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Citizens Use Technology to Fight Corruption in India
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Citizens Use Technology to Fight Corruption in India

This article was originally published on Diplomatic Courier and was written by Dana Liebelson. Recently, Yuvaraj Manoharan attempted to register a…
21 December 2010Dana Liebelson
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Flying from the Nest
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Flying from the Nest

In Afghanistan, faced with the education system in ruins, Aschiana and Aina (local NGO's) were able to create a training centre to teach multimedia…
3 August 2010Louise Pulford
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Grameen Danone Foods Ltd
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Grameen Danone Foods Ltd

Grameen Danone Foods Ltd. was started as a ‘social business enterprise’l in 2006 after Muhammad Yunus, the founder of Grameen Bank (famous for p…
15 January 2010Louise Pulford
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Aravind Eye Care Hospital
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Aravind Eye Care Hospital

The Aravind Eye Hospital is an Indian clinic for eye treatment that has been able to develop a sustainable method to provide access to eye care for…
15 December 2008Costanza Cappello
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Sampoorna & Saral: Stoves for healthy indoor cooking in rural and semi-urban India
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Sampoorna & Saral: Stoves for healthy indoor cooking in rural and semi-urban India

Saral and Sampoorna are low-tech stoves (Chulha) created by Philips Design, to fight sickness and deaths due to indoor air pollution from cooking a…
11 June 2008Scieceupsepek
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