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What can we learn from analogous contexts - other programs, services, campaigns and caregiving relationships - that will expand our thinking for this challenge?

For this challenge, we'll want to gather lots of inspiration from other fields. For example, what sorts of campaigns have been extremely effective in changing people's behavior? What are organizations or companies in other fields doing to share information in communities with low literacy rates? This sort of research will help expand our thinking and unearth new insights. 

What can we learn from analogous contexts – other programs, services, campaigns and caregiving relationships – that will expand our thinking for this challenge? 

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The rapidly increasing poverty,and urbanization are tearing apart the social fabric that used to emphasize connectedness and collaboration in the Uganda community in turn being replaced with individualism, greed and materialism. A child used to be

The rapidly increasing poverty,and urbanization are tearing apart the social fabric that used to emphasize connectedness and collaboration in the Uganda community in turn being replaced with individualism, greed and materialism. A child used to be

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In the case of indigenous and minorities ethnic groups, it's critical for any project to pay attention to the traditions and values of the group attended.

Children usually have an active role within traditional communities, including economic ones

In the case of indigenous and minorities ethnic groups, it's critical for any project to pay attention to the traditions and values of the group attended. Children usually have an active role within traditional communities, including economic ones

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It turns out that "roughly 35 billion loads of laundry are washed each year in the United States, with 90% of the energy used going toward heating the water".  

A few years ago Seventh Generation (an all natural soap company) tried to decrease the

It turns out that "roughly 35 billion loads of laundry are washed each year in the United States, with 90% of the energy used going toward heating the water". A few years ago Seventh Generation (an all natural soap company) tried to decrease the

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We seek to develop clean transportation that is accessible to those without other forms of private or public transportation through the use of bike sponsorship programs between the US and Mexico City Mexico, Sao Paulo Brazil, and Santiago Chile.  The

We seek to develop clean transportation that is accessible to those without other forms of private or public transportation through the use of bike sponsorship programs between the US and Mexico City Mexico, Sao Paulo Brazil, and Santiago Chile. The

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In the inspiration phase some participants mentioned that becoming a parent, especially if you are very young, is demanding and can also overburden. 

Babysitting Training is a very common - sometimes even required - training if you are going to ta

In the inspiration phase some participants mentioned that becoming a parent, especially if you are very young, is demanding and can also overburden. Babysitting Training is a very common - sometimes even required - training if you are going to ta

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In Asia, Coca-Cola Co. is handing out unusual bottle caps that turn empty plastic bottles into totally new objects, like paintbrushes, water squirt guns, lamps and pencil sharpeners.

During our meetup we were wondering if the new objects could als

In Asia, Coca-Cola Co. is handing out unusual bottle caps that turn empty plastic bottles into totally new objects, like paintbrushes, water squirt guns, lamps and pencil sharpeners. During our meetup we were wondering if the new objects could als

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Missed call is often used by people in low income groups to tell a message to the other person. For example Missed call could suggest that "I m waiting somethere" or ' Call me' etc. Bring up a kid can be a hard task for mothers .even with educated pa

Missed call is often used by people in low income groups to tell a message to the other person. For example Missed call could suggest that "I m waiting somethere" or ' Call me' etc. Bring up a kid can be a hard task for mothers .even with educated pa

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Health is an important aspect to have a good growth and development of a children. and Health comes with Hygiene. Low income communities in developing world are devoid of any education on Hygiene. A hand wash campaign by a soap company made me realiz

Health is an important aspect to have a good growth and development of a children. and Health comes with Hygiene. Low income communities in developing world are devoid of any education on Hygiene. A hand wash campaign by a soap company made me realiz

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In Brazil, it's still innovative use spiritual principles like yoga to help children develop an holistic overview of their life and the world around them: relationships with peers and community, environment, values.

In case of traditional communit

In Brazil, it's still innovative use spiritual principles like yoga to help children develop an holistic overview of their life and the world around them: relationships with peers and community, environment, values. In case of traditional communit

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During a recent research trip to Kenya, I encountered Jamii Smart, an mHealth platform in Kenya whose key stakeholders include the Kenyan Ministry of Health, World Vision, Safaricom, and Aga Khan University. Jamii Smart's ultimate goal is to estab

During a recent research trip to Kenya, I encountered Jamii Smart, an mHealth platform in Kenya whose key stakeholders include the Kenyan Ministry of Health, World Vision, Safaricom, and Aga Khan University. Jamii Smart's ultimate goal is to estab

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Parents dream for their children and work hard to help these dreams come true. How can one support these parents?

'SAPNA' (noun) in the Hindi and Urdu languages means 'Dream'. 

Here's a story of how 17,793 nails changed the future of children o

Parents dream for their children and work hard to help these dreams come true. How can one support these parents? 'SAPNA' (noun) in the Hindi and Urdu languages means 'Dream'. Here's a story of how 17,793 nails changed the future of children o

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Quite often people living in low income communities are in environments which are far from what others define as normal. It could be war, poverty or lack of parents or abusive ones.  This is one inspiration which i found online. 


Sirkhane is a s

Quite often people living in low income communities are in environments which are far from what others define as normal. It could be war, poverty or lack of parents or abusive ones. This is one inspiration which i found online. Sirkhane is a s

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