Social Innovation

World-changers: meet the Social Entrepreneurs of the Year 2018

Zaihrou Mokata, 12, is one of the refugees helped by RefugePoint, whose founder and CSO are among this year's honourees Image: RefugePoint

Hilde Schwab

Chairperson and Co-Founder, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship, World Economic Forum Geneva

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Left to right, top row to bottom row: Amy Slaughter, David Yeung, Fatuma Abdulkadir Adan; Bas van Abel, Tulin Akin, Zack Rosenburg; Bruktawit Tigabu, Mike Quinn, Muhammad Amjad Saqib; Sasha Chanoff, Valdeci Ferreira and Urvashi Sahni
HODI has reached more than 14,700 disenfranchised households across the Horn of Africa Image: HODI
Fairphone's products are sustainable, ethically produced, and easily repaired Image: Fairphone
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SBP is rebuilding disaster-struck communities in the US quickly and efficiently Image: SBP

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