In The Hague, tens of thousands of people are working on resolving the social and global challenges of our time.
Every day and in many ways, we are building solutions that work. Get to know us here.

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This is where you learn about social innovation in The Hague and beyond. Here you find stories that inspire, make you smarter, and connect you to relevant people and organizations in the city, the Netherlands, and the world.
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This is where you find an overview of The Hague related events that explore the exciting intersections between entrepreneurship, technology, creativity, and social impact.
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Bij Priester Bij Priester

Meet Bij Priester:The Hague’s first designer fashion library

Art & design Global challenges Social innovation

The Dutch alone throw away over 124 million kilograms of clothing each year. On average, only 20 percent of the clothes in the average person’s wardrobe are worn regularly. Yet, we keep purchasing cheap clothing. That’s why the founders of Bij Priester are on a mission to advance sustainable fashion. To this end, they just launched The Hague’s first fashion […]

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hack hack

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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green bananas green bananas

Meet Green Banana:The Hague-based social entrepreneur positively impacts Ugandan farmers

Research Social innovation Sustainability

He was disillusioned by working in international development for years. Then Sean Patrick decided to take matters into his own hands. He took to producing green banana pasta, while positively impacting small-scale farmers in Uganda. The Hague-based social enterprise Green Banana is now a fact. Ugandan-born Sean Patrick came to The Hague to pursue his Master’s degree in […]

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