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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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OhmyNews
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OhmyNews

In an interview in the New York Times in early 2003, Oh Yeon-ho, the founder and CEO of OhmyNews says his motivation in launching the website was to…
SIX
10 April 2008
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The Tree Bury for Recall
Wellbeing

The Tree Bury for Recall

The “tree bury” proposes planting a tree as a form of both symbolic and actual burial, burying the ashes of the dead and planting a tree over it…
20 February 2008Cate Newnessmith
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Shanghai Group Purchase
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Shanghai Group Purchase

Group purchase is an activity organized throughthe internet platform,where groups of consumers who have same commodity in mind, bargain and purchase…
20 February 2008Cate Newnessmith
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Handa Rehabilitation and Welfare Association
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Handa Rehabilitation and Welfare Association

HANDA association supplies the service and offers opportunities to individuals affected by leprosy so that they can regain/maintain self-confidence…
SIX
20 February 2008
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Luoshan Community Service Centre - Shanghai, China
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Luoshan Community Service Centre - Shanghai, China

The Luoshan Community Service Centre is currently the only open style group house for elderly people in China, combining a service centre for youth…
SIX
20 February 2008
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Warm-hearted Supermarket - United social power for sustainability
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Warm-hearted Supermarket - United social power for sustainability

TheWarm-hearted Supermarket is a new kind of social organization that provides free basic goodsfor people in difficulty. The supermarket is supplie…
20 February 2008Cate Newnessmith
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Community support for agriculture
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Community support for agriculture

Ainonghui” (the work group of communities support agriculture) established a bridge between urban young people and the natural (organic) agricultu…
20 February 2008Cate Newnessmith
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Living Consumption Co-op
Consumption

Living Consumption Co-op

Living Consumption Co-op: Collective Purchase Centre initiative relies on the purchasing power of consumers seeking a healthier and safer lifestyle,…
20 February 2008Julie Caulier Grice
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