Introducing our Project Partners 2018

Posted Posted in Current Extreme News

Every year Extreme works with amazing partners that provide the initial challenges we work on, support teams during the design process, and facilitate the implementation of resulting solutions. Our 2018 partners are:   RWANDA Dust is kicked up, spills and puddles stick around, and the floors of peoples’ homes become a breeding ground for mosquitoes, […]

EarthEnable (Extreme Project 2013) wins prestigious sustainability competition!

Posted Posted in Alumni News, Awards

BREAKING NEWS –  The Rwandan startup EarthEnable, an alumni project of Design for Extreme Affordability from 2013, just won one of the world’s largest sustainability competitions – Green Challenge. CONGRATULATIONS to co-founder, CEO, and Extreme alumna Gayatri Datar, and everyone at EarthEnable! EarthEnable’s well priced flooring options means that dirt-floor-dwelling families who earn around $2 a day can afford […]

Noora Health (Extreme 2012) Named one of Fast Company’s “World’s Most Innovative Companies”

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Noora Health, a project out of Design for Extreme Affordability’s 2012 cohort, was named #4 on Fast Company’s list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2017 in India. Congratulations to the Noora Health team! Read the full story here. Over 2.4 million nurses are need to meet India’s current healthcare needs. Noora Health helps close […]