By Oluwabusola Fadipe, Programme Manager, SocialGood UK

The biggest conversations since the pandemic hit have primarily been centered on economic recovery and scaling vaccine roll-out across the globe. At the earliest stage of the global pandemic, there was a minor shift away from focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)…


Written by: Noa Gafni, +SocialGood Advisor

From setting up an adult education program for women in Sierra Leone, highlighting the efforts of grassroots activists in El Salvador, or working with social entrepreneurs in Jordan to spread the word about social innovation, my nearly 20-year career has had a strong focus…


Nashilongo Gervasius is the co-founder of the Internet Society Namibia Chapter, where she focuses on policy and development of the internet and related issues such as addressing the digital divide, and enhancing women’s access to a safe internet. …


Neeshad Shafi is a Doha-based +SocialGood Connector and environmentalist. Living in the Middle East, he has seen first-hand how climate change is impacting his community. …


Clarisse Joy “Clary” Mañabat is a Manila, Philippines-based +SocialGood Connector and founder and storyteller at Conversations to the World, an initiative to spread positive stories. Her SDG initiatives have reached over 500,000 youth in her country. Learn more about Clarisse’s work as part of our SDGs on the Ground series.


Ashley Bass is a New York-based +SocialGood Connector who is passionate about the intersection of technology and education. Her work focuses on expanding access to stable employment and education opportunities to underserved communities. Learn more about Ashley’s work as part of our SDGs on the Ground series.

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Federico Restrepo is a +SocialGood Connector and co-founder of Impact Hub Medellín. The Hub uses innovation and entrepreneurship to develop solutions for the SDGs, including expanding economic opportunities for women. As part of our SDGs on the Ground series, Federico writes about what drives him to pursue this work.

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Priyanka Jaisinghani is a +SocialGood Connector and co-founder of Girlz,FTW, an international organization that provides mentorship and a support system to girls and women around the world. In our SDGs on the Ground series, Priyanka describes her initiative, and how her work has been shaped by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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James da Costa is a London-based +SocialGood Connector and social entrepreneur. During the pandemic, he’s been raising awareness about mental health issues in the UK. Learn more about his creative work in our SDGs on the Ground series.

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+SocialGood Connector Alejandra Acosta is a social worker and entrepreneur who is dedicated to eradicating human trafficking in her home country of Spain. …

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