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2017 Unilever Young Entrepreneurs Awards

The most powerful force in the world is an idea. 8 initiatives that are changing the world for the better.

HelpUsGreen

Ankit Agarwal, Young Entrepreneur Awards nominee 2017

Category Winner

A social enterprise working with manual scavenger women to upcycle flower waste, diverting it away from polluting the River Ganges.

The Sustainable Protein and Environment Initiative

Elizabeth Latham, Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Category Winner

A business built on a patent-pending probiotic that could radically reduce greenhouse gas emissions from farm animals.

Sanivation

Andrew Foote, Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Category Winner

A social enterprise transforming human waste into a clean, affordable fuel, helping to keep communities healthy.

FoodCloud

Isuelt Ward, a Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Finalist

A social enterprise connecting the food industry to charities, using an innovative tech platform to redistribute good food that would otherwise be wasted.

Reap Benefit

Kuldeep Dantewadia, Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Finalist

A ‘profit-non-profit’ hybrid using technology to build a generation of young problem solvers tackling water and sanitation issues.

WomEng

Naadiya Moosajee, Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Finalist

A ‘profit-non-profit’ hybrid giving girls and women their rightful place at the engineering table.

Full Harvest

Christine Moseley, Young Entrepreneurs Awards 2017 nominee

Finalist

The first and only business-to-business marketplace connecting food companies to farms to buy ugly and surplus produce, solving farm food waste.

The time is now for young entrepreneurs to stand up and develop a business that can genuinely make a big difference.

Paul Polman
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