Category: News

„63 six years old family tradition that has turned out into a social business. We have turned our attention towards the people and started to sell so to say, straight away from the garden. “  David Turčany, as the third generation of beekeepers in the family, has changed the concept and “the style” of selling the… Read More
The idea of NOŠA was created by Ivana Krištofíková and Julius Tupta. They were driven by the need to create light school backpacks made of purely natural materials so that it burdens neither the environment nor the child's back. The idea itself was obviously not enough. Ivana and Julius decided… Read More
Iriba Water, transforming communities through clean water supply! Moving to a new town can, of course, be an exciting or challenging experience but it can also be both at the same time. When Yvette Ishimwe moved from Kigali to Kayonza it felt exciting and challenging all at once.  The move came at a time… Read More
Ki-pepeo by Priscilla Ruzibuka, a children's clothing line that is transforming the lives of poor women. Kipepeo means butterfly in Swahili. The butterfly is that it does not start its life as a butterfly but as a caterpillar. The caterpillar undergoes a metamorphosis process which transforms it into a beautiful butterfly. Priscilla wants to be able… Read More
Buy Less and Care More! Fashion is a reflection of who we are and what we represent. It leaves the first impression and defines us thereafter. It makes us look and feel good. But nowadays it’s all about appearance. Showing off through our fashionable outfits, has become so normal that we don’t even know what the point… Read More
AvAv Happy Dog Center is a project that will provide education on dog rights and protection of the same, through temporary sheltering and nurturing of homeless dogs, in Skopje. The issue of stray dogs in Macedonia is an old issue and, for the most part, persisting. In Skopje, the capital of Macedonia, chaotic urban arrangement and overpopulation has led to… Read More
Two girls, who met in Belgium about four years ago. Paula, from Slovakia, and Maud, from Canada. They had three things in common: a love for CrossFit, a passion for psychology and an incapacity to understand their Spanish neighbours.  During their life in Belgium as students, they realized how difficult it is to find… Read More
It is not an app, but an innovative training concept for young people! Young people deal most intuitively with digital media, while this is the opposite for the elderly ones. With the help of the Digital couch, seniors receive targeted support for their participation in the digital world. With the… Read More
Food wasting is one of the biggest global issues of modern times. The reason? It is causing economic damages; it is morally wrong, and it is environmentally catastrophic. Environmentally speaking, if food waste were a country it would be the 3rd largest emitter of greenhouse gases. In other words, wasting… Read More
For idea stage development of social business ideas, Impact Hub Vienna started a one-year education program for students called Social Impact Award. Impact HUB Vienna is part of a worldwide network of shared working spaces bringing together people coming from different backgrounds but all striving towards social change. The Impact… Read More