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To commemorate our 25th anniversary, we are running a series of articles written by experts and inspiring individuals who have come to know and influence Olam over the years. Each has their own perspective on what it means to Transcend Boundaries – the meaning of 'Olam'. To see the full series, click the Transcending Boundaries tab under categories on the left.
  1. A cup half full: Collaborating for water securityMar 22, 2017

    Chris Brown
    Water is something most of us take for granted. We turn on the tap and it flows. We buy it in bottles. We use it to grow gardens and irrigate food crops. Yet it’s amongst the most precious natural capital on earth. But after decades of deliberation on policy and […]
  2. Changing and saving lives, one day at a time.Mar 08, 2017

    Simone Koopman
    Making a brave choice of living and working alone in West and South Africa, Dr Simone Koopman is an inspiration to women and doctors who make serving society their purpose of life. What or who inspired you to become a doctor in Africa? The doctor who was earlier working in […]