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Oct 18, 2018
Idea behind UN Young Changemakers Conclave is to trigger an idea, support social entrepreneurs, says president Samyak ChakrabartyUN Young Changemakers Conclave aims to become a platform for students, aspiring social entrepreneurs and inventors to learn from leaders across fields of business, politics, the arts, technology.
Aug 02, 2018
A Singaporean sets up solar-powered tribal school in India, among other projects, to inculcate the spirit of entrepreneurship in the youngSingaporean social entrepreneur Alvin Yong dreams big. Why? Because he says, “It takes the same amount of energy to dream small. So why not dream bigger.” He believes in the power of young people to transform their communities for the better. And that is why he continues to support education-led programmes.
Dec 12, 2016
Hunt begins in campuses for India participation in Hult Prize 2017 awardThe prize money is one million US dollars, which incidentally is the biggest ever prize money for any student award.
Jan 05, 2016
Oyo Rooms founder Ritesh Agarwal among 45 Indians in Forbes' achievers under 30Others that made it to the list include Gagan Biyani and Neeraj Berry, co-founders of mobile app Sprig, Canadian writer-comedian Lily Singh, Vishal Lugani, a senior associate at Greycroft Partners
Dec 12, 2012
Firstpost gives readers a wild card to Spark the RiseSubmit a "Spark" - a Project or Idea that aims to drive positive change - and work with the Spark the Rise community to make it a reality!
Dec 05, 2012
Why the-sanitary-pad man is a different entrepreneurArunachalam's obsession with women's hygiene drove him out of village and made his family abandon him but that's the thing about an obsession- you never back down.
Aug 15, 2012
TISS, DBS Bank tie-up to support social entrepreneurshipSingapore-based DBS Bank and Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS) joined hands to launch a programme which will support social entrepreneurship.
Apr 12, 2012
The return of Vikram Akula, this time as sugarcane messiahFormer microfinance posterboy says he made many, many, many mistakes; talks about 3Cs to make social entrepreneurship models more sound.
Nov 13, 2011
Neelam Chhiber is WEF's India Social Entrepreneur of the yearNeelam Chhiber is the founder of Indus Tree, that connects rural artisan producers to urban consumer markets. Its partly producer-owned retail brand, Mother Earth, focuses on home furnishings, fashion and food.