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Social entrepreneur: Paul Polak
Introduction of Paul Polak
• Born in Czech Republic and was raised in Canada.

• Founded International Development Enterprise (IDE in
  1981

• Co-founded Windhorse International in 2007

• Founded D-Rev in 2008

• Was inspired to be a social entrepreneur while working
  with homeless veterans and mentally ill patients.
Introduction of his Venture
• Windhorse international
   – a organisation that sells products like clean water at
     affordable prices to customers that earn less than a
     dollar a day.
• D-Rev
   – D-rev recruits the best designers that help to develop
     products that helps the poor earn their way out to
     poverty.
• International Development Enterprise
   – IDE is devoted to manufacturing recycled water and
     sell them at a affordable price for the poor that do not
     earn much.
History
When he saw more and more poor
depending on charities,he tried to help the
poor get out of poverty themselves buy
providing them with cheap daily supplies
and help supply farmers and businesses
with necessary supplies
Impact
• Windhorse International design, price, market
  and distribute products to benefit the 2.6 billion
  customers who live on less than $2 a day

• IDE has ended poverty for 19 million of the
  world’s poorest people by making radically
  affordable irrigation technology available to
  farmers through local small-scale entrepreneurs,
  and opening private sector access to markets for
  their crops.
CREDITS
• http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paul_Polak
• Pictures:http://www.google.com.sg/

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Hand Holders

  • 2. Introduction of Paul Polak • Born in Czech Republic and was raised in Canada. • Founded International Development Enterprise (IDE in 1981 • Co-founded Windhorse International in 2007 • Founded D-Rev in 2008 • Was inspired to be a social entrepreneur while working with homeless veterans and mentally ill patients.
  • 3. Introduction of his Venture • Windhorse international – a organisation that sells products like clean water at affordable prices to customers that earn less than a dollar a day. • D-Rev – D-rev recruits the best designers that help to develop products that helps the poor earn their way out to poverty. • International Development Enterprise – IDE is devoted to manufacturing recycled water and sell them at a affordable price for the poor that do not earn much.
  • 4. History When he saw more and more poor depending on charities,he tried to help the poor get out of poverty themselves buy providing them with cheap daily supplies and help supply farmers and businesses with necessary supplies
  • 5. Impact • Windhorse International design, price, market and distribute products to benefit the 2.6 billion customers who live on less than $2 a day • IDE has ended poverty for 19 million of the world’s poorest people by making radically affordable irrigation technology available to farmers through local small-scale entrepreneurs, and opening private sector access to markets for their crops.