I thought abit about the natural vitamins and effects that people get from sun and daylight. For scandinavian people it is general knowledge that in the months of winter, get depressed and nutrientdeficient if we spend the whole working week indoors
Social innovation project in South Africa called The Wonderbag; insulation/heat retention cooking bag. The Wonderbag is saving low income residents money, reducing fire hazards in overpopulated urban areas and empowering women in the community.
InVenture unleashes the potential of developing entrepreneurs to lift themselves and their communities out of poverty by connecting individuals directly with these entrepreneurs, thus enabling the opportunity to create long-term substantial impact.
Guasca is a little village located in the center of the country, near to Bogotá. There is the Organic Producers Association where the main idea is the organic products as means to provide the wellbeing and nutritional learning to people.
"Whatever you may have to offer; to somebody else that can be a treasure." this is the main idea of the system. The bank of barter is based on the abilities and talents that each person has and by doing this they stimulate the exchange of services
Coffee husks can be used to make activated carbon used to make honeycomb monoliths. The waste product of the coffee industry can be used to make these monoliths which can be used in bio reactors to absorb methane.
In Himalayan communities it is expensive to transport LPG gas and there is a decrease in the amount of firewood that can be harvested from the mountain. An alternative and renewable source of energy is to use methane which is produces from manure
At #OpenSTORMSF, one of the themes that emerged was the idea of using creative incentives to encourage behavior change around health, whether it be for prevention or treatment. Below are some examples.