Rank #1: Meet your Season 5 Hosts | 5 Women bringing you impact stories from around the globe
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by all United Nations Member States in 2015. The Global Goals are a universal call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030. In Season 5, we sit down with stakeholders working across numerous sectors and industries,...
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Mar 24 2020
Rank #2: Kindness matters with Jeff Rotmeyer, ImpactHK|Love21Foundation
Listen in when we reconnect with Jeff Rotmeyer, Founder and CEO of ImpactHK, a Hong Kong-based registered NGO that is transforming the lives of the homeless. Jeff started ImpactHK because he saw a great need for fresh ideas on how the homeless in Hong Kong are treated. The first time we met Jeff back in...
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Feb 13 2019
Rank #3: Special: The making of the KELY Support Group Podcast
At #impact Podcast, we are dedicated to bringing more voices to the channel that deserve to be heard. We are so thrilled that we get to team up with our Charity 4 Beneficiary KELY Support Group (KELY) to bring thought-provoking stories from their community. In this episode, you get to look behind the scenes and...
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Oct 10 2019
Rank #4: Special: A conversation with Dr Joyce Samoutou-Wong, Co-Founder, New Sight Eye Care
This is our early Christmas gift to you this year. Hear from an incredible woman who brings so much light, passion and sight into the world – not just for the blind people she is operating on. But for everyone who is crossing her path. Listen in when we sit down with Dr. Joyce Samoutou-Wong . She...
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Dec 12 2018
Rank #5: #26: Promoting social innovation in universities and business. Alvin Yip, Circus.
Circus is all about social innovation. The consultancy works with listed companies, SME’s, social enterprises and start ups to strengthen their impact and financial return. They don’t believe in the traditional Corporate Social Responsibility concept but prefer to promote Corporate Social Innovation. In this episode, you hear from Alvin Yip, board member of Circus and...
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Sep 13 2017
Rank #6: #41: Five things social entrepreneurs taught me about making a difference
With the end of the year quickly approaching I am looking back on all the amazing conversations with changemakers I was privileged to feature on #impact Podcast this year. They taught me so much about making a difference. One year ago this Podcast was not much more than an idea. By the end of last...
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Dec 26 2017
Rank #7: Making Sailing Accessible to Everyone with Kay Rawbone | Sailability Hong Kong
“I think they just got the passion. It was the freedom. With these guys now, the windier and harsher the conditions are, they love it. To take somebody from a wheelchair with the freedom and speed you go at, is something you can’t match. I think.” Sailability Hong Kong provides the opportunity for anyone with...
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Nov 06 2019
Rank #8: The story behind #impact
In Season 4 of #impact Podcast, we are dedicated to bringing more voices to the channel that deserve to be heard. We are doing this by inviting our community to submit their 3min recordings where they share how they are making an impact. In our latest #impactSTORY on the OCEAN, we heard from 4 dedicated...
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Aug 04 2019
Rank #9: End of year Special
We hardly ever give ourselves credit for what we have achieved already, always hustling and trying to reach that next goal, that next milestone, grow our impact, scale our reach. This time of the year is perfect for hitting pause, even if just for a few days and just be. Being grateful for where we are...
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Dec 19 2019
Rank #10: #27: Ideas worth spreading: The making of TEDxTinHauWomen
Do you have a favourite TED video that made you laugh, cry, or just get fired up about an issue? Is there one that you’ve shared with all your friends? TED talks have become a staple of modern culture, sharing “ideas worth spreading” around the globe. Today you’ll hear from Jen Flowers and Stefanie Myers,...
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Sep 20 2017
Rank #11: Leadership and Sports with Alicia Lui | Women in Sports Empowered HK
“Me making an impact is doing something that is meaningful and fulfilling so that I will always keep doing it and bringing the best version of myself to it.” The push for stronger women is more prominent than ever. But there is still lots to do. Sports are a way for people to showcase physical...
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Apr 17 2019
Rank #12: What could everyone do right now to make the world a better place?
We asked our listeners. And they have THE BEST answers! A huge thanks to everyone sending in their powerful messages and sharing their beautiful voices on #impact Podcast. Listen in to get inspired what you could do RIGHT NOW to make an impact. Featured voices from all over the globe Natalia Mota | Creator, ARTA...
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Jan 29 2020
Rank #13: Employment and financial tech that’s making an impact with Xania Wong | JOBDOH
“You need to know how to quantify your social impact and be accountable for it.” Xania Wong, Founder of JOBDOH, is a powerful influence in the employment and financial tech industries, matching able and willing people to the appropriate positions for their needs using AI. Today we meet the founder of JOBDOH, Xania Wong, who...
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Dec 04 2019
Rank #14: LIVE Podcast at Hong Kong Spoken Word Festival – Sue Toomey|HandsOn Hong Kong
This Podcast was recorded LIVE at the Fringe Club Hong Kong on May 27th, 2019. The inaugural HK Podfest showcased 5 local Podcasters and was part of Hong Kong Spoken Word Festival 2019. Podcasting in Hong Kong is definitely on the rise. 5 local Podcasters came together for the inaugural HK Podfest to celebrate the...
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Jun 05 2019
Rank #15: (unedited) I just missed this milestone
Reaching a milestone is cause for celebration. But sometimes we get too busy to notice one when it’s right in front of us. So we released Podcast Episode 50 into the world recently, but somehow I totally missed this incredible milestone. I mean, really! 50!!! That’s quite something, right?! But I failed to recognise it, instead,...
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May 21 2018
Rank #16: #39: An innovative healthcare model for Nepal designed to scale – Mark Arnoldy, Possible
Mark Arnoldy is playing the long game to bring sustainable healthcare designed to scale to rural Nepal. In this episode, you meet Mark Arnoldy, CEO of Possible, a Non-Profit organisation that sets up health services in poor, remote regions, initially in Nepal. Possible uses data-driven patient management and community health workers armed with tablets and...
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Dec 13 2017
Rank #17: #51: Encouraging women and girls into team sports – Alicia Lui
For children in Hong Kong, sports are pretty low priority. Growing up, Alicia Lui was encouraged in her schoolwork and extracurricular activities but discouraged from any sports that might make her calves big or were otherwise considered too unfeminine. #impact Podcast co-host Amanda Williams met up with Alicia to hear her story. Recent surveys of young...
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May 29 2018
Rank #18: Advocating for Social and Environmental Impact with Sonalie Figueiras | Green Queen
“We inform. We inspire. We empower.” Green Queen is an award-winning impact media platform advocating for social and environmental change and dedicated to shifting consumer behavior in eco wellness. By providing trusted, reliable content, Green Queen hopes to offer concrete solutions to the public so they can make changes in their daily lives. In this...
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Aug 27 2019
Rank #19: #43: More time for play. The importance of games in education.
Vince Siu, Co-Founder of Press Start Hong Kong is on a personal crusade to bring imagination, creativity and inspiration through games into the sphere of education. In this episode you will learn: Why games are so important for discovering and understanding our world – no matter what age you are. About the pros and cons...
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Jan 24 2018
Rank #20: Bonus: The potential of slow and eco-conscious fashion|Sophie Eisl, Tassel Tales
Tassel Tales is a sustainable, fair and empowering fashion tale told by three sisters which aim to empower the people who make the clothes and again has the intention to empower the women who buy the clothes. In this episode, Alice our # impact Podcast Ambassador based in Berlin talks to Sophie Eisl, one of...
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Sep 11 2019