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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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Sustainable tourism programme as a regional development approach and tool.
Through the “Stand Up” movement, Ashila Mapalagama is pioneering a fresh approach to an old probl
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Ananda Galapatti is reforming the psychosocial field in Sri Lanka beyond the conventional organiz
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Niranjan is educating underserved communities by closing the rural and urban education gap.
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Jensila has established a multifaceted and systematic approach to unite and empower internally di
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Professor K.D.N Weerasinghe (Weera) has invented several technological applications to rejuvenate
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Menaha, daughter of a plantation worker, has set an extraordinary precedent in the plantation com
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Jayasuriya Weliamuna (Weli) has introduced a multifaceted and non-hostile approach to reduce corr
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Sanjana Hattotuwa created the first community web-based media in Sri Lanka to record egregious fa
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In rural areas plagued by unemployment, isolation, and fractured schools, Nandasiri Wanninayaka (
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By defying the culture of silence and impunity surrounding high incidents of torture and rape, Fa
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Nalinika Obeyesekere is reforming Sri Lanka's failing animal care system by improving veteri
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Chitral Perera is leading a nationwide campaign to combat torture by empowering victims to pursue
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Sixty percent of rural homes in Sri Lanka have no electricity and no chance of being connected to
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In the late 1980s, as many as 60,000 Sri Lankan citizens "disappeared" in a wave of abd
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Ajantha Perera is working to make recycling the management strategy for solid waste in Sri Lanka.
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Most Asian nations struggle along the road to democracy.
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Working in the impoverished regions of Sri Lanka's arid interior, Karunawathie Menike suppor
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