Media & Press


Launch of the Social Investment Toolkit

April 5, 2017 - Today at Marmalade, a Skoll Forum fringe event in Oxford, Ashoka in partnership with UBS launches the Social Investment Toolkit, a series of modules that guide social entrepreneurs along the path of raising social investment. Access the complete toolkit here:

2016 UBS Social Innovator EMEA chosen

November 7, 2016 - At the regional final last week, the judges chose Kiron Open Higher Education as the 2016 UBS Social Innovator for Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

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Read more about the winner here:

2016 UBS Social Innovator Switzerland chosen

November 4, 2016 - At the regional final yesterday, the judges chose Choba Choba as the 2016 UBS Social Innovator for Switzerland.

Read more about them here:

2016 UBS Social Innovator APAC chosen

October 24th, 2016 - At the 2016 Asia Pacific regional final the judges chose Karma Primary Healthcare Services Private Limited as the first 2016 UBS Social Innovator. Read about Karma here:

Regional Finalists announced

October 24th, 2016 - Our juries in each region have now chosen the four finalists for each region. Find out about the finalists here:

Shortlist announced

September 30, 2016 - Over 1200 social enterprises entered the UBS Social Innovators 2016 program. Find out about the shortlisted candidates here:

UBS Press Release

July 7, 2016 – UBS launches UBS Social Innovators: An international search for trailblazing social enterprises who are changing the world for the better.

Please read our full press release (PDF, 152 KB) or download our press kit for background information, videos and key visuals. For any further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.


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