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    Vote Now for Your Favourite epAward 2019 Solution

    The 11 finalists have made it far already, but they need your help – vote for your favourite solution on our Community Voting Page now!Find out more...
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    epAward 2019: Meet the finalists!
    ... and cast your vote in the Community Voting. After a long evaluation process, we are today able to finally announce a shortlist of 11 candidates of which 3 will be chosen as the top winners at the Award Ceremony in Cairo on July 11, 2019.Cast your vote
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    epAward 2019 Shortlisted Solutions are Highly Impactful and Scalable
    Impact investment experts Intellecap assessed the business sustainability of shortlisted entries to narrow down to the best!Read more...
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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...

Shortlist 2019

Have a look at the epAward 2019 finalists!

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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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Shortlisted Solutions are Highly Impactful and Scalable

Impact investment experts Intellecap assessed the business sustainability of shortlisted entries to narrow down to the best!

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May 2019

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Handpicking the 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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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