JULY 2019 | ISSUE 5
Profit for Good
This special issue of THink features stories behind social enterprises who triumphed at the DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia over the years. Get inspired by their ideas, success stories (and struggles) that continue to impact their communities, and society at large. This issue was created in collaboration with DBS Foundation and NUS Enterprise.
In this issue:
- Finding My Footing in this World
Society Staples creates a more inclusive future and maximises opportunities for Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) through two platforms — experiences and engagement.
- Transforming Lives, One Scarf at a Time
The lives of master weavers in rural Bhutan are forever changed through ANA by Karma.
- Spotlight: Interview with Prof Wong Poh Kam
Professor Wong Poh Kam, from the School of Business at the National University of Singapore (NUS), and Director for NUS Entrepreneurship Centre, spoke to THink about the teaching of entrepreneurship, the rise of social entrepreneurship and developing the sector’s ecosystem.
- Sowing the Seeds of Change
Siam Organic takes on poverty among Thai farmers.