Social Entrepreneurship, SocietyForward

Social Entrepreneur of Year 2007

The Nand & Jeet Khemka Foundation and The Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship in collaboration with United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and Confederation of India Industry (CII) give away the “Social Entrepreneur of the Year” award every year. This award is decided by nominations received from across the country. This award carries the title of “Khemka Fellow” and Rs.8,00,000 (Eight…

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Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurship, SocietyForward

WEF Tech Pioneers 2007

Recently, i was going through the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers 2007 list which has been published. This list is published every year recognizing the most innovative enterprises around the world. The list is very interesting and gives us an overview of the organization selected and the reason as to why the organization is listed. I am very happy, impressed…

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Personal, Social Entrepreneurship

Social Entrepreneurship…

1. What is Social Entrepreneurship? Entrepreneurship for a cause, contributing to uplifting standard of living. It is your regular business model with Profits and Losses – You can be rich and well established too!!! Aim is to create a product/service which is ‘purely’ for social benefit. 2. What are the various areas? (In broad terms, to begin with) HealthCare Education…

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Personal, Social Entrepreneurship

Global Poverty

More than one billion people around the world live on less than one dollar a day. Poverty, however, means more than low income. Poverty results in child mortality, hungry people, and can lead to the oppression of women: The poorest countries have infant mortality rates above 20%. Two million children die each year of dehydration from diarrhea. Another two million…

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aWorldConnected.org

I have been following few emails around this organization and today, I have decided to visit this site. aWorldConnected.org is an organization dedicated for Globalization, Prosperity and Human freedom. I am quite sure, you would enjoy this site if you can visit it once.