Navigating Complexities Programme Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship

The COVID pandemic is unlike any other crisis the world has faced in recent times, causing a ripple effect of unimaginable disruptions in all facets of life. These extraordinary times have placed extreme pressures and demands on our social innovator community to navigate uncharted territory. In order to respond to the needs, the Schwab Foundation will be organise fortnightly virtual sessions: Navigating Complexities.

The bi-weekly Navigating Complexities series runs from June - August 2020 leading up to the Sustainable Development Impact Summit. Through the Navigating Complexities we have aimed to redesign our Annual Summit to create the peer exchange that you value most at a time when you need it the most.

The Navigating Complexities Programme will provided tailored sessions for you, our social innovator community, that aim to provide you with the necessary tools, best practices, mindset shifts, and peer recommendations to tackle the issues you are challenged with in your organization. Themes include, but not limited to:

  • Navigating Crisis Leadership
  • Navigating Well-being
  • Navigating Policy & Advocacy
  • Navigating Partnerships
  • Navigating Fundraising
  • Navigating Media & Communications

Navigating Complexities Sessions

Navigating Crisis Leadership, Mehrdad Baghai & Tracey Chambers, 2 June 2020

Navigating Mental Health & Wellbeing, Chris Underhill, 16 June 2020

Navigating Partnerships, Kyle Zimmer & Janet Longmore presented "Your 10-Step Playbook for Effective Partnership", 30 June 2020.

Navigating Marketing & Communications, World Economic Forum Public Engagement team, 14 July 2020

Navigating Media & Public Engagement, Charlotte Hume, World Economic Forum Media Trainer, 28 July 2020

Navigating Public Policy, Jonathan Wong & Maryam Uwais, 11 August 2020

Navigating Corporate Partnerships, Salah Goss & Garance Wattez-Richard, 26 August 2020