News & Events - Social Entrepreneurship

  • July 2, 2019

    Seif Awards 2019 #tech4impact – The Final

    On Friday, 28 June 2019, the final of this year's seif Award 2019 on #tech4impact took place in Zurich. From over 300 applications, 10 start-ups made it into the final round and were able to pitch in front of an audience of about 200 people. The winning teams are Provement, Bloom and FenX as well as MeduSoil, who won the audience award sponsored by STARTUP CAMPUS worth 2'000 CHF! We congratulate the lucky winners and wish them all the best ...

  • February 15, 2018

    Fighting Plastic Waste

    Not tired at all: Retired manager Dana Mosora helps to build a circular economy in Ghana. In the last 60 years, people have produced around 8.3 billion tons of plastic. Some of it - packaging material, for example - became garbage after the first use. In Europe, at least one third it is recycled. In the third world, however, it often reaches the environment and ultimately pollutes the oceans. Hardly anyone knows these processes better than Dana Mosora, who until ...