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    Mother Tongue Stories Now a Click Away

    A virtual library powered by an all women's team is revolutionizing online learning by creating and distributing local language books.Read more...
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    Handpicking Best Entries for epAward 2019
    An insight into how our evaluation partner assessed each submitted project on their technical functionality to distill down to the top solutions.Read more...
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    WeTu Launches Safe and Affordable Water
    A sustainable social enterprise resolving the acute need for safe and clean drinking water in rural Kenya.Read more...
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    Local Social Enterprises Bridge Gaps in Africa
    A social entrepreneur finds his true calling within his community by digitally connecting them with the world.Read more...
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    WeTu Steps Up Entrepreneurial Approaches
    Rolf Huber, Managing Director of Siemens Stiftung shares the vision for new social enterprise in East Africa, that provides access to clean drinking water, solar energy and e-mobility.Read the interview...
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    A Cinderella Story of an Outdoor Portable
    Collaboration and co-creation often transcend geographical and cultural boundaries; helping social entrepreneurs re-establish their businesses.Read more...
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    Birth of Baby SolarTurtle for Secure and Sustainable Energy
    A portable energy provider that powers mobile phones to bigger electrical equipment along with empowering locals specially women as entrepreneurs. Read more...
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    Collaborating in a Sea of Unknowns
    Our network member James van der Walt sheds light on how social entrepreneurs can survive and scale in highly competitive and uncertain times.Read more...
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    empowering people. Award 2019 Attracts Global Attention
    We are excited to share that empowering people. Award 2019, has witnessed enthusiastic participation from across the globe drawing around 800 applications.Read more...
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    Your social enterprise story!
    What exactly is a story? We all tell stories every day. But if we want to work with stories in business, we have to be clear about the basic elements of good story. Learn how to tell your own story!Do your own exercises!

empowering people. Award 2019

At regular intervals, we call for social entrepreneurs all over the world to apply with their solutions for empowering people. Award. Stay tuned for the shortlist of winners that will be published soon!

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Solutions Database

We aim to identify and foster innovative technology that tries to solve basic supply problems around the globe. See some of the most promising solutions in our database.

Browse the solutions here

Handpicking Best Entries for epAward 2019

Our technical evaluation partner AT-Association examined each and every submitted project to choose the top solutions competing to win this year's award.

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Storytelling Online Tool

Learn how stories of your enterprise can become an asset for your company and change your business life. Develop your own social enterprise storyline in our Storytelling Online Tool.

 

 

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epExpert Service

Siemens Stiftung is looking for professionals who are interested in voluntarily supporting some of our empowering people. Network member organisations in the field, while Siemens Stiftung is covering the travel & living expenses.

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Network Update

May 2019

This month's empowering people. Update features interesting blogposts, latest news about the activities in the network as well as events, dates and much more.

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WeTu Launches Safe and Affordable Water

The social enterprise from Siemens Stiftung is resolving the acute need for safe and clean drinking water in rural Kenya.

Read more on our blog

Local Social Enterprises Bridge Gaps in Africa

A social entrepreneur finds his true calling within his community by digitally connecting them with the world.

Read more on our blog

Mother Tongue Stories Now a Click Away

A virtual library powered by an all women's team is revolutionizing online learning by creating and distributing local language books.

Read more on our blog