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Making the best of what you have

Here is a kid from Africa who is thrifty and innovative enough to inspire the academics at MIT.

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Despite the limited resources he had access to, what made him pursue his inventions? What motivates him?

Although such cases are rare, it is a good glimpse in to what is possible if the youth is motivated and their energy is channeled in a productive direction. 

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So glad someone shared this here, Faiz. Also takes me back to this post on matching needs: https://openideo.com/challenge/youth-employment-pathways/research/learn-to-identify-resources-and-need Looking forward to seeing more of you on conversations across this challenge...