Social enterprise

Kaarvan Crafts

for profit

Aysha Saifuddin is creating production houses for Pakistani women and providing foothold access to national and international markets by creating a shareholder company: Kaarvan.

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Mumm (Egypt) and Fishers & Changemakers Inc (Philippines) Awarded Joint First Prize at CSV Forum

 

Mumm' from Egypt and 'Fishers and Changemakers' from the Philippines are the joint winners of Nestlé’s 2018 Creating Shared Value Prize. The two social entrepreneurs have won CHF 150'000 each for their outstanding work in nutrition and rural development.

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Waste Collection: A New Frontier For The Fashion Industry?

By Alden Wicker

Many consumers are unaware that a large chunk of their wardrobe is essentially plastic. More than 60% of the global fiber market is polyester, a carbon-intensive petroleum product which has been refined to the point of doing almost anything we ask of it. It can look like silk, cotton, or soft faux fur, or can be combined with natural materials to improve their performance and lower cost.

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Philonoist

Philonoist platform, an e-learning platform allows students to learn and access needed I.T, soft skill and vocational trainings through an interactive bidding process which allows tutors earn by sharing their skills with someone interested in them

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