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Social endeavor teaches communities to originate sustainable properties

People at work building their own home | Photo source Echale Innovation Property & Construction Social enterprise teaches communities to build sustainable houses Property & Construction An adobe-based building system uses local materials and is produced on-site using cold processes Spotted: In Mexico, housing is considered to be the main asset of a family —…

AR nature tracking app gamifies studying

All images on the app contribute towards a worldwide database | Photo source WWF Innovation Science AR nature tracking app gamifies learning Science The Seek app provides immediate identification and encourages users to take photos to earn badges and unlock additional features Spotted: The Seek app makes learning about the surrounding environment fun and easy.…

mend sustainable model’s multi-billion greenback funding gap – Vogue Industry

Key takeaways:The fashion industry might need to invest up to $30 billion per year on sustainability, or many multiples of what it is currently spending.Many brands and fashion-interested funds are either unwilling or unable to pay for significant infrastructural changes, although there is some sign of cross-company collaboration.It's too early to tell if the rise…

An automation competition is utilizing a more sustainable society

Five years ago, the United Nations set out its Sustainable Development Goals, a blueprint that all UN members unanimously adopted in order to “end poverty, protect the planet and ensure international peace and prosperity”.These 17 specific targets were the result of years of consultation and have been put in place to encourage all Member States…

Telangana Explain and MedTechConnect delivery Accomplishing Tej

An initiative to provide open innovation testbeds to accelerate MedTech innovationsHYDERABAD, India, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to provide a platform which can enable aspiring entrepreneurs to test their innovative ideas in the field of medical technologies, The Government of Telangana and MedTechConnect, a platform founded by Cyient and Xynteo's India2022 coalition have joined…

Telangana Say and MedTechConnect open Venture Tej

An initiative to provide open innovation testbeds to accelerate MedTech innovationsHYDERABAD, India, Feb. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In order to provide a platform which can enable aspiring entrepreneurs to test their innovative ideas in the field of medical technologies, The Government of Telangana and MedTechConnect, a platform founded by Cyient and Xynteo's India2022 coalition have joined…

NFC Forum Innovation Awards Open for 2020 Submissions At the moment

WAKEFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The NFC Forum, the global standards body and advocacy association for Near Field Communication (NFC), announced today a call for entries officially opening submissions for the third global NFC Forum Innovation Awards competition to recognize innovative NFC products, services and applications. For more information and to enter: https://nfcforum.secure-platform.com/a/. There is no cost to…

Would possibly possibly well Micron Change into a Millionaire-Maker Inventory?

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) is one of the most volatile tech stocks in the market. But could this very volatility be what helps turn it into a millionaire-maker investment for shareholders over the long term? There are many cases of leading tech companies delivering results that would have made buy-and-hold investors huge fortunes from small initial…

Breakdown or Step forward? Degrowth and the Sizable Transition

Yves here. While most people respond better to positive messaging, I find “degrowth” to be far too sanitized a term for the sort of consumption cutbacks we all have to make to have any hope of averting the worst climate and species loss outcomes. A big problem is most of us depend economically on infrastructure…

Osram One of many 20 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World

MUNICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Environmental protection and sustainable management are two of the dominant topics of the World Economic Forum in Davos. The most sustainable companies in the world are awarded every year by the Canadian research company Corporate Knights. Osram made it as the most sustainable company in Germany to the worldwide top 20. The high-tech company…

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The arena by the eyes of 1 photographer

(CNN) — Whether traveling through the vast floodplains of Africa or Thailand's lush mangrove forests, when photographer Michael Poliza explores the world, he practices one principle: take nothing but pictures and leave nothing but footprints.Over the last two decades, Poliza has traveled to almost 180 countries to capture vibrant and spirited photos focused on intimate…

Why we prefer to have an even time social entrepreneurs

Athe end of 2019 I had the chance to participate to Unleash as a “ mentor”. Unleash is an amazing program gathering hundreds of social entrepreneurs building social startups in a week, to address the Sustainable Development Goals.At this event something became clear, the tools used to support for profit or even mixed non/for profit…

10 teams draw shut Aarohan Social Innovation Awards

The Infosys Foundation on Wednesday felicitated winners of the second edition of the ‘Aarohan Social Innovation Awards 2019’, which recognise and reward individuals, teams, and NGOs for creating innovative solutions to support the underprivileged and marginalised in India.Five teams won the ‘Gold Award’ with a prize of ₹20 lakh for each team. The ‘Silver Award’…

Infosys award for three

Youngsters develop sewer cleaning robot Three young engineers from the State who developed Bandicoot, a robot designed to clean manholes, have been selected for the Gold award of the Aarohan Social Innovation Awards instituted by the Infosys Foundation. The award comprises a cash prize of ₹20 lakh.Rashid K., Vimal Govind M.K. and Nikhil N.P. won…

EU Tax Commissioner Slams US Plans on Tech Tax

A global reform of the taxation of corporate digital revenues is very unlikely if the United States continues backing a "safe harbour" plan which would allow firms to choose how to be taxed, European Union tax commissioner Paolo Gentiloni said on Tuesday. Outdated cross-border tax rules are set to be rewritten under a joint pledge…
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