Global Goals Project
By Chandler Perog
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Taking inspiration from the United Nations 17 biggest challenges that face the planet, we bring you conversations with the leaders of the most innovative technology companies tackling these Global Goals. You'll also learn from the impact investors leveraging their capital to help these companies achieve massive scale. Join us each week to stay informed on the companies paving the way to create solutions to our world's greatest challenges on the Global Goals Project!
||CleanRecapping 20 Episodes of Impact [Bonus]||After a short break, The Global Goals Project will start a series on how Singularity University will impact 1 billion people. Stay tuned!||11/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Data-Driven Countdown Clock to End Extreme Poverty [Episode 20]||The World Poverty Clock shows how many people escape poverty each day. In this episode, the World Data Lab COO Kris Hamel shares how to use data to make a difference.||11/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKeith Ippel - The Impact Ecosystem That Supports Early Stage Social Entrepreneurs On Their Journey To Change the World [Episode 19]||Spring has helped 700 entrepreneurs launch over 350 business globally. In this episode, we talk to Co-Founder and CEO Kieth Ippel to hear how Spring’s growth programs work.||11/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSix Real-Time Data Resources for Social Entrepreneurs [Bonus]||As social entrepreneurs, we create solutions that are relevant to the market. In this episode, Chandler covers six top resources to find the data on solving real-time social problems with business.||10/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEmpowering and Employing Talent in Africa [Episode 18]||400,000 people graduate university each year in Africa, while only 80-100k jobs open up. Find out how FUZU app connects talent with jobs to grow the African economy.||10/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPowering Africa Sustainably with Solar Mini Grids [Episode 17]||Of Kenya’s 45 million people, 40% don’t have access to the grid. Find out how Green Mini Grid Facility is sustainably powering those who live on $2-$3 per day.||10/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanProving the Value of Impact Investing in Emerging Markets [Episode 16]||In this episode, find out how the IFC’s education and healthcare portfolios are impacting Global Goals 3 and 4 in Africa.||9/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRon Okello - The High-Impact Tech Platform for Goods Transportation [Episode 15]||Lori Systems is a platform connecting cargo owners and transportation in Africa. Find out how the company addresses Global Goals 1, 8 and 9 in this episode.||9/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanMaurice Otieno - Introduction To The Startup Ecosystem In Kenya [Episode 14]||The Kenyan manager of Metta shares about the business climate in Nairobi, and talks about how technology improves the emerging markets by solving simple problems||9/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAnnouncing the Kenya Sessions Miniseries on the Global Goals Project [Bonus]||Chandler covers his takeaways from exploring “The Silicon Savannah” in Kenya, and introduces the conversations for impact happening around the world.||9/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSona Shah - The IoT Technology Startup Tackling Infant Mortality [Episode 13]||NeoPenda is a social impact startup out to reduce newborn mortality rates in emerging markets. Hear Sona’s story of taking on Global Goal 3.2 in Uganda.||8/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJonathan Nelson - The Blockchain VC Fund to Tackle Poverty [Episode 12]||In this episode, find out how the Hack Fund platform uses blockchain to create accessible funding for startups outside of Silicon Valley.||8/20/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTim Freundlich - Impact Investing For Everyone [Episode 11]||The founder of SoCap and ImpactAssets shows how impact investing works, and how to start a private foundation with as little as $5,000.||8/13/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAdam Harriss - The Blockchain-Powered Platform for Global Problem Solving [Episode 10]||In this episode, the founder of DoGood.io shows us how to break down global problems and build a team in their blockchain-powered platform.||8/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPatricia Chin-Sweeney - How Technology Plays Into Growing Businesses In Emerging Markets [Episode 9]||The founder of I-DEV shares how tech, microfinance and strategy in underdeveloped countries helps mom-and-pop-shop economies thrive.||7/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBuilding Businesses in Space by Leveraging Satellites and Sensors [Episode 8]||The founder of HyperCubes describes how to solve complex global problems with tech and build a disruptive company with satellites.||7/23/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanJalen Gildersleeve - Increasing The World’s Emotional Intelligence With AI [Episode 7]||MindHak was founded as a social impact start-up to help those who have suffered immense emotional violence learn how to cope with, overcome, and harness their experiences. It creates a safe space in which individuals can increase their emotional intelli||7/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanDr. Nelli Garton - How Tablecloth.io is Supporting Organizations to Measure Their Impact [Episode 6]||Dr. Nelli Garton has an incredible background of a life committed to making an impact. From her start in philanthropy to rising in the ranks and helping to launch the impact investing movement. She is now the co founder and chief impact officer of an im||7/9/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKeoke King - 3D Printing Solution to Reduce Inequalities by Supporting Those With Disabilities [Episode 5]||Participant.Life is leveraging the power of 3D Printing to support the 70 million people without wheelchairs that need one.||7/2/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPatrick Kronfli - Creating Decentralized Movements to Tackle Every Global Goal [Episode 4]||Rise Movements is creating a more connected world by bringing people together through global synchronized collective actions for good. The movements range from international world peace day to world water day.||6/25/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanChristian Cotichini - Leveraging The Power Of The Crowd To Tackle The Global Goals [Episode 3]||Christian Cotichini is the CEO and Co-Founder of Herox. We cover the 101 on crowdsourcing and how their platform empowers anyone from around the world to upload their toughest challenge to the crowd.||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSandeep Shah - From Fintech Founder to Becoming an Angel Impact Investor [Episode 2]||We get to hear Sandeep’s story of becoming an impact investor and learn about the mindset behind why he invests into socially driven companies.||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanShiv Shukla - Medtech Startup Poised to Tackle the Chronic Pain Industry [Episode 1]||NeuraLace is developing a non-invasive interface, bridging the gap between technology and neurology, to deliver sustainable chronic pain relief at scale.||6/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanIntroduction to The Global Goals Project||Conversations with the CEOs of leading edge technology companies tackling the Global Goals & the Impact Investors investing in the solutions!||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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This podcast is unbelievably insightful and breaks down complex topics in a way that's digestible for the laymen. Can't wait to continue listening!!
Listen to this! Chandler is a awesome host and he has great guests that share amazing insights on an array of topics.
Chandler, the podcast is awesome and the content in insightful. I can't wait to listen to more episodes. Keep them coming!