Initiatives

In this section you will find initiatives and social business engaged in environment, climate protection, humanity and development. You are involved in an organization or know about a excellent project? You are invited to recommend it here.

Big Brother Foundation

Set up in 2012 as a not for profit initiative, Big Brother is the passionate endeavour of social visionary Sachiin Joshi, for empowering underprivileged children and women in rural India. The committed social evangelist Raina Joshi matches his bold strides towards gifting our underprivileged citizens a better future. VISION Read on

The Restart Project

The Restart Project is a London-based social enterprise that encourages and empowers people to use their electronics longer, by learning fundamental repair and maintenance skills. Read on

OuiShare

OuiShare is a think and do-tank with the mission to empower citizens, public institutions and companies to create a collaborative economy: an economy based on sharing, collaboration and openness, relying on horizontal networks and communities. Read on

IICD

To help people in Africa and Latin America access the information that can transform their lives, we use ICT: Information and Communication Technology. Read on

Greenheart Project Solar Sail Cargo Ship

Greenheart Project (http://greenheartproject.org/) is an international NGO with offices in Tokyo and Europe creating the world’s first completely open source small-scale, solar-sail cargo ship tailored to small island developing states and coastal communities in Bangladesh this year flying under the Kiribati flag. Read on

GreenPop

Greenpop is a social business that believes greening and sustainable living can be fun, POPular and accessible for all. Read on

CREA

CREA is a women's human rights organization based in India. The group is focused on developing the leadership capacities of women in addressing issues of sexuality,violence against women, gender and human rights. Read on

IDEO.org

Join IDEO.org in our mission to bring human-centered design to the people who need it most — those facing poverty every day. We’re teaming up with nonprofits, social enterprises and foundations to create solutions to the world’s most dire poverty-related challenges. Imagine a world without poverty. Now let’s create it. Read on

Delhi Greens

Delhi Greens is a Delhi based environmental NGO working for promoting the principles of sustainable development. Delhi Greens is driven by passion as well as knowledge and is led by environmental professionals. Delhi Greens adopts an interdisciplinary approach for ensuring the protection and conservation of environment & forests. Read on

Sustainable Pathways

With Sustainability being our Foundation – Stone, we are open to a wide area of operation – be it health, education, development, more particularly rural development, environment, micro finance, agriculture, waste management, community welfare, revival of arts/ crafts & thus livelihood provision. Read on

Right To Live

Right To Live is a "not for profit" organization that helps to raise funds for people who require critical medical care but cannot financially afford it. Most of our patients earn minimum or no income at all. They require life-saving operations such as open heart surgery, kidney replacement, etc.. Read on

Bhumi

Bhumi, founded in 2006, is one of India’s largest independent youth volunteer non-profit organisations. Read on

RideACycle Foundation (RAC-F)

The RideACycle Foundation (RAC-F) is a not-for-profit advocacy organization promoting sustainable transport, responsible travel, and environmentally and socially responsible bicycling opportunities. Read on

GOOD

GOOD is a global community of, by, and for pragmatic idealists working towards individual and collective progress. Good.is is the platform for collaboration amongst members of the GOOD community and the organizations and corporations that work with the GOOD community. Read on

What's up Bharat?

What’s up Bharat is a hub, network and new media platform that delivers services for people who want social change in India. It is located at One Hauz Khas Village in Delhi and online at www.whatsupbharat.in and led by a growing network of inspired youth. Read on

CDI - Center for Digital Inclusion

Our mission is to transform lives and strengthen low-income communities by empowering people with information and communication technology. We use technology as a medium to fight poverty, stimulate entrepreneurship and create a new generation of changemakers. Read on

Bell Bajao (Ring the Bell)

Bell Bajao calls on men and boys to bring violence against women to a halt. One out of every three women faces violence behind closed doors, so whether it's ringing a door bell to stop a crime, or speaking out, make sure you're doing your part to ensure women in your communities are living free of violence. Read on