It's true that leaders emerge during times of crisis such as these. However, the best leaders are those who eventually work themselves out of a job, argues one social entrepreneur.
Community and humour are key components of Fish 2.0, the global network that connects investors and sustainable seafood entrepreneurs. Founder Monica Jain tells us why.
With much of Africa living in informal settlements, one enterprising young woman decided to bring quality healthcare to the people who previously couldn’t afford it.
In developing countries, the best and brightest don’t always go on to university. By applying investment principles to people, one social enterprise is changing that.
With a number of projects on the go in her native Florida, there’s no stopping social entrepreneur Felecia Hatcher in her desire to make the tech industry more diverse, inclusive and accessible.
Co-founder and director of social enterprise Bidhaa Sasa, Rocío Pérez Ochoa tells us how the distribution company is following a Tupperware-style business model to reach women in rural Kenya.
Suzanne Biegel is leading the way in gender-smart investing. While opening and supporting channels for capital to flow to female-owned business, she is righting wrongs, and busting myths about investing in women.
Twenty years ago, opting to be vegetarian, never mind vegan, firmly put you into a camp of people who were forever destined to eat bland lentils and pasta. Today, of course, there has never been so much choice for people who are choosing to embrace vegetarian or plant-based diets. If you feel like eating a “burger”, made in a lab, not on a farm, that’s now a possibility.
Jenna Nicholas is co-founder and CEO of Impact Experience, an enterprise which brings together impact investors, philanthropists, innovators, and leaders of marginalised communities. Working to introduce community projects to the people who can help them grow, and provide investment, Impact Experience drives transformative projects.
Money, finance and business could, and should, be used to do good in the world. We sat down with Joel Solomon, a leading voice in the impact investment movement to talk capitalism, transparency and how to put your money towards doing good in the world.
Breaking the chain of passive investment: RSF Social Finance is at the forefront of impact investment, engaging the community while tackling complex social and environmental problems.