Tag: Responsible consumption & production

Plastic bottles to the rescue

  A good start for the homeless community Helping the homeless is not the easiest thing to do. Yes, you can feed them with comfort food or provide them with goodies which will last them for a week or two but if the homeless can learn how to earn a…

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3 Things Governments, Companies, NGO’s, and Volunteers Can Do To Solve Society’s Challenges

Now, I don’t know about you, but I for one am getting pretty fed up with this nonsensical idea that we can rely on organizations such as the UN, large international NGO’s, and governments to solve some of the most pressing issues society has ever faced. Have a look at…

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12 Predictions for 2016 From the Brightest Minds in Social Entrepreneurship

“You want to make 50 million dollars selling violent video games to kids, go for it. We’ll put you on the cover of Wired magazine. But you want to make half a million dollars trying to cure kids of malaria, and you’re considered a parasite yourself.” This quote by Dan…

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Everything That’s Wrong With The Charitable Industry In One Sentence

There is one crucial thing I learned from running both a for-profit business and a social enterprise, and I think every so-called “social entrepreneur” should take a minute of introspection to contemplate on this. Because in my humble opinion – and I’m sorry (not sorry) if this offends you in…

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These Are The Most Charitable Countries In The World

You’ll never guess who comes out on top of the World Giving Index – a list that ranks over 130 countries to how charitable they are… Myanmar Is The Most Charitable Country In The World Myanmar has improved on its joint second place reported in 2013, with an increase from…

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Sarah & Phil’s ‘Serious Action’ Campaign Impacts 1000’s of Malaysians

Sarah Kay and Phil Kaye, performed in Malaysia at Incitement for the 1st time in their careers. Not only did they blow away the 500+ audience with an incredible performance that literally brought a handful of attendees to tears, they also inspired around 50 Malaysians to create social impact for…

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The World’s Toughest Job

There is one person in everyone’s life that is more important than any other. Yet, we often fail to show them our gratitude, recognition for their hard work or even a smile every now and then. This person works harder than any other. And she is the most important, because…

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On Entrepreneurship & Identity (Real, Raw & Provocative)

Who are you? What values do you stand for? What do those values mean to you? And more importantly, are you willing to truly hold your ground and defy the forces that will inevitably attempt to push you back on your journey as an entrepreneur and creative misfit? These questions…

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