On the 20th October 2011 Marc was the proud receiver of the Economists 2011 Award for Social and Economic Innovation. Marc joins an impressive list of previous winners in this category. Here is what Tom Standage, Digital Editor at The Economist had to say: “Marc Koska’s determination to prevent the deadly reuse of syringes has saved millions of lives. His invention shows that effective innovations need not be complex or expensive to achieve dramatic results, making him a worthy winner of our social & economic innovation award". To see Tom's view on winning this award click here.
Click here to see the 2011 Winners.