Social Innovators

Say goodbye to artificial flavours and colours! This ice lolly brand uses 100% real pulp, giving a new life to unsold fruit

All kinds of fruit are grown in the rich soils of Taiwan, but people often do...

“Disadvantaged people shouldn’t be excluded.” This mayor with an entrepreneurial spirit spent 18 years breaking down social barriers.

Barriers are always hurtful and ruthless. Heping West Road divides Taipei into two parts, with...

You thought surplus food couldn’t be delicious? 7C Kitchen provides meals of meat and vegetables, giving a haven to people going through a hard time

“Hello, I’m from 7C Kitchen, an organisation dedicated to redistributing surplus food to vulnerable people who...

These three young people collect surplus food from our fridges to make delicious “Stone Soup” for the homeless

People who do not have a home to go to are generally called “homeless”, which is...

The Big Issue, turning the homeless into salespeople extraordinaire

Data has shown that Taiwan’s poverty rate is 1.73%, ranking the lowest in the world. However,...

Speaking out for “the stranger” in five languages, this newspaper achieved the highest sales rate in all of Taiwan

The ninth month of the Islamic calendar is Ramadan. During this month, almost every Muslim abstains...

This company uses recycled glass to make Taiwanese versions of Swarovski, and then exports them to the world

Every night, a section of Taipei City’s Fuxing North Road is lit up like the Avenue...