angelique smitGlobal X interviews Angelique Smit at the Global Social Benefit Incubator. Originally from the Netherlands, Angelique Smit is now based in Cambodia with Ideas at Work, where she helps market the Rope-Pump to low-income Cambodian villagers. The water pump is designed to improve the quality of lives of village women by lightening the burden of household water collection.

Watch this three-minute interview in which Angelique Smit tells Global X why she is an optimist: "Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare. I want to stay awake!"