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An affordable asbestos encapsulating paint that seals-in "friable" asbestos, and reduces exposure to air-borne particulates.  Rooftops for Health's goal is to establish a social business that will produce and sell asbestos abatement paints within the

An affordable asbestos encapsulating paint that seals-in "friable" asbestos, and reduces exposure to air-borne particulates. Rooftops for Health's goal is to establish a social business that will produce and sell asbestos abatement paints within the

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Produce and sell cooking stoves that consume less energy and spread less particles, diminishing the risk of respiratory diseases on women.

Produce and sell cooking stoves that consume less energy and spread less particles, diminishing the risk of respiratory diseases on women.

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Creating a social business that compliments coffee drinking or nutritious eating could allow for an opportunity to bring awareness of the idea of health while also providing a value-add to the coffee growing opportunity that already occurs. Imagine b

Creating a social business that compliments coffee drinking or nutritious eating could allow for an opportunity to bring awareness of the idea of health while also providing a value-add to the coffee growing opportunity that already occurs. Imagine b

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This is an idea developed based on Architecture Commons'  "Community Kitchen Caldas - eating inexpensive and healthy meals together!"

This is an idea developed based on Architecture Commons' "Community Kitchen Caldas - eating inexpensive and healthy meals together!"

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This is basically an idea for an import business specialized in affordable and low cost medical devices (ranging from simple thermometers to potentially more sophisticated diagnostic imaging equipment). The idea is to import such medical devices and/

This is basically an idea for an import business specialized in affordable and low cost medical devices (ranging from simple thermometers to potentially more sophisticated diagnostic imaging equipment). The idea is to import such medical devices and/

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InVenture believes that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have the potential to create lasting economic development in under-served communities, and that the best way to unleash this potential is through investing, not lending.

InVenture believes that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have the potential to create lasting economic development in under-served communities, and that the best way to unleash this potential is through investing, not lending.

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I imagine local radio stations could be popular. I have the idea of using a radio program as answering lots of questions from people, will have big benefit and largest spread in a region where there is large distances to travel.

I imagine local radio stations could be popular. I have the idea of using a radio program as answering lots of questions from people, will have big benefit and largest spread in a region where there is large distances to travel.

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Building on the solar power inspirations that I found, I want to build the solar powered community. Using this, people can power their homes, their phones and we could build solar powered cooking areas...

Building on the solar power inspirations that I found, I want to build the solar powered community. Using this, people can power their homes, their phones and we could build solar powered cooking areas...

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My "Etsy(+)" concept leverages Etsy's global e-commerce website to sell authentic handmade arts & crafts work made by people of specific impoverished regions, giving customers the (+) pricing option to donate additional support to a specific caus

My "Etsy(+)" concept leverages Etsy's global e-commerce website to sell authentic handmade arts & crafts work made by people of specific impoverished regions, giving customers the (+) pricing option to donate additional support to a specific caus

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Use sewage to generate power.  Any household that contributes to the plant will receive subsidized health goods and preventative care.  This will be financed by selling the energy that is produced.

Use sewage to generate power. Any household that contributes to the plant will receive subsidized health goods and preventative care. This will be financed by selling the energy that is produced.

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Design some type of game together with several groups and teams of people in Caldas. The fundamentals and mechanics of the games can be to distribute small bits of knowledge and info around health (prevention, nutrition, medicine, hospitals...) and/o

Design some type of game together with several groups and teams of people in Caldas. The fundamentals and mechanics of the games can be to distribute small bits of knowledge and info around health (prevention, nutrition, medicine, hospitals...) and/o

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The idea is to spread this project through the Manizales Fair which is recognized worldwide. In that way we seek to encourage the trade of food and typical local objects, such as Arepas, the Hogao (stew made with onions and tomato), Porridge and obje

The idea is to spread this project through the Manizales Fair which is recognized worldwide. In that way we seek to encourage the trade of food and typical local objects, such as Arepas, the Hogao (stew made with onions and tomato), Porridge and obje

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