By digitizing indigenous designs for commercial use, Roots Studio connects tribal artists and villages to the global economy, generating new sources of income while preserving cultural traditions.
aQysta’s Barsha pump aims to deliver water for agricultural irrigation without fuel, electricity, operating expenses, or greenhouse gas emissions.
Civil, a journalism platform built on blockchain technology and funded by cryptocurrency, aims to protect reporters while restoring public trust in the fourth estate.
Girls Coding, a free after-school and weekend program run by Pearls Africa Foundation, seeks to create a pathway out of poverty and bring its students into Nigeria’s male-dominated technology sector.
EnerGaia is growing spirulina to feed people and help the environment.
Street Priests ministers to the homeless children of Calabar, Nigeria, to help them find a better path.
Humanitas AI has created a smartphone app to enable young people to coordinate social projects.
San Francisco’s Free City program covers tuition at its community college through a real estate transaction tax.
The M-FUND offers affordable health insurance to the vulnerable Burmese migrant population on Thailand's western border.
Boston Uncornered gives gang-involved individuals a stipend and social support to attend college.