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Stories about people building a better world.

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Stories about people building a better world.

    Centre for Social Innovation - Part 3

    Centre for Social Innovation - Part 3

    The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) in Toronto Canada, is a shared workspace for social entrepreneurs.
    The final episode of the CSI trilogy features two members from the Climate Ventures community:
    (01:42) Peggy Sue, Founder of the Peggy Sue Collection
    (12:35) Steven Bourne, Co-Founder of Ripple Farms

    • 26 min
    Centre for Social Innovation - Part 2

    Centre for Social Innovation - Part 2

    The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) in Toronto Canada, is a shared workspace for social entrepreneurs.
    This episode features Barnabe Geis, the Director of Programs who designs and runs programs that grow startups and organisations with a social and/or environmental purpose.
    He also leads Climate Ventures which is an incubator, coworking space, and a range of programs that support entrepreneurs, innovators, and leaders working on climate solutions. 
    Listen to Barnabe's views on climate change and much more.

    • 24 min
    Centre For Social Innovation - Part 1

    Centre For Social Innovation - Part 1

    The Centre for Social Innovation (CSI) in Toronto Canada, is a shared workspace for social entrepreneurs.
    The first episode features the following guests:
    (02:19) Stefan Hostetter, the Community Manager at CSI.
    (15:54) Renata Vaccaro, the Managing Director and Vice President of Technology at engineering.com. (Since the interview, Renata has become Chief Technology Officer at engineering.com)
    (22:35) Antony Upward from Lean4Flourishing

    • 33 min
    Avril Chester, Cancer Central

    Avril Chester, Cancer Central

    Avril Chester is the Founder of Cancer Central and wants to build a better world by providing a central source of information for people who need help and support living with cancer.

    Listen to Avril's story and why she was inspired to start Cancer Central, how she got it started and her vision for the future.

    • 32 min
    Dr Elin Davies, Aparito

    Dr Elin Davies, Aparito

    Dr Elin Haf Davies is the Founder and CEO of Aparito. She wants to build a better world by monitoring patients when they’re outside of the hospital using wearables and disease-specific mobile apps.
    Listen to Elin's story about the adventure and the challenge of founding and leading a start-up to build a better world.

    • 30 min
    Christal Earle, Brave Soles

    Christal Earle, Brave Soles

    Christal Earle is the Co-Founder of Brave Soles. She wants to build a better world by upcycling tires and creating shoes where soles are made from tires.
    Listen to Christal’s  story of resilience, perseverance and sheer determination to make change happen.

    • 28 min

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