Wanted: Simple technological solutions to improve basic supply and combat poverty!
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epOnsite in Bogotá 2015
Following a pilot in Uganda in September 2014, our next "empowering people. Onsite" training took place in Bogotá, Colombia.epOnsite in Bogotá 2015
Taking the Pulse
Recent large-scale survey releases key recommendations that can increase social enterprises’ contribution to poverty alleviation.Read the study online
The Siemens Stiftung operates in the fields of basic services, education, and culture. Read about the whole range of projects launched last year...Annual Report 2014
Looking for smart technical solutions?
The "empowering people. Network" supports a wide rage of organizations who try to solve basic needs problems through the use of smart technologies. Find more Solutions here
"ep. Network" in Mexico 2014
Alongside the Grameen Global Social Business Summit, the Siemens Stiftung hosted a number of events in Mexico City. Experience some of the moments!Read more
The "empowering people. Network"
Welcome to the network! Learn more about the constantly growing possibilities within the network and discover the amazing innovations in the Solutions section!
The key to tech breakthroughs? Love
Read more about the importance of considering motherly love in development work. Jane Chen shares her experiences..... Articles & Interviews
It is the dedication of many that makes a project successful!
Fortunately, Martin Aufmuth, the inventor of OneDollarGlasses, has no shortage of energetic supporters...Newsroom
Spotlight on Solutions
In our series of 12 Spotlight on Solutions presentations, Alan Fleming introduces his technical innovation - the FishFarm. Watch the video below or visit our Newsroom for more information on outstanding inventions.Newsroom
Help for amputees: ReMotion Knee
Read how the Remotion Knee from D-Rev (@d_rev_org) helps amputees to pursue their dreams. An interview with Samuel Hamner....
New technical solutions and innovations which offer simple and intelligent approaches to basic need problems in developing countries, are available now in our Solutions Database. And more are yet to come! Stay tuned.
Our first large-scale survey, conducted in cooperation with Zeppelin University, provides exploratory data about the organization and financing of social enterprises from 286 social enterprises and 148 social investors.