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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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DUMA is an SMS-based job matching service that connects short-term laborers and potential custome
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There are hundreds of millions of children unable to get a quality education.
In order ensure better living conditions to future generations, Sena offers environmental and sus
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In a remarkable effort to address the challenges the youth face in Agriculture, Joseph Macharia,
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Paige is equipping unemployed young people in Africa to develop as professionals and leaders and
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Jamila is helping farmers trapped in subsistence agriculture move into commercial farming by leve
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Through Shop Soko, a mobile platform for artisanal goods, Ella empowers local artisans to transit
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Vickie is reducing the rate of recidivism in Kenya by transforming Kenya’s prisons with a focus o
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About 71% of Kenya’s urban population lives in overcrowded slums on the peripheries of major citi
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Disabled youth face significant barriers to formal employment; and in addition lack entrepreneuri
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Seventy percent of Kenya’s population of thirty nine million relies on agriculture and livestock
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Christie is increasing the productivity of poor livestock farmers through a national network of a
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Tiyeda has laid the foundation for the revival of a creative and forward thinking agropastoral ap
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James is providing an integrated solution to improving the quality of life in rural East Africa b
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Wamuyu is catalyzing entrepreneurship among Kenya’s rural and urban youth.
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Through a technology-assisted model that is built around aggregating production, co-ownership of
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Girls in East Africa who can't afford sanitary products are forced to miss school and many e
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Farouk Jiwa, frustrated with the inefficiency of traditional development models, combines busines
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Florence Wambugu's work was inspired by a lifelong search for biotechnologies that provide s
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Ingrid Munro founded Jamii Bora in 1999.
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