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To grow food and help to feed the refugees in East Africa.

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Explain your project idea (2,000 characters)

I intend to lease land and grow food to help feed the refugees in the refugee camps throughout East Africa.

Who are the beneficiaries? (1,000 characters)

Our beneficiaries are women and children in refugee camps throughout East Africa.

How is your idea unique? (1,000 characters)

Growing food is much cheaper than buying from the market.

Idea Proposal Stage (choose one)

  • Initial Design: I am exploring the idea, gathering the inspiration and information I need to test it with real users.

Tell us more about your organization/company (1 sentence and website URL)


Expertise in sector

  • 1-2 years

Organization Filing Status

  • Yes, we are a registered company.

In 3-4 sentences, tell us the inspiration or story that encouraged you to start this project.

I have been hearing in the media refugees complaining of lack of food.

Please explain how your selected topic areas are influenced, in the local context of your project (1,000 characters).

It will help create job opportunities for the communities around.

Who will work alongside your organization in the project idea? (1,000 characters)

The agricultural extension officers will help by providing farming technics.

Please share some of the top strengths identified in the community which your project will serve (500 characters)

When children have what to eat, they will be able to go to school.

Geographic Focus

East Africa.

How many months are required for the project idea? (500 characters)

12 months.

Did you submit this idea to our 2017 BridgeBuilder Challenge? (Y/N)

  • No


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