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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In Germany and throughout Europe, insolvency dooms one’s condition financially and also socially.
Klaas Glenewinkel is kick-starting markets for private media advertising in post-conflict regions
Over 75% of deaf and hearing impaired citizens in Germany do not know sign language and rely on p
Although school attendance in Germany is compulsory, 10% of all high school students are absent a
Mama Manneh is creating replicable, grassroots-based solutions to the most severe food security p
Hildegard Schooß recreates community-based forms of care, volunteering and entrepreneurship in un
Falk Zientz is building a self-sustaining microfinance distribution system that links traditional
Gülcan Nitsch develops new approaches to recruit Germany’s largest minority group, Turkish immigr
Heidrun Meyer’s PAPILIO program teaches kindergarten children how to recognize and express emotio
Frank pioneers a diagnostically superior, personal, low-cost breast examination method (which dra
Raul is promoting the inclusion and awareness of wheelchair users in urban life through the first
Growing up as an athlete and experiencing the power of boxing, Heather Cameron is harnessing the
Karin Ressel empowers students to realize their potential in vocational careers by reinventing th
Katja Urbatsch empowers young people from families who did not attend university to pursue higher
Noting that existing youth unemployment programs on average result in a job placement rate of low
Combating a society-wide fear of confronting mental illness, Dr.
Joachim Koerkel's KISS program offers users of multiple illegal drugs the emotional support
Marion Steffens is introducing a new kind of support infrastructure for victims of domestic abuse
Michael Stenger is providing young refugees a chance for education and integration into German so