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Let's go back for the ones left behind

Friend groups would not only donate but volunteer to search through the ruins of the zone where the conflict took place and help restore.

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What specific problem(s) are you trying to address?

I'd like to get rid of the feeling of abandonment for the victims. Conflicts like this not only affect them physically but also have a great impact on their mental health.

What are some of your unanswered questions about the problem(s) you are working to address?

Is there anyone helping these people in any way by now? How are people reacting to the existing solution, if any?

Explain Your Idea

There should be a group of people willing to go back and provide comfort and resources after the trauma.

Where will your idea be implemented?

  • Bangladesh
  • Ethiopia
  • Ghana
  • Pakistan

What is the primary type of emergency setting where your innovation would operate?

  • Armed conflict
  • Community at risk of disaster

Organizational Characteristics

  • Women-led organization
  • Locally/community-led organization


Join the conversation:

Photo of Eunice Kajala

Expand your idea, on how are you going to help individuals in those areas with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.

Photo of Kriss Castillo

Thank you! Will definitely look more into that