Enactus Blog

  • Meet the Enactus World Cup 2014 Champions

    Eight years ago, in Paris, France, China was announced as the World Cup champions, winning the global competition for the first time. A few weeks ago, the country earned that prestigious title again, this time in front of cheering friends, family and peers as China hosted the event in Beijing. This year’s champion team is […]

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  • Banners of Progress: Students help artisans turn trash into must-have accessories.

    “As members of Enactus, these students were able to repurpose waste into chic products that were able to generate income for local artisans and their families.” –Andrew Cranston, Chief Operating Officer of KPMG, discussing Project Pasni, which recycles used advertising banners into marketable products. Many great ideas start with a simple question that sparks a […]

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  • In Review: The Final Day of Enactus World Cup 2014

    On Friday afternoon, the top four Enactus teams in the world took to the main stage in Beijing to once again tell the story of how they looked at the world with a new perspective and used the power of entrepreneurial action to make a real difference in the lives of others. But as they […]

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  • In Review: The Second Day of Enactus World Cup 2014

    For the teams competing today, the start of the Opening Round of Competition was an opportunity to celebrate the past year, one filled with hard work, determination and passion. More than a year ago, these students came together and made their plan. They saw a unique opportunity, executed their projects, and were encouraged by every life […]

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  • Enactus World Cup: Watch the Future Unfold

    The following is a guest blog post by one of our generous Event Host Sponsors, DSI. Read their take on the Enactus World Cup and see why they support Enactus. It’s hard to see the potential in a pile of trash. Yet in Poland, the Enactus team at the University of Gdańsk created SLOW (Second […]

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  • In Review: The First Day of Enactus World Cup 2014

    Everything you have created matters profoundly. These six words were high praise coming from Lord Michael Hastings, Global Head of Citizenship of KPMG International during the Enactus World Cup Opening Ceremony a few hours ago. And they are a great reminder of the reason we are together in Beijing: to celebrate the incredible work of the teams, and the impact we collectively have when we decide to see opportunity and enable progress.

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  • Here Come the Teams!

    We’re still a few hours away from the official start of Enactus World Cup 2014 in Beijing, but if you happen to be walking around the China National Convention Center this morning, you wouldn’t know it. Over the past few days, thousands of students from countries all over the world have landed in China, tired […]

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