05 Aug '11, 10am

IPA Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship Awards 2011 Launch – 13 Aug cc @ipaSOLVE @dibyanta

Jack Sim, Founder of World Toilet Organization (WTO) He has been a successful businessman since age 24. Having achieved financial success in his 40s, Jack felt the need to change his direction in life and give back to humanity – he wanted to live his life according to the motto “Live a useful life”. Jack soon left his business and embarked on a journey that saw him being the voice for those who cannot speak out and fighting for the dignity, rights and health for the vulnerable and poor worldwide. In 1998, he established the Restroom Association of Singapore (RAS) whose mission was to raise the standards of public toilets in Singapore and around the world. This followed by two other initiatives: the World Toilet Organization (WTO) in 2001 and four years later, the World Toilet College (WTC) in 2005. In 2004, Jack was awarded the Singapore Green Plan Award 2012 by Singapore’...

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