SINGAPORE, October 31, 2016: Singapore Committee for UN Women and Mastercard announced today the finalists of this year’s Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World campaign. The competition, now in its sixth year, attracted over 270 submissions from the region working on women’s and girls’ safety and security. “The theme of safety and security …
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Click to tweet: Calling all #Changemakers, #MasterCard & @unwomensg r back w @Proj_Inspire! Find out how u can enter the competition http://news.mstr.cd/1PJxVDc Singapore, 4 April, 2016: For the sixth year running, Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard announce the launch of Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World. With over 2,100 ideas submitted from 109 …
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Tweet: NEWS: @Proj_Inspire announces 20 young social #entrepreneurs as semi-finalists http://news.mstr.cd/1XE4ied SINGAPORE, Tuesday, September 8, 2015: Singapore Committee for UN Women and MasterCard are proud to announce 20 young social entrepreneurs as official Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World 2015 semi-finalists. Celebrating its fifth year, the competition attracted over 430 entries from 65 …
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Teresa Grefal lights up the room with her warm smile as she talks about her family life. A proud owner of a convenience store, called a “sari-sari” store in the Philippines, she is just one of the thousands of women who have benefited from a social enterprise called Hapinoy. In 2011, Hapinoy won a USD25,000 …
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Singapore, 8th May 2015 – “Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World” announced two exciting additions to the award-winning, global, youth social entrepreneurship challenge. Project Inspire: 5 Minutes to Change the World is now open to applicants in four new languages. Teams are now able to apply in Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Vietnamese, and …
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