Work Movement

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Work Movement is a global social enterprise headquartered in London, United Kingdom.[1]

Work Movement is an international community of university students, scientists, engineers, economists, scholars and people from all walks of life who work together by contributing and developing technology and social innovation ideas to collectively solve social problems around the world.

Work Movement members worldwide work collectively on projects that create opportunities for underprivileged people worldwide in the areas of work (employment), education and healthcare.[2]

Objectives

Work Movement organization's vision & mission is to achieve global equality and economic development through collective work of people from all walks of life.

Activities

The two primary activities of Work Movement are technology development and social innovation.[3] Besides, Work Movement also functions as a catalyst for the efforts of governments, research institutes and commercial companies concerning technology innovation and social development.[4] In an interview at Cocoon, Hong Kong based organization that supports entrepreneurs, Co-Chair of Work Movement, Paramjeev Singh Sethi [5] cited organization's mission as 'equally dedicated to bringing about positive social impact to the community, as well as guiding international institutions their way to contribute whilst expanding businesses'.[6] They also conduct research on social impact and foreign policy.[7]

Work Movement Social Innovation process

Work Movement Social Innovation areas

Work Movement Technology development process

Work Movement Technology development areas

idea sharing organizations such as Ted Talk and open source organizations such as Wikipedia among others are the inspirations behind Work Movement
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History

Headquartered in London, UK and with places of work in New York, Hong Kong and New Delhi, Work Movement Limited is a global organization engaged primarily in two areas:[8]

  • Social Innovation and equality through social impact projects such as teaching classes for orphan children in Mexico, underprivileged children in China, and producing a feature film that helps to psychologically uplift orphan girls in India, Coopist.org,[9] and similar projects.

Work Movement Projects

  • Corazón De Vida Orphanage, Tijuana, Mexico
  • St. Catherine's Home Orphanage, Mumbai, India [10]
  • Solar Water Pump, Sitapur, India
  • Sign Language Center for hearing & speech disabled, Hong Kong
  • Coopist.org [11]

Roots&Choice

Roots&Choice is the research services division on Work Movement. Roots&Choice primary activities include research in patents & technology and research in children education & sustainability.[12]

See also

References

  1. Company Page. LinkedIn. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  2. Article Press Release Work Movement Anniversary. PR Inside. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  3. Startbase Feature. Startbase Hong Kong. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  4. Roots&Choice subsidiary. Roots&Choice. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  5. Company Executives. Executives at Findthecompany. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  6. Article Work Movement Story. CoCoon Hong Kong. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  7. [1]. Venture Beats. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  8. Working at Work Movement.Glassdoor. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  9. Coopist.org. Coopist Organization. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  10. Work Movement Orphan Girls Feature Film. YouTube. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  11. Coopist Collaborators. Coopist Collaborators. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.
  12. Roots&Choice official website. Roots&Choice. Retrieved on 2014-01-08.

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