World Trade Centre for the Poor
Jack developed a concern for toilets because he felt that there was much that could be done to improve the standard of sanitation in Asia. This led him to establish the Restroom Association of Singapore in 1998, and the World Toilet Organisation in 2001. More…
About This Talk
Today, 4 billion people are excluded from our global economy. Known as the Base of the Pyramid (BoP), the largest socioeconomic group in the world lives on less than $8 USD a day. “Toilet Man” Jack Sim discusses global poverty alleviation through the creation of a vibrant marketplace that respects the emotional and rational needs of the poor.