WateROAM Makes It Easier To Get Clean Drinking Water

“Building a world where no man shall face prolonged thirst.” That is social enterprise WateROAM’s mission. Founded in 2014, WateROAM develops highly portable water filtration systems for communities in rural regions and disaster-hit sites.

Changing The World With How They Do Business

When he was 16, Ankit Agarwal encountered “manual scavengers” for the first time. These workers were mostly from lower caste families, who collect and dispose of human excrement from dry latrines in India.

Two Socially Innovative Ideas To Watch For In Asia (2017)

DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge 2017 - Evoware from Indonesia

Evoware: Reducing plastic waste with sustainable seaweed packaging 

Calling All High-Impact Social Enterprises!

If you are an innovative social enterprise that is creating social impact in Asia, apply for the DBS Foundation Social Enterprise Grant Programme 2017 this August, and join the network that is safeguarding Asia’s future.

32 Socially Innovative Ideas To Watch For In Asia 2017

From affordable 3D printed prosthetics to a smartphone-based blood reader, check out 32 socially innovative ideas from DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2017.

60 Social Enterprises To Watch For In Asia 2017

From baby clothing that saves newborns to a food delivery platform that improves the lives of refugees, check out  the top 60 social enterprises from DBS-NUS Social Venture Challenge Asia 2017.

5 Incredible Eco-Friendly Innovations To Save The Earth

Climate change is real and it’s accelerating. Five social enterprises are responding to planet earth’s SOS with revolutionary eco-friendly solutions to tackle waste and help save the earth.

From homes made of mushrooms to ink made of air pollution, here are some of Asia For Good’s favourite innovations from across the region that are shaping a greener, more sustainable future for our planet.

5 Socially Innovative Gifts That Give Back

Struggling to find some unique gadgets or tech gifts for your geeky friends? Check out these cool products like a saltwater powered lamp that charges your phone! Better still, for each product you buy, one will be given to communities in need. 

1. A colour-changing solar lantern to brighten someone’s day

改变亚洲现今局面的 12 项社会创新


为促进社会影响,DBS 基金会提出每年为创造积极的社会影响的高潜力社会企业颁发社会企业补助。

我们很高兴为大家介绍 2016 年的获选企业。12 家鼓舞人心的变革先锋应运而生,着力打造更佳亚洲。

改變亞洲面貌的 12 項社會創新

[This article is also avaliable in: Traditional Chinese (TW) | Traditional Chinese (HK) | Simplified Chinese (CN)] 

為加速對社會的影響,DBS 基金會每年頒發社會企業獎助金給製造正面社會影響的高潛力社會創投企業。

我們很榮幸介紹 2016 年的獎助金獲獎者。以下是 12 家為亞洲帶來正面變革的企業。


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