The Swiss Re Foundation 2019 Entrepreneurs for Resilience Award – Tech4Health in underserved communities is open for applications. The Swiss Re Foundation Entrepreneurs for Resilience Award recognises entrepreneurial initiatives that take innovative approaches to building resilient societies and realising the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. While resilience is the core theme of this annual programme, […]

Check the following TEDx talk of Jessica, where she talks about why many social innovations exist, but do not spread as fast as they could or should. She argues that perhaps the root cause for this does not lie in the lack of money or interest, but in human psychology and how we relate to […]

The Swiss Re Foundation 2018 Entrepreneurs for Resilience Award – Putting renewables to work in low income communities is open for applications. The 2018 award focuses on market-based approaches that tackle barriers to successful adoption of renewable energies in low-income communities. The following technologies are in scope: improved cook stoves, solar lanterns, solar home systems, decentralised […]

After many years of working as the Swiss representative of Hystra, and contributing as such significantly to its growth, expansion and impact, LeFil Consulting has reached a critical mass of knowledge and client base and is spinning off officially as a stand-alone mission-driven consultancy. While we are excited to be able to build on the […]