From Eclectic Artistic Infusions to Emerging Tech Incubators

By: Social Business Editor - May 13, 2014
From eclectic artistic infusions to Majority World tech incubators, these social enterprises working in Sri Lanka show how global the social entrepreneurship field really is.

Here is a brief look at some of the amazing innovations featured here. ApiHappi is one of the organizations that is based in Sri Lanka. It offers stringy bags that have been created by women hand-loomers in the north. It attempts to concern itself with the many widows that have been struggling economically since the civil war ended a few years ago.

The Spicy Gourmet is an example of a social enterprise working in Sri Lanka that is based in the United States -- Santa Barbara, California, to be spexific. The founder, Dinesh Perera, was born in Sri Lanka and has brought his spicy blends to various markets.