Social Entrepreneur and Founder of MUrgency, Shaffi Mather traveled to Nairobi at the invitation of US Government to attend the 2015 Global Economic Summit in Nairobi jointly hosted by US President Barack Obama and Kenyan President John Kenyatta.
The Summit was part of US Government’s focused efforts to support entrepreneurship and social entrepreneurship. This is the third summit Shaffi Mather is attending with the US Govt since such an initiative began in 2010 after he was invited by the US President as one of the four entrepreneurs from India to the first Summit held in Washington DC. Shaffi also attended the special dinner hosted by Kenyan President as part of the Summit.
Shaffi Mather presented his views on Social Entrepreneurship to provide services to the poorer sections of the society and on the One Global Emergency Response Network which he said is the need of the day to save lives which are otherwise being lost due to lack of timely medical care.