3 social innovation projects invested by billionaires

Social Innovation is an approach that seeks to offer new solutions to respond to diverse social needs and challenges. The response to many of these societal challenges requires new economic models, in which different actors are called upon to actively collaborate in the creation and implementation of solutions. Thus, impact investing started to come from the margins into the mainstream. Its potential must be tapped, bearing in mind that funding is only a means to an end: to implement effective solutions to solve social problems. In this context of a pandemic, which made people stop to look at themselves, to impact society and the environment positively started to make even more sense.


In this blog post, we present you 3 successful impact investments made by famous billionaires.


Bill and Melinda Gates invest in health and poverty initiatives


Photo of Bill and Melinda Gates