Philippines Represented in Young Sustainable Impact Global Innovation Program 2019

Philippines Represented in Young Sustainable Impact Global Innovation Program 2019

Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the YSI Global Innovation Program, with Deputy Chief of Mission Mariel Algabre

12 August 2019, Oslo – Mr. Earl Anthony Pagatpat, Filipino participant in the Young Sustainable Impact (YSI) Global Innovation Program 2019, is developing a mobile app that would help Filipino farmers increase their yield throughout the year. Through the YSI Global Innovation Program, Mr. Pagatpat hopes to pitch his startup to different companies and organizations in Norway.

Mr. Pagatpat is among the 27 applicants meticulously selected by YSI, out of the more than 12,500 applications it received from over 178 nations. He is a 2017 MBA graduate of the Asian Institute of Management.

YSI is a global non-profit organization that brings together young talents and startup companies from all over the world to create and implement actual solutions to the 17 Sustainable Development Goals set by the United Nations, through entrepreneurship. Details on the YSI may be found at http://ysiglobal.com/. END