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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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South Africa is enduring the world's largest HIV epidemic, with more than 5.7 million people infe
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Tim is working with disadvantaged township communities in coastal areas to stabilize the emotiona
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Ahmed is empowering local people from disadvantaged rural and township communities to help them i
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John has founded six no-fee schools, the LEAP Schools, in marginalized communities across several
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Andrew is addressing the shortage and low retention rate of health personnel in rural South Afric
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In reaction to great inequality and historical separation of different racial populations in Sout
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Susannah is providing leadership and life skills education to young people in schools through a s
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Marlon is using information technology to reach out to vulnerable youth and help them design prac
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Joy is creating a new link amongst youth, between successful graduates and their peers from disad
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The Bantu education system, imposed by the apartheid government, had disastrous consequences for
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A pioneer of the free higher education movement in South Africa, Taddy created a university model
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South Africa's struggle to overcome the political, racial, and emotional oppression of apart
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Language rights are guaranteed by the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa (1996) but are
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Allan Williams is teaching young people to understand government as well as promote leadership th
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Kim Feinberg has developed interactive educational initiatives to promote tolerance and cultural
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By allowing young inmates to shape their own rehabilitation program while in prison and by creati
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Kwesi Prah is launching a Pan-African literacy movement based on clustering dialects into twelve
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Beulah Thumbadoo is working to create a culture of reading, as part of a campaign to raise litera
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