• 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....
  • empowering people. Award

    Siemens Stiftung has launched a worldwide competition which seeks to identify simple yet intelligent technological solutions to sustainably improve the lives of people in developing countries.Award

Solutions Database

New technological 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.

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Mexico #GSBS14

Attached to the Global Social Business Summit 2014 in Mexico City, Siemens Stiftung hosts a number of events - among them a panel discussion on "Cultivating an Ecosystem for Social Entrepreneurs – The role of Investors, Researchers and Philanthropy"



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Network Update

November 17th, 2014

Read in our latest Update our news on exciting conferences, our "empowering people. Workshop" in Mexico City and new BoP solutions!

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IRENE panel at the GSBS

The International Research Project on Social Economic Empowerment (IRENE|SEE) has become Presenting Partner of the Research Conference of the GSBS in Mexico City, on Nov. 25 – 26, 2014 and will host panel there...

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Siemens Stiftung

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November 11, 2014 

Read the latest interview with Raphael Schönweitz, founder of the Medical Backpack....

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