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Explore this collection of the world’s most promising social innovations, submitted from every corner of the globe. These solutions give you insights into where the world is heading in the future.

 

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Shoaib is breaking the cycle of poverty in the rural communities of Pakistan.
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Tasneem is granting access to cost-effective and efficient plots of land in Pakistan by introduci
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Arif Khan is empowering women artisans and craft makers in tribal Pakistan by leveraging their ha
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Recognizing the link between domestic violence and economic insecurity, Shaista Bukhari is helpin
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Shahid Zia is popularizing organic farming among small farmers, in both barrage areas and arid zo
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As microfinance has become more readily available, many women in rural and suburban areas of Paki
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Shad Begum is planting the seeds for a grassroots women's movement in the isolated tribal ar
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Muhammad Sirajuddin works primarily in poor neighborhoods teaching young community volunteers and
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In rural Pakistan, most small farmers still farm the traditional peasant way—without modern farmi
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Sabiha combats discrimination against women by nurturing their business ventures, empowering wome
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By focusing on what he sees as a critical group-young leaders in Pakistan's emerging, rural
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Abdul Wadood is reaching the poorest third of Pakistan's population with nonfinancial servic
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Nazir Ujjan is showing small and landless farmers how they can use seed banks, coupled with acces
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Roshaneh Zafar is pioneering the development of a women-centered and women-managed initiative tha
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The i2i Accelerator is an innovative program where young entrepreneurs in Pakistan get resources
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Despite the global proliferation of off-grid solar products, the rural poor of Pakistan don’t use
Women are capacitated to become market players.
Net Enrollment Rate (NER) in educational institutions in urban areas of Pakistan is surprisingly
Creating a positive counter narrative and introducing victimized women to values and hopes for th