Startups Helping Achieve Sustainable Development

How startups will improve the world and contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a group of seventeen “Global Goals” that address poverty, inequality, climate change, environmental degradation, prosperity, peace and justice, among other worldwide challenges. Set to be accomplished by the year 2030, all SDGs should be … Read moreStartups Helping Achieve Sustainable Development


#1 Get your product and price right. It does not matter how inspiring your mission is or how many people benefit from your work; your social enterprise will not succeed except your product/service is as good as or superior to your immediate rivals. #2 Collaborate with competitors.  Instead of struggling to spread limited resources, embrace … Read more10 PRO TIPS FOR SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURS

Education and Social Entrepreneurship

In India, and most countries in the world, the economic, social, and political institutions are designed to provide for the basic needs and fundamental rights of all citizens in society.  However, most are failing to address the escalating socio-economic problems for large segments of the population. Presently education focuses on knowledge transmission rather than skill … Read moreEducation and Social Entrepreneurship

AIC RAISE and Startups Against COVID-19

They say a journey of a thousand miles begins with one step and that is true. The COVID-19 challenge has been immense for everyone across the globe. Everyday we wake up to new challenges that create “new normals”. Different stakeholders and individuals in the world have invested their time, resources and energy in finding solutions … Read moreAIC RAISE and Startups Against COVID-19

Aspire Factory – world’s most cost-effective sanitisation chamber from Coimbatore

AspireFactory a Startup AIC Raise, Supported by Atal Innovation Mission, NITI Aayog from Coimbatore has developed the world’s most cost-effective sanitisation chamber. The chamber uses UVC light to clean the pathogens in handbags, laptop bags and packaged food. The cost of the devices varies from INR 1700 to INR 6000. There are also retrofit kits … Read moreAspire Factory – world’s most cost-effective sanitisation chamber from Coimbatore