Amsterdam has a long history of entrepreneurs who care for both the city and its residents. Social entrepreneurship – doing business that focuses on creating added value for society – is an integral part of the city’s mindset. Discover more about the city's impact ecosystem and stay up to date on the latest developments.
Wouter Potters and Jonathan Coutinho picked up the coveted IXA Amsterdam Science & Innovation Award. Their ground-breaking mobile scanners have major implications for stroke-patient care across the globe.
Fashion for Good aims to make fashion sustainable and socially impactful. From chemical recycling to traceability solutions, these three new additions will help the scaling programme achieve its aim.
To reduce waste and create awareness about the impact disposing gum incorrectly can have on the environment, the Gumshoe’s sole has been created using recyclable compounds from used chewing gum scraped off Amsterdam’s streets.