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Mayors Challenge: synAthina: A Public Platform for Engaging Citizens in Reform

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“a public platform in Athens to improve city life and engaging citizens”
Mayors Challenge: synAthina: A Public Platform for Engaging Citizens in Reform
WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS?
“a public platform in Athens to improve city life and engaging citizens”
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Mayors Challenge: synAthina: A Public Platform for Engaging Citizens in Reform

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “a public platform in Athens to improve city life and engaging citizens”
Theme 22:

Social Innovation

All innovations have an impact on society implicitly. But innovation can be used explicitly to break barriers and enforce social change. We call that social innovation.

2015 WISE Award Winner: Al Bairaq, Qatar (Learning World S6E7, 1/2)

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“Al Bairaq provides hands-on-science education for secondary school students in Qatar and aims to stimulate local interest in STEM.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Al Bairaq, Qatar (Learning World S6E7, 1/2)
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“Al Bairaq provides hands-on-science education for secondary school students in Qatar and aims to stimulate local interest in STEM.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Al Bairaq, Qatar (Learning World S6E7, 1/2)

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Al Bairaq provides hands-on-science education for secondary school students in Qatar and aims to stimulate local interest in STEM.”

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2015 WISE Award Winner: Videobooks from Argentina (Learning World S6E7, 2/2)

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“Videobooks is aimed at deaf people and tells commonly known stories in written Spanish and Argentine sign language along with a voice-over.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Videobooks from Argentina (Learning World S6E7, 2/2)
WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS?
“Videobooks is aimed at deaf people and tells commonly known stories in written Spanish and Argentine sign language along with a voice-over.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Videobooks from Argentina (Learning World S6E7, 2/2)

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Videobooks is aimed at deaf people and tells commonly known stories in written Spanish and Argentine sign language along with a voice-over.”

2015 WISE Award Winner: Talking Book Program from Ghana

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“Talking Book is an audio computer and a source of important information on health and agricultural practices for rural communities in Ghana.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Talking Book Program from Ghana
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“Talking Book is an audio computer and a source of important information on health and agricultural practices for rural communities in Ghana.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Talking Book Program from Ghana

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Talking Book is an audio computer and a source of important information on health and agricultural practices for rural communities in Ghana.”

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2015 WISE Award Winner: Nafham from Egypt (Learning World S06E05, 2/2)

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“Nafham is a crowdsourced online platform providing k-12 educational content in Arabic, organized by syllabus and educational level.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Nafham from Egypt (Learning World S06E05, 2/2)
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“Nafham is a crowdsourced online platform providing k-12 educational content in Arabic, organized by syllabus and educational level.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Nafham from Egypt (Learning World S06E05, 2/2)

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Nafham is a crowdsourced online platform providing k-12 educational content in Arabic, organized by syllabus and educational level.”

2015 WISE Award Winner: Bridge International Academies from Kenya

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“Bridge International Academies has designed an Academy-in-a-Box model to provide affordable and scalable private education.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Bridge International Academies from Kenya
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“Bridge International Academies has designed an Academy-in-a-Box model to provide affordable and scalable private education.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: Bridge International Academies from Kenya

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Bridge International Academies has designed an Academy-in-a-Box model to provide affordable and scalable private education.”

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2015 WISE Award Winner: The Educate! Experience from Uganda (Learning World S06E05, 1/2)

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“The Educate! Experience partners with secondary schools across Uganda to give students practical skills and training in entrepreneurship.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: The Educate! Experience from Uganda (Learning World S06E05, 1/2)
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“The Educate! Experience partners with secondary schools across Uganda to give students practical skills and training in entrepreneurship.”
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2015 WISE Award Winner: The Educate! Experience from Uganda (Learning World S06E05, 1/2)

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The Educate! Experience partners with secondary schools across Uganda to give students practical skills and training in entrepreneurship.”

2016 WISE Award Winner: Ideas Box, France

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“The Ideas Box is a mobile education unit consisting of compact media centers with laptops/cameras/books/games to support refugees.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Ideas Box, France
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“The Ideas Box is a mobile education unit consisting of compact media centers with laptops/cameras/books/games to support refugees.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Ideas Box, France

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The Ideas Box is a mobile education unit consisting of compact media centers with laptops/cameras/books/games to support refugees.”

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2016 WISE Award Winner: JUMP Math, Canada

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“JUMP Math uses the 'guided discovery' method to teach K to 8 math. It uses mostly free resources (very detailed guides) for teachers.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: JUMP Math, Canada
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“JUMP Math uses the 'guided discovery' method to teach K to 8 math. It uses mostly free resources (very detailed guides) for teachers.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: JUMP Math, Canada

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “JUMP Math uses the 'guided discovery' method to teach K to 8 math. It uses mostly free resources (very detailed guides) for teachers.”

2016 WISE Award Winner: Education for Growth and Value Creation, Lebanon

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“Education for Growth & Value Creation in Lebanon supports the socio-economic status of rural women through vocational education in tourism.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Education for Growth and Value Creation, Lebanon
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“Education for Growth & Value Creation in Lebanon supports the socio-economic status of rural women through vocational education in tourism.”
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WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Education for Growth & Value Creation in Lebanon supports the socio-economic status of rural women through vocational education in tourism.”

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2016 WISE Award Winner: Tara Akshar, India

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“Tara Akshar works to reduce high rates of adult illiteracy among Indian women, through a computerized program that uses the Laubach method.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Tara Akshar, India
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“Tara Akshar works to reduce high rates of adult illiteracy among Indian women, through a computerized program that uses the Laubach method.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Tara Akshar, India

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Tara Akshar works to reduce high rates of adult illiteracy among Indian women, through a computerized program that uses the Laubach method.”

2016 WISE Award Winner: Little Ripples, USA

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“Little Ripples is a project in Chad that reduces the barrier to early childhood (3-5 yrs) education among refugees through home education.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Little Ripples, USA
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“Little Ripples is a project in Chad that reduces the barrier to early childhood (3-5 yrs) education among refugees through home education.”
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2016 WISE Award Winner: Little Ripples, USA

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Little Ripples is a project in Chad that reduces the barrier to early childhood (3-5 yrs) education among refugees through home education.”

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From ashes to blocks, Rebuilding Gaza using Greencake

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“These new Green Cake bricks are partly made of ashes. It's stronger, half the weight and one third of the costs of normal bricks.”
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From ashes to blocks, Rebuilding Gaza using Greencake
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“These new Green Cake bricks are partly made of ashes. It's stronger, half the weight and one third of the costs of normal bricks.”
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From ashes to blocks, Rebuilding Gaza using Greencake

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “These new Green Cake bricks are partly made of ashes. It's stronger, half the weight and one third of the costs of normal bricks.”

Producing drinking water from fog: CloudFisher

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“WasserStiftung's CloudFisher nets harvest fog and turn it into water. It's strong, doesn't require electricity and hardly any maintenance.”
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Producing drinking water from fog: CloudFisher
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“WasserStiftung's CloudFisher nets harvest fog and turn it into water. It's strong, doesn't require electricity and hardly any maintenance.”
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Producing drinking water from fog: CloudFisher

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “WasserStiftung's CloudFisher nets harvest fog and turn it into water. It's strong, doesn't require electricity and hardly any maintenance.”

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Right Under Their Feet

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“These treadle pumps by Kickstart International do not require fuel or electricity and help farmers in Africa to raise their everyday income.”
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Right Under Their Feet
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“These treadle pumps by Kickstart International do not require fuel or electricity and help farmers in Africa to raise their everyday income.”
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Right Under Their Feet

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “These treadle pumps by Kickstart International do not require fuel or electricity and help farmers in Africa to raise their everyday income.”
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Solid Rain brings relief to drought stricken Mexico Video Reuters

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“The potassium-based powder Solid Rain helps farmers battle droughts. It can absorb up to 500x its volume in water and hold it up to 8 years.”
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Solid Rain brings relief to drought stricken Mexico Video Reuters
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“The potassium-based powder Solid Rain helps farmers battle droughts. It can absorb up to 500x its volume in water and hold it up to 8 years.”
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Solid Rain brings relief to drought stricken Mexico Video Reuters

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How Street Wisdom Changed My Life | Nick Hammond | TEDxRoyalTunbridgeWells

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“this is my TED talk on the how social enterprise 'Street Wisdom' changed my life. ”
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How Street Wisdom Changed My Life | Nick Hammond | TEDxRoyalTunbridgeWells
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“this is my TED talk on the how social enterprise 'Street Wisdom' changed my life. ”
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WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “this is my TED talk on the how social enterprise 'Street Wisdom' changed my life. ”

Oview Crowdfunding Campaign

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“this video is about a new tool for upgrade democracy! Oview is a mobile App for building a digital democracy. News, votes and statistics !! ”
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Oview Crowdfunding Campaign
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“this video is about a new tool for upgrade democracy! Oview is a mobile App for building a digital democracy. News, votes and statistics !! ”
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Rural South Africans embrace clean energy solutions

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“A great story that shows the impact of SANEDI's investments in poor communities and their clean energy projects like this one.”
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Rural South Africans embrace clean energy solutions
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“A great story that shows the impact of SANEDI's investments in poor communities and their clean energy projects like this one.”
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Rural South Africans embrace clean energy solutions

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “A great story that shows the impact of SANEDI's investments in poor communities and their clean energy projects like this one.”

Safe Access to Fuel and Energy: Cross-Sectoral Programming to Protect Women

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“The World Food Programme has initiated SAFE, which focuses on giving women safe access to cooking fuel, a.o. with fuel-efficient stoves.”
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Safe Access to Fuel and Energy: Cross-Sectoral Programming to Protect Women
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“The World Food Programme has initiated SAFE, which focuses on giving women safe access to cooking fuel, a.o. with fuel-efficient stoves.”
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Safe Access to Fuel and Energy: Cross-Sectoral Programming to Protect Women

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The World Food Programme has initiated SAFE, which focuses on giving women safe access to cooking fuel, a.o. with fuel-efficient stoves.”

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Mayors Challenge: synAthina: A Public Platform for Engaging Citizens in Reform

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“a public platform in Athens to improve city life and engaging citizens”
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Mayors Challenge: synAthina: A Public Platform for Engaging Citizens in Reform
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“a public platform in Athens to improve city life and engaging citizens”
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1%CLUB - YOU MAKE IT WORK

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“1%Club is an online platform where people from developing countries can find resources to implement projects important for local community.”
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1%CLUB - YOU MAKE IT WORK
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“1%Club is an online platform where people from developing countries can find resources to implement projects important for local community.”
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1%CLUB - YOU MAKE IT WORK

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “1%Club is an online platform where people from developing countries can find resources to implement projects important for local community.”
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Final August

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“SOURCE by Zero Mass Water is a solar panel that collects water from air and by purifying & mineralising it transforms into drinking water.”
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Final August
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“SOURCE by Zero Mass Water is a solar panel that collects water from air and by purifying & mineralising it transforms into drinking water.”
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Final August

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “SOURCE by Zero Mass Water is a solar panel that collects water from air and by purifying & mineralising it transforms into drinking water.”
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Will Bots Replace Lawyers? - Joshua Browder (DoNotPay)

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“DoNotPay is a 'robot lawyer' by Joshua Browder to help motorists to appeal driving tickets automatically and avoid paying legal fees.”
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Will Bots Replace Lawyers? - Joshua Browder (DoNotPay)
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“DoNotPay is a 'robot lawyer' by Joshua Browder to help motorists to appeal driving tickets automatically and avoid paying legal fees.”
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Will Bots Replace Lawyers? - Joshua Browder (DoNotPay)

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Digital Africa : CITYTAPS

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“The pay-as-you-go water system by CityTaps enables poor families to get access to running water in their homes. Pay with a smartphone!”
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Digital Africa : CITYTAPS
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“The pay-as-you-go water system by CityTaps enables poor families to get access to running water in their homes. Pay with a smartphone!”
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Digital Africa : CITYTAPS

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “The pay-as-you-go water system by CityTaps enables poor families to get access to running water in their homes. Pay with a smartphone!”

Disaster Mesh

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“Disaster Mesh, an air-dropped WiFi network that collects data on immediate needs, helps disaster relief organizations to allocate resources.”
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Disaster Mesh
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“Disaster Mesh, an air-dropped WiFi network that collects data on immediate needs, helps disaster relief organizations to allocate resources.”
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Pavegen brings first people-powered football pitch to Nigeria

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“Really cool, this Pavegen soccer pitch in Nigeria is lit by kinetic energy. It converts energy from players' footsteps into electricity.”
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Pavegen brings first people-powered football pitch to Nigeria
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“Really cool, this Pavegen soccer pitch in Nigeria is lit by kinetic energy. It converts energy from players' footsteps into electricity.”
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Pavegen brings first people-powered football pitch to Nigeria

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Really cool, this Pavegen soccer pitch in Nigeria is lit by kinetic energy. It converts energy from players' footsteps into electricity.”
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3 Minute Animation Explaining Play the City

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“Play the City is an urban planning company using gaming method to establish a dialog between all stakeholders and facilitate the process.”
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3 Minute Animation Explaining Play the City
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“Play the City is an urban planning company using gaming method to establish a dialog between all stakeholders and facilitate the process.”
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3 Minute Animation Explaining Play the City

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Farm Hack

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“Farm Hack is skill-sharing open-source platform to unite community of farmers and non-farmers where they can learn from each other.”
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Farm Hack
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“Farm Hack is skill-sharing open-source platform to unite community of farmers and non-farmers where they can learn from each other.”
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NERD BASICS LIKES:NOISEBRIDGE

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“Noisebridge is an open space in SF, CA that started as a hackerspace, but continued as a community hub for makers, artists and inventors.”
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NERD BASICS LIKES:NOISEBRIDGE
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“Noisebridge is an open space in SF, CA that started as a hackerspace, but continued as a community hub for makers, artists and inventors.”
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Meet Amy Kaherl//Founder, Detroit Soup

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“Detroit Soup is a program which funds creative projects: participants pay a 5$ donation for dinner and then vote for the pitched ideas.”
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Meet Amy Kaherl//Founder, Detroit Soup
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“Detroit Soup is a program which funds creative projects: participants pay a 5$ donation for dinner and then vote for the pitched ideas.”
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Meet Amy Kaherl//Founder, Detroit Soup

WHY SHOULD YOU WATCH THIS? “Detroit Soup is a program which funds creative projects: participants pay a 5$ donation for dinner and then vote for the pitched ideas.”