landscape, examples of spectacular failures, and advice on influencing those in power.
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J&J Global Health May 28
How is used to help realize the potential of ? Here’s how leaders are using tech & collaboration to solve global health challenges. via
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Skoll Foundation Aug 24
How can we influence greater systems change? For Rukmini Banerji of , we can start by empowering children through education.
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Skoll Foundation Jul 24
Africa has some of the world’s top talent, just waiting to be unlocked. What it needs, according to of , is a moonshot for education—a catalyzing force for a new generation of ethical and entrepreneurial African leaders.
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Grameen Foundation Apr 12
"Everything about me without me is against me.” - A powerful message from Agnes Leina of Il’laramatak Community Concerns re why it's vital to include all stakeholders, including local , in problem solving and solution design.
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