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We often get bogged down in the problem we’re trying to solve and one of the best ways to snap out of it is to find inspiration in a completely unrelated context.

We often get bogged down in the problem we’re trying to solve and one of the best ways to snap out of it is to find inspiration in a completely unrelated context. Look at highly innovative approaches that have worked in very different communities or analogous problems in other fields. For example, think about other densely-populated spaces – like music festivals or conventions – and explore how they deal with safety, access to resources or network-building.

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For many women around the world, riding a crowded bus or riding the train alone at night can cause great anxiety. Unfortunately, sexual abuse in public spaces and 
mass transportation often seem unavoidable in urban areas. Does separation solve the

For many women around the world, riding a crowded bus or riding the train alone at night can cause great anxiety. Unfortunately, sexual abuse in public spaces and mass transportation often seem unavoidable in urban areas. Does separation solve the

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This video  portrays the life of a young girl across a year, showing a one-second glimpse from each day, take a look.

This video portrays the life of a young girl across a year, showing a one-second glimpse from each day, take a look.

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I found this article and video on PSFK's top stories of the week. Director Eleonore Pourriat has flipped gender roles on it's her with her 11 minutes short film. The YouTube description sums the film up: On what seems to be just another ordinary day,

I found this article and video on PSFK's top stories of the week. Director Eleonore Pourriat has flipped gender roles on it's her with her 11 minutes short film. The YouTube description sums the film up: On what seems to be just another ordinary day,

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This research piece by Matthew Desmond, a Harvard professor of Sociology, focuses on how impoverished U.S citizens create networks of family and friends in order to cope with the challenges of poverty

This research piece by Matthew Desmond, a Harvard professor of Sociology, focuses on how impoverished U.S citizens create networks of family and friends in order to cope with the challenges of poverty

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Swaraj lays stress on governance not by a hierarchical government, but self governance through individuals and community building. It means self-rule, making every individual of society capable of governing themselves.

Swaraj lays stress on governance not by a hierarchical government, but self governance through individuals and community building. It means self-rule, making every individual of society capable of governing themselves.

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Philips is pioneering the area of smart lighting, creating units that are responsive and able to collect data. What would happen if public lights were networked, outfitted with smart technology that could be centrally programmed, or responsive to ind

Philips is pioneering the area of smart lighting, creating units that are responsive and able to collect data. What would happen if public lights were networked, outfitted with smart technology that could be centrally programmed, or responsive to ind

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Limiting narratives we feed our children about what it is to be a woman and what it is to be a man.

Limiting narratives we feed our children about what it is to be a woman and what it is to be a man.

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Films have given the voice to a vulnerable category of people in the society by portraying love, courage and independence. By using young girls in various movies as the protagonists, two outputs could be achieved. 

1. Personification: young girls

Films have given the voice to a vulnerable category of people in the society by portraying love, courage and independence. By using young girls in various movies as the protagonists, two outputs could be achieved. 1. Personification: young girls

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In the world of Google Glass and contact lenses that measure glucose levels, might we be able to create contact lenses that can ensure safety and help law enforcement to better capture offenders.

In the world of Google Glass and contact lenses that measure glucose levels, might we be able to create contact lenses that can ensure safety and help law enforcement to better capture offenders.

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In the documentary, The Interrupters they use the theory posted by Janice Wong to reduce violence in Chicago. Furthermore, in the website of the organization which leads this initiative they have three action steps to implement this method of treatin

In the documentary, The Interrupters they use the theory posted by Janice Wong to reduce violence in Chicago. Furthermore, in the website of the organization which leads this initiative they have three action steps to implement this method of treatin

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There are currently no landmine survivors’ networks directed specifically towards women in Angola.

The Miss Landmine project is a possible nucleus for a national female landmine survivor’s network through a CBR (Community Based Rehabilitaion) -pro

There are currently no landmine survivors’ networks directed specifically towards women in Angola. The Miss Landmine project is a possible nucleus for a national female landmine survivor’s network through a CBR (Community Based Rehabilitaion) -pro

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"The vision of Operation H.O.P.E., Inc. is to help those who cannot help themselves by restoring their dignity, respecting their gifts and talents, and empowering them to rebuild their lives.​ Operation H.O.P.E., Inc. exists to provide comprehensive

"The vision of Operation H.O.P.E., Inc. is to help those who cannot help themselves by restoring their dignity, respecting their gifts and talents, and empowering them to rebuild their lives.​ Operation H.O.P.E., Inc. exists to provide comprehensive

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