At the Global Finals, six teams pitch their social ventures to a panel of distinguished judges with the hopes of being selected as the next winner of the US $1,000,000 Hult Prize. The 2022 Global Finals has been held at the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting, with President Bill Clinton presenting the award and delivering a keynote speech. We also showcased the winners of the 2020 and 2021 Hult Prize.
EcoBana, 2022 Hult Prize Winner from St. Paul's University in Limuru, Kenya
EcoBana is a social enterprise that is getting people back to work, with an aim to stop plastic manufacturing in sanitary towels and to manufacture biodegradable sanitary pads to end period poverty Eco-Bana is a social enterprise which uses the concept of green and circular economy to manufacture biodegradable sanitary pads using banana fibers, to stop plastic manufacturing in sanitary towels and to embrace organic and natural solutions through capacity building and Sanitary pads manufacturing.
Winning team EcoBana
Secretary Martin J. Walsh & Hult Prize CEO Lori van Dam
The Hult Prize has engaged millions worldwide. Each year, 100,000+ students in 120 countries create innovative social startups. We help them to imagine, test, and refine their ideas, and ultimately, bring them to life. Meet the six teams pitching at the 2022 Global Finals in New York City.
Meet the Speakers & Judges
Our global network calls for global experts. Meet the 2022 Speakers and Judges at the 2022 Hult Prize Global Finals.
President Bill Clinton
Martin J. Walsh
Lori van Dam
Martha H. Doyle
Dr. Matt Lilley
Janice Bryant Howroyd
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