Impumelelo - The Stellenbosch Academy for Social Innovation

International Award Winners


International award-winning projects win prestigious international awards:

Public Service
Dubai International Award for best practices
The Stevies
Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurship
Name of Project Year Award
Durban Metro Water: Sewage Disposal Education Project
2000 Gold Award-Winner
2003 Dubai International Award for Best Practices
Rural Mobile Community Service Centres
2004 Platinum Award-Winner
2004 UN Public Service Award Africa Winner: Innovation in Public Service Category
e’Thekwini Water and Sanitation Programme
2007 Star Award-Winner
2007 UN Public Service Award Africa Winner: Improving Delivery of Services Category
Hammarsdale Sustainability Project
2007 Star Award-Winner
2007 UN Public Service Award Africa Finalist: Improving Delivery of Services Category
Mariannhill Landfill Conservancy
2007 Platinum Award-Winner
2007
2008
UN Public Service Award Africa Finalist: Improving Delivery of Services Category
Dubai International Award for Best Practices
Phelophepa Healthcare Train
2007 Platinum Award-Winner
2008 UN Public Service Award Africa Winner: Improving the Delivery of Services
Administrative Support for TB Programme
2008 Platinum Award-Winner
2009 UN Public Service Award Africa Finalist: Improving Delivery of Services Category
Mothers 2 Mothers
2007 Platinum Award-Winner
2008
2009
Skoll Foundation Award for Social Entrepreneurship
Schwab Foundation Africa Regional Social Entrepreneurs Award
Sakhasonke Housing Village
2007 Platinum Award-Winner
2009 Dubai International Award for Best Practices
Shonaquip 2010 Schwab Foundation Africa Regional Social Entrepreneurs Award
Protecting the Futures Project
2010 Gold Award-Winner
2012 UN Public Service Award 1st Prize: Promoting Gender Responsive Delivery of Public Services
Project Integrate-Sisonke
ARV Clubs
Uitenhage Eye Clinic
Ndlovu Care Group
Social Housing Company: Amalinda Village
E’Thekwini Communal Ablution Blocks
2013 Made it to the final round of the UN Public Service Awards
e’Thekwini Communal Ablution Blocks 2013 UN Public Service Award 1st Prize: Service Delivery
South African Education and Environment Project 2013 Star Foundation, Education African Runner Up Africa-Middle East
Oasis Association 2013 Social Entrepreneur Award of the Year. Southern African Institute of Fundraising
Shonaquip 2014 International Design Indaba, Innovation Award
Uthombo Youth Development Foundation 2014 International Partnership Network, Youth Employability Skills, Global Best Award, Africa
e’Thekwini Water and Sanitation Department 2014 Stockholm Industry Water Award Africa 2014
Hoedspruit Training Trust – Christine Du Preez, Executive Director 2015 Women4Africa – UK Award
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