Women Day Special

Afriapads | Jayashree Industries | Ennovent
Women Day Special: Disruptive innovations bring on ‘The Female Sanitary Revolution’
Posted by Santhosh Ramdoss on 8 March, 2013 in ALL POSTS, Change-Agent, Primary0 Comments
Every 28 days across the globe, half the world’s population menstruates. Yet despite this is one of life’s most natural occurrences, for millions of girls and women across Asia, Africa, Central and South America the high cost of sanitary napkins ensures menstruation is a significant challenge. The inability to afford sanitary napkins during menstruation means […]

Twitter | Tweet Chat | Socentsummit
Celebrating Women as Champions of Change #WomenChangeMakers
Posted by admin on 4 March, 2013 in ALL POSTS, Opportunities0 Comments
Womanity Foundation is holding a Twitter-based virtual summit on International Women’s Day, 8 March 2013, launching #WomenChangeMakers discussion forum. Shital Shah from ThinkChange India will be participating as a panelist. The Womanity Foundation will mark International Women’s Day on 8 March 2013 by hosting a global Twitter-based virtual summit titled “Celebrating #WomenChangeMakers” on #SocEntSummit, featuring […]

Impact Law Ventures | VentureStudio | Awaaz.de
UNCONVENTION|L comes to Ahmedabad: Inspiring Event Seeks to Build Networks and Knowledge
Posted by admin on 26 February, 2013 in ALL POSTS, OpportunitiesComments Off
On 14 March 2013, Unconvention|L Ahmedabad will take place at the Indian Institute of Management-Center for Innovation Incubation and Entrepreneurship (IIM-CIIE) during a half day event. Unconvention|L Ahmedabad will provide a platform for upcoming innovators and entrepreneurs who wish to be inspired, enhance their knowledge, build quality networks, and learn all about the landscape of […]

Unconvention|L | Paul Basil | Bhubaneswar
UNCONVENTION|L comes to Bhubaneswar: Inspiring Event Seeks to Build Networks and Knowledge
Posted by admin on 26 February, 2013 in ALL POSTS, OpportunitiesComments Off
On 12 March 2013, Unconvention|L Bhubaneswar will take place at the KIIT TBI during a half day event. Unconvention|L Bhubaneswar will provide a platform for upcoming innovators and entrepreneurs who wish to be inspired, enhance their knowledge, build quality networks, and learn all about the landscape of funding opportunities for enterprises serving rural India. Speaking […]

Ennovent | GIZ | mentoring
Guest Post: Mentors and entrepreneurs connect to move the Indian startup ecosystem forward
Posted by Santhosh Ramdoss on 25 February, 2013 in ALL POSTS, Opportunities, PrimaryComments Off
Bringing innovations to market, especially those tailored for low-income communities, requires the creation of a vibrant ecosystem that brings together entrepreneurs and leading business mentors, among others. This ecosystem is required because while many early-stage enterprise catalysts have exceptional ideas or concepts, they often have limited technical expertise, business experience or networks to effectively bring […]

Village Capital | Ahmedabad | technology for impact accelerator
Village Capital-CIIE: Technology for Impact Accelerator
Posted by Shital Shah on 10 February, 2013 in ALL POSTS, OpportunitiesComments Off
CIIE and Village Capital announce the opening of applications for their latest program, the 2013 Village Capital -CIIE: Technology for Impact Accelerator. They are now accepting applications and invite you to help spread the word and connect with India’s next generation of technology-focused entrepreneurs and ventures creating social impact. They will be providing resources, mentors […]

BRAC | jugaad | Rockefeller Foundation
BRAC Frugal Innovation Forum: Bringing together South Asian innovators
Posted by Santhosh Ramdoss on 10 February, 2013 in ALL POSTS, Conferences, Fellowships, OpportunitiesComments Off
BRAC, the pioneering Bangladesh-based NGO is hosting South Asian innovators, large and small, public and private, for a weekend of sharing, learning, problem-solving, and connecting. Titled Frugal Innovation Forum, the event will be small and invitation-only gathering of social innovators from the region and will be held in Dhaka on March 30-31st, 2012. The summit will focus […]

investment | startups | transaction execution
Social venture capital fund seeks Senior Analyst in New Delhi
Posted by Shital Shah on 29 January, 2013 in ALL POSTS, JobsComments Off
SOCIAL VENTURE CAPITAL FUND We are a social venture capital fund that finances startups with the potential to improve the lives of low-income families in emerging and frontier markets. Our geographic focus is on Developing Asia, where nearly 2 billion people have limited or no access to clean water, quality food, secure shelters, affordable healthcare, […]

Sankalp Forum | Unconvention Summit | Intellecap
Intellecap announces Sankalp’s 5th Edition; India’s Most Reputed Social Enterprise Awards
Posted by Shital Shah on 18 January, 2013 in ALL POSTS, CompetitionsComments Off
Nominations to Sankalp Social Enterprise Awards are now open. On offer for winners are opportunities to access impact investments, and advisory & mentoring services. The prestigious Sankalp Social Enterprise Awards are inviting nominations from high impact, early-stage social enterprises working in the following focus sectors: Agriculture, Food and Rural Business Clean Energy and Clean Technology […]