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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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The MFA grows and catalyzes a portfolio of franchise opportunities to empower low-income people i
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Ahmed is empowering local people from disadvantaged rural and township communities to help them i
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Sarah is changing the agricultural sector in the Arab Maghreb sub-region by introducing a new hol
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Beka is working with elderly women from rural areas to physically, financially and emotionally em
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In a situation where the prevailing attitudes of young people are to wait for family connections,
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During a time of crude home repossessions after loan default and resulting widespread payment boy
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As government recognizes it cannot possibly fulfill its pledge of affordable housing without goin
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Nora Tager has designed and successfully implemented a multi-faceted and comprehensive strategy f
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Through an organization called Vuvuzela; Craig Slevin and Adam Fraser are bridging the digital di
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Brian Richardson is enabling South Africa's poorest to become full economic citizens through
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Through an organization called Vuvuzela, Craig Slevin and Adam Fraser are bridging the digital di
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Vivienne Schultz is creating innovative programs to address the psychosocial and developmental ne
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Tamzin Ractliffe is working to facilitate a vibrant citizen sector and dynamic social capital, wh
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In 2006, Lillian Masebenza launched Mhani Gingi Social Entrepreneurial Networks, which adapts tra
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Tim Jenkin has developed a new way to facilitate the exchange of goods and services at the townsh
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Deeply influenced by his own experiences of the challenges of life in urban city centers, Stephan
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With the conviction that Africa's greatest assets are its people, its cultural heritage, and
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Douglas Racionzer is bringing economic opportunity and social development to marginalized townshi
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