The YSE 2017 Overseas Study Visit kicks off with 37 multinational youth participants hopping on a classic Mumbai public bus ride led by Reality Tours and Travel. The participants get a taste of travelling like a Mumbai local during morning rush hour.
Pragya Mishra (left), Senior Intrapreneur from Ashoka India, guides YSE 2017 team Effund from Thailand on how to effectively measure the impact of their social business model during an Impact Assessment Workshop.
Syamkrishnan (second from right), co-founder of YSE 2017 team DHAAN, flies a drone designed by incubatees from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay’s Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE).
YSE 2017 participants from Indonesia, Singapore and India (back row), accompanied by a tour guide (right), visit Dharavi, the second largest slum in Asia, to learn more about the community and their business activities.
Professor Satyajit Majumdar a faculty member of the Centre of Social Entrepreneurship, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), shares with the YSE 2017 participants on what the TISS offers in their Master’s Degree in Social Entrepreneurship programme.
Jayanth S (right), co-founder of Sampurn(e)arth, an environment solutions social enterprise, shows a sample of their home-grown biogas plants to YSE 2017 participants – demonstrating one of the various ways they manage waste effectively in Mumbai.
YSE 2017 participants dance to a Bollywood number led by students of Mann (front row), a centre for individuals with special needs, as part of a community engagement activity with a marginalised group.
37 youths representing eight countries and territories from the YSE 2017 programme take a parting group shot at the iconic Gateway of India. All 16 teams will regroup in Singapore in November for an opportunity to pitch for seed funding.
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9 January 2018
Celebrating Friendships for a Better World

SIF Connects! Singapore saw over 100 international participants rekindle longstanding ties with the Singaporean community while gaining new insights of the country’s culture and social innovation landscape.

2 January 2018
Working Together To Raise the Level of Teaching Mathematics & Science in Mumbai

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28 December 2017
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