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The SID Lab: Cameroon's first social innovation lab

Author: SID Lab
Published Date: 29 November 2012

The SID Lab has is Cameroon's first innovation lab and aims to develop innovative solutions to the challenges of development. This relatively new centre hopes to harness the knowledge of local people, taking a participatory approach to the design of its programmes.

Key areas of its work include finding innovative solutions to promote: government transparency, agriculture and rural development, health, education and environmental protection.

Current projects include: an online tool detailing government expenditure, and promoting innovative and cheap ways water is currently being promoted so that others can adopt successful solutions.

The SID lab is a relatively new, growing organisation. To find out more and to keep track of its progress please click here to go to the website.