Social entrepreneurs “use the disciplines of the corporate world to tackle daunting social problems”. Social entrepreneurship boomed in the digital age in an unprecedented way.
Stefan Zappa and the Stiftung Blind-Liecht. Jack Sim and the World Toilet Organization. Sanjit Roy and the Barefoot College. Marcela Benitez and RESPONDE. The list of those being recognised by the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship is here. (There may be one or two imposters, I suppose.) Some are at the World Economic Forum on Europe and Central Asia in Istanbul today.