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iHub By Jessica Colaço / November 1, 2010

Global Social Entrepreneurs Coalition Platform


The Global Peace Service Alliance through its program GSEC (Global Social Entrepreneurs Coalition) seeks to identify, connect, support, empower and celebrate social entrepreneurs’ innovative solutions in communities throughout the world as they build a global culture of service. Social entrepreneurs can act as peace builders while using innovative approaches to bring people with common interests together and address common challenges. A fast and cost-effective method of achieving this is by use of social media to reach and build a global networld of social entrepreneurs.

This year, GSEC will launch a Global Social Entrepreneurs Coalition Platform,, at the upcoming Global Peace Convention, November 17th-21, 2010 in Nairobi, Kenya. Join them in making a difference in your community – your GLOBAL community!

Here’s the chance: In 3 easy steps you can join a global team working towards positive change in this world through Social Media!!!

Action Steps
a. Sign Up to become a member.
2. Connect on the Facebook page and write on your wall: Eg. The Global Peace Convention starts in about 3 weeks, I’m ready to join in virtually & follow Twitter Pages: Hashtag is #gpckenya10 #gsec, #socentrep
3. Join us them LinkedIn

That’s it. Explore & Enjoy the Ride!!

Author : Jessica Colaço

Jessica Colaço is currently the Director of Partnerships at iHub. She was the Founding Manager between 2010 and 2011 at iHub and Research Director between 2011 and 2013 at iHub Research. She is passionate about Innovation, Research, Mobile and Robotics Technology, Mentorship and Entrepreneurship in Kenya as she uses her position at iHub to court local, regional and international stakeholders to adopt Kenyan-made and African-made solutions. As an upcoming angel investor, she courts local and international investors to invest in great tech ideas and companies at idea and concept stage. She is also a Mobile and Robotics Tech Evangelist, Co-Founder of WMIAfrica and AkiraChix, ISOC-Kenya Chapter, Treasurer, ACM-W Nairobi Chapter Chair, TED Global Fellow 2009 and upcoming Guitarist. She was named one of the top 40 women under 40 years in Kenya's business scene by Business Daily on 2009, 2011 and 2012. Her endeavour is to put Kenya and Africa on the map for technology achievements and spur innovation within the country and continent! She blogs at:

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  • Elaine W Hurt at 08:03:15AM Thursday, November 4, 2010

    Thanks for putting this up Tosh. You’re the best!!!!



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