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Leveraging Networks

​How might we activate existing support networks and institutions to deliver quality products, services and care?

Parents around the world are already connected to a network of extended family, community institutions, schools, churches, etc. where they seek support, information and advice. 

​How might we activate existing support networks and institutions to deliver quality products, services and care?

 

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As families struggle just to put food on the table, and the education system focuses mainly on academics, empathy is the missing ingredient lost in the shuffle that isn't being taught and sorely needs to be taught to all children.

As families struggle just to put food on the table, and the education system focuses mainly on academics, empathy is the missing ingredient lost in the shuffle that isn't being taught and sorely needs to be taught to all children.

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There are many organisations out in the world who are already providng support to low income communities, whether it is financial or physical support. We should therefore exploit these ties and these organisations that are already well established so

There are many organisations out in the world who are already providng support to low income communities, whether it is financial or physical support. We should therefore exploit these ties and these organisations that are already well established so

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By creating a crowd-funding program, for people with social purpose that would like to help marginalized communities. The fund collected from the program, will be used to employ a group of people that could help in educating less favourable people to

By creating a crowd-funding program, for people with social purpose that would like to help marginalized communities. The fund collected from the program, will be used to employ a group of people that could help in educating less favourable people to

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Touching upon a little of each mission, the h+ (Improving Health) I.C.E. (Information Consultancy Entertainment) Truck will be a mobile solution to deliver critical information on parenting (positive propaganda on the outside of the truck), with a sa

Touching upon a little of each mission, the h+ (Improving Health) I.C.E. (Information Consultancy Entertainment) Truck will be a mobile solution to deliver critical information on parenting (positive propaganda on the outside of the truck), with a sa

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Seeking information from communities, churches and institutions can be challenging. And it's hard to know who to trust or who to ask. Using text messaging to build from existing networks of people you already know and feel comfortable asking.

Seeking information from communities, churches and institutions can be challenging. And it's hard to know who to trust or who to ask. Using text messaging to build from existing networks of people you already know and feel comfortable asking.

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We all know that word of mouth is the oldest, lowest-tech and most effective way of spreading information. So how do we inspire people to share their knowledge about existing resources?

We all know that word of mouth is the oldest, lowest-tech and most effective way of spreading information. So how do we inspire people to share their knowledge about existing resources?

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Turn  a room in the daycare center into vocacional training places. The babies will be in the daycare while their parents are learning a new profession and also how to better take care of their children.

Turn a room in the daycare center into vocacional training places. The babies will be in the daycare while their parents are learning a new profession and also how to better take care of their children.

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For a child, their parents are the role model of their life. They represent safety, comfort and hope even when times are difficult. But when life gets in the way, and parents cannot deal with their own internal/external issues, how can we expect them

For a child, their parents are the role model of their life. They represent safety, comfort and hope even when times are difficult. But when life gets in the way, and parents cannot deal with their own internal/external issues, how can we expect them

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Community Radio programs. Interactive, Q&A, Tell your story, Quiz like radio program. Programs are pre recorded, local experts discuss various topics about child development, from maternity to childhood.
Listeners can call in, or text to interact wi

Community Radio programs. Interactive, Q&A, Tell your story, Quiz like radio program. Programs are pre recorded, local experts discuss various topics about child development, from maternity to childhood. Listeners can call in, or text to interact wi

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Anganwadi network comprises main women health worker who are trained to educate women in rural India about child care issues like immunization, healthy food, clean water, clean toilets and a learning environment for infants, toddlers and pre-schooler

Anganwadi network comprises main women health worker who are trained to educate women in rural India about child care issues like immunization, healthy food, clean water, clean toilets and a learning environment for infants, toddlers and pre-schooler

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