In India, a homegrown start-up is eating the social networking giant’s lunch. SMS GupShup (meaning “chit chat” in Hindi) has more than 35 million users to Facebook’s 12 million.
Setting up in rural communities around Kenya, the touring movie house shows entertaining action movies, alongside education pieces about the benefits of using solar compared to kerosene for lighting.
The DOSTI balls combine traditional Afghan craftsmanship with 21st-century standards, allowing unemployed widows to not only handcraft the balls but also run the entire operation, from quality control to inventory to export.
cared Leaders, an ad campaign for the International Society For Human Rights aims to show how technology has scared some of the world’s biggest human rights abusers, or at least so they portray.
the (bop) project’s mission is simple: discover, document and share stories of remarkable social entrepreneurs, enterprises and innovations that are redefining poverty alleviation.