The Week That Was: From the Sublime to the Ridiculous: Skoll World Forum

Via Scoop.itYellow Boat Social Entrepreneurism

From Antonio Meloto and Jose Luis Oquinena of Gawad Kalinga, who are transforming the slums of the Philippines, to Tim Hansatad of Landesa, an organisation which facilitates all-important land rights for millions of farmers across the world, it would do them a disservice to merely label their efforts inspiring.

These are individuals working selflessly within (until now) unsung organisations, which facilitate change, look for new ways of helping rebuild the world, and never ask for personal riches or reward.



About rictandag @rictandag @LVHelpGro Returned U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer, Tandag, Surigao del Sur, Republic of the Philippines 1979-1980; Financial Management training Program [FMP], G.E., Appliance Park, Louisville, Kentucky 1981-1982 Champion [two days] Jeopardy 1986 Attorney, Los Angeles, CA 1989-1995 Disabiility Rights Attorney,, Las Vegas 1998-1999 Immigration Asylum Attorney, throughout the State of Kansas 1999-2001 Supply Logistics Specialist, UPS Las Vegas, 2006- present [business] advocate for: [Gawad Kalinga, tagalog for "to give care"]
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