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Workshop:Hack for Good
14 March 2017 10:00 - 12:00

Community Global challenges Innovation Maker community Peace Social innovation Startups Technology

Hack for good: a workshop hosted by New Dutch Wave at SXSW The Design for Society sessions demonstrate the true power of design in tackling societal challenges through design thinking and problem-solving. Impact City The Hague will host an interactive pressure cooker (up to 30 people) where professionals from the world of ‘social good’ will […]

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The Hague Innovators winner Noordzeeboerderij:“Our seaweeds look beautiful”

Collaboration Global challenges Sustainability

Startup Noordzeeboerderij was one of the proud winners of the The Hague Innovators competition last year. They used their prize money to develop seaweed cultivation off the coast of The Hague. We talked to founder Koen Van Swam and asked him to reflect on 2016. Noordzeeboerderij won first prize in the The Hague Innovators competition of […]

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The Hague Innovators winner Toogethr:“We’re excited to make commuter traffic work better”

Collaboration Global challenges Startups

Startup Toogethr is one of the proud winners of the The Hague Innovators competition last month. We talked to founder Joost Bijlsma about his plans for the year ahead. Toogethr is a Delft-based startup that’s based on the idea that commuter traffic works better when we travel together. That’s why he is developing a unique […]

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Impact investing by small investors:The new normal?

Global challenges Impact investment

ABN AMRO and Triodos Investment Management, both Dutch banks, recently published a joint report. It is titled “Mobilizing Impact Capital from Retail Investors: SDG investing as the ‘new normal’“. The report highlights the notion that the financial industry is in a position to trigger the market-wide uptake of impact investing, by small individual investors in particular. […]

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