Ideas for a Better World Forum
Thorkil Sonne on 'Focus on talents: The competitive advantage of specialists' Part 2
Herb or weed? How we perceive an individual depends very much on the lenses through which we choose to view him or her, says social entrepreneur Thorkil Sonne, founder of Specialisterne and the Specialist People Foundation.
Panellists: Mr Thorkil Sonne; Ms Denise Phua, president of Autism Resource Centre (Singapore) and supervisor of Pathlight School and Eden School Boards; Mr Alvin Ng, managing director of Global Enterprises, Greater China and Asia Pacific, Cisco Systems; and Ms Tracey Ho, leader of Workforce Diversity for IBM, Asia Pacific.
Growing and Enabling an Arts for Good Community
29 participants from around the world gathered in Singapore for a four-day programme to explore how the arts can shape an inclusive society for persons with disabilities.
Cross-Cultural Learnings for Greater Social Impact
Young Social Entrepreneurs (YSE) 2017 finalist teams share how international friendships forged during the programme exposed them to other social business cultures and in turn, helped them refine their business plans for success at Pitching for...
Words on Wheels (WoW) Launches in Yogyakarta to Promote Literacy and Foster Singapore-Indonesia Collaboration
The Singapore International Foundation (SIF), together with the Provincial Government Board of Library and Archives of the Special Region of Yogyakarta (BPAD DIY), will bring the signature reading programme to Yogyakarta doubling the number of...
Singapore Insights: Cultural Intersections for Social Impact
Singapore Insights: Cultural Intersections for Social Impact gathered over 100 participants from the public, private and people sectors to examine how multi-sectorial collaborations through the arts can create, and have created, positive social...
Friends for a Better World
Through the lens of National Geographic, find out how our Citizen Ambassadors help to build a Better World.