Tag: Socialab

WELCOME! BIENVENIDOS!

WELCOME! BIENVENIDOS!

Last week, the message from the Chile Country Office and Socialab staff was loud and clear: “We are so excited that AquaPallet and Instanet are arriving! We are ready to get to work and make their vision an even more concrete reality!” [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4jfa_k2nkek] The teams arrive in Chile for the […]

Interview with First 72 Hours Challenge Winners Part 2: Team Instanet

Interview with First 72 Hours Challenge Winners Part 2: Team Instanet

As the excitement builds, Mac (Glovinsky, Lead of Innovation in Humanitarian Action) pulled the Instanet team away from Midsummer celebrations in Sweden to share their thoughts about Instanet as a force for change, and their expectations for their upcoming visit to Chile. As always, their optimism and positive attitudes were impressive. Read […]

9 Innovators to Watch: Julian Ugarte

This week we are proud to introduce you to Julian Ugarte who is part of our 9 to Watch series – a set of interviews that highlights 9 incredible innovators from around the world. Julian Ugarte’s enthusiasm about the future is absolutely infectious. He’s a true leader, deeply passionate about […]

Global Innovation Challenge: First 72 Hours

The First 72 Hours Challenge is a global innovation contest that asked private individuals, academia, businesses, and organizations to come up with ideas that will help the world to respond better to disasters. From a rough idea to a finished product, the contest sought world-changing ideas that would improve how the humanitarian […]