Projects

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    Fortuna
    Country: Philippines
    Focus: Fisheries
    Partner: Rare
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
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    Fortuna containers feature efficient insulation, expandable dimensions, and a customized fit to keep fish fresh and ensure higher incomes for hardworking fishing families.
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    SmartSmile
    Country: Mexico
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: SmileTrain
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    A small electronic device that fits on a facemask for children with cleft palate. This device helps tracks the face mask usage, eliminates the black box of information between orthodontists and patients, and improves outcomes.
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    Frost.d
    Country: Philippines
    Focus: Fisheries
    Partner: Rare
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    An affordable, energy efficient ice-storage solution for small ice-selling businesses in the Philippines.
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    Medicarro
    Country: Paraguay
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Fundacion Paraguaya
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    Medicarro provides fast and reliable emergency care to expectant mothers in Cerrito, a remote, indigenous community in Paraguay.
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    Happy Hands
    Country: India
    Focus: Sanitation
    Focus: Water
    Partner: Splash
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    A low-cost collapsible hand washing station that is designed for both teachers and students in Kolkata schools lacking sufficient space and infrastructure.
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    Sand.trifuge
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: EarthEnable
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    By adapting “the paperfuge” -- a novel take on centrifugation -- we have created a scientific test that can ensure the quality of sand for earthen floors (an affordable alternative to expensive concrete floors).
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    Scopi
    Country: Mexico
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: SmileTrain
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    A diagnostic medical device for use by speech therapists to view and diagnose structural defects that cause speech problems for children in developing countries.
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    Gukomeza
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: EarthEnable
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    A method for varnishing earthen floors (an affordable alternative to expensive concrete floors).
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    ReadyChill
    Country: Uganda
    Focus: Solar Power
    Partner: Fenix
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    A solar-powered, flat-packable refrigerator designed for use by small and medium-sized business owners in sub-saharan Africa.
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    CleanKit
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Lifebox
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2018
    anemptytextlline
    An educational toolbox designed for scale in a train-the-trainer model to protect patients by bringing education in sterile processing where it is needed most.
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    ShonaStand
    Country: South Africa
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Shonaquip
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A therapeutic device that allows for standing therapy for children aged 1-6 with cerebral palsy.
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    Kukua
    Country: Tanzania
    Focus: Energy
    Partner: OffGrid Electric
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A solar powered egg incubator for small-scale chicken farmers in Tanzania.
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    Cacao Kab'l
    Country: Belize
    Focus: Production Process
    Partner: Uncommon Cacao
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A tray and rack system which reduces mold growth to help farmers in Belize dry cacao.
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    The Tamping Queen
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Production Process
    Partner: EarthEnable
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A foot-powered compacting tool designed to allow Rwandans still living on dirt floors to create a healthier living space.
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    Beetniks
    Country: Ecuador
    Focus: Production Process
    Partner: Kiwa Life
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A method for improving Kiwa Life's expensive beetroot chip production process for scaling.
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    Condor Cosechador
    Country: Ecuador
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Kiwa Life
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A device that reduces harvesting cost and increases yield for native Andean potato farmers.
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    Team SmileTrain
    Country: Uganda
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: SmileTrain
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A training program that empowers cleft care nurses and supplements their clinical skills in SmileTrain partner hospitals around the world.
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    Expanshona
    Country: South Africa
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Shonaquip
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A tool for the directors of Shonaquip, to standardize, streamline, and supercharge their approach to international expansion.
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    HubCap
    Country: Mongolia
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: GerHub
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A device that drastically improves heat retention in traditional Mongolian gers (homes).
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    Kheyti
    Country: India
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Kheyti
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2017
    anemptytextlline
    A two-step solution targeting small farmers in India who seek to expand their crop yields.
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    Super Habla
    Country: Ecuador
    Focus: Education
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Super Habla is a cleft-specific speech therapy program designed for use at home by parents with their child after cleft-repair surgery.
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    d.WORMS
    Country: Philippines
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Tuason Development Foundation Inc
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
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    d.WORMS provides opportunity for underemployed men and women in the Mindanao region of the Philippines to supplement their income through the production of organic vermicompost.
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    lala2
    Country: South Africa
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Shonaquip
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Designed with the caregiver in mind, ShonaHold is a positioning tool that delivers high-quality postural care for children with physical disability in southern Africa.
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    D.Lish
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Kigali Farm
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    d.Lish is a suite of solutions designed to de-risk oyster mushroom farming for low-income individuals and cooperatives in Rwanda.
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    ReSearch
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    ReSearch is a mobile tool that allows surgeons in low and middle income countries to track their patients' data longitudinally.
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    d.burn.d
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Our mission is to save the lives of Nepali people who unnecessarily die or suffer from debilitating burn injuries.
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    Pirani Tools
    Country: Tanzania
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Miraclefeet
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Pirani Tools provide a clear and accurate measurement of deformity in a child's clubbed feet.
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    Luno
    Country: Philippines
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Tuason Development Foundation Inc
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Team Luno is working to establish a soft-shell crab farming industry on the southern Philippines island of Mindanao.
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    EarthGrow
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Kigali Farm
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    EarthGrow gives Rwandan farming cooperatives a reliable and readily accessible structure for mushroom growing.
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    Sanku
    Country: Tanzania
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Sanku
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2016
    anemptytextlline
    Sanku partners with millers to fortify maize flour, a staple of Tanzanian diet, with necessary micronutrients to prevent stunting and a host of associated diseases.
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    EcoPathos
    Country: Guatemala
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Ecofiltro
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    Team EcoPathos has designed a structured set of interventions to help our partner Ecofiltro scale its distribution of water filters in rural markets.
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    Ecofiltro Manufacturing
    Country: Guatemala
    Focus: Production Process
    Partner: Ecofiltro
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    Ecofiltro helps Guatemalans achieve better health through strengthening access to clean water by selling affordable ceramic water filters.
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    d.husk
    Country: Bhutan
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: Mountain Hazelnuts Venture
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    The d.Husk gives Bhutanese farmers a cost-effective and speedy way to process their new cash crop - hazelnuts.
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    d.hydrate
    Country: Bhutan
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: Mountain Hazelnuts Venture
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    d.hydrate provides a solution for rural farmers in Bhutan to protect their hazelnut crops from mold.
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    d.feet clubfoot
    Country: India
    Focus: Education
    Partner: CURE India
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    d.feet clubfoot delivers high quality, interactive medical training that prepares rural health care providers to treat children crippled by clubfoot.
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    demo.loo
    Country: Peru
    Focus: Sanitation
    Partner: X-Runner
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    The demo.loo is a demonstration toilet that will help to scale safe sanitation in the urban slums of Lima, Peru.
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    Healyx
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    Healyx enables patients with severe wounds to heal faster and leave hospitals sooner.
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    lifeRAFT
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    lifeRAFT is a research and follow-up tool that allows ReSurge clinicians in Nepal to more easily keep in touch with surgical patients through their recovery process.
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    Precise Rise
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    The Precise Rice direct seeding tool brings seed planting precision to Burmese rice farmers.
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    Extreme Awareness
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2015
    anemptytextlline
    Cooking fires and oil heaters make Nepal the global epicenter for severe burns, which claim over 2,000 lives annually in Nepal alone.
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    LimeDrop
    Country: Cambodia
    Focus: Sanitation
    Partner: iDE-Cambodia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    Limedrop puts sanitation in the hands of Cambodians by dispensing the perfect amount of calcium carbonate after every latrine use, preventing diarrheal illness.
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    The Embers Project
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    The Embers Project fills in the missing link between burn victims in rural Nepal and the disparate organizations that can provide care to them.
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    CocoBite
    Country: Nicaragua
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: blueEnergy
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    Women in Eastern Nicaragua need increased market access and income opportunities.
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    Streamline
    Country: South Africa
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: PATH South Africa
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    The Streamline Kit identifies pregnant women with a high risk of preeclampsia, a leading cause of maternal death in South Africa.
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    DiscoverDrip
    Country: India
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Driptech
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    The DiscoverDrip Demo Kit is a demonstration tool created for Driptech, a company that produces low-cost, high-quality drip irrigation systems for small-plot farmers.
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    d.sha
    Country: India
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: SEED
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    d.sha helps farmers in rural India break the harmful practice of flood irrigating vegetable crops, and guides them to irrigate more efficiently.
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    SuperSemoir
    Country: Senegal
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: MyAgro
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    The SuperSemoir is a device that enables farmers to plant and fertilize seed simultaneously.
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    Real Skin
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    REAL SKIN aims to design an innovative and affordable solution enabling surgical teams in Nepal to more effectively treat acute burn patients.
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    HandHero
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: ReSurge International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    The HandHero splint gives burn survivors with hand injuries an affordable and practical way to rebuild function and rejoin their community.
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    SolFlo
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2014
    anemptytextlline
    SolFlo enables small plot farmers in Myanmar to pump groundwater for irrigation without burdensome costs for fuel or hired labor.
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    Calidad Compadre
    Country: Colombia
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: Sustainable Harvest International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Calidad Compadre helps small coffee farmers improve the quality of their coffee by eliminating overfermentation.
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    Cassava Appeal
    Country: Cote d'Ivoire
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: TechnoServe Cote d'Ivoire
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Ivorian cooperatives need a fast and cost-effective way to peel cassava.
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    Cathalyst
    Country: Haiti
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: MASS Design
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    In Haiti, the devastation caused by the 2010 earthquake is still present in destroyed buildings, damaged roads, and residents left permanently disabled.
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    Chimi Chimi
    Country: Ghana
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: Burro
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Team Chimi-Chimi helps Ghanaian cassava farmers increase their income and live healthier lives.
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    EarthEnable
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: MASS Design
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    EarthEnable's mission is to provide healthy and affordable floors to the 80% of Rwandans who can only afford to have a dirt floor in their home.
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    Copower
    Country: Ghana
    Focus: Energy
    Partner: Burro
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Copower can radically increase rural entrepreneurs’ incomes through a low cost solar charger that provides them a profitable business.
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    Pelle Bongo
    Country: Cote d'Ivoire
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: TechnoServe Cote d'Ivoire
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Pelle Cobra gives Ivorian cocoa farmers a faster, safer, and more ergonomic way to split cocoa pods.
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    Landy Pro
    Country: Madagascar
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: CPALI
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Landy Pro has developed CPALI 2.0, a suite of solutions to help increase cocoon and textile production in Madagascar.
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    Roofwanda
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: MASS Design
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    Roofwanda is dedicated to providing income-generating opportunities and sustainable roofing to Rwandans.
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    SecaCafe
    Country: Colombia
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Sustainable Harvest International
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2013
    anemptytextlline
    SECACAFÉ provides small-holder farmers in Colombia a controlled, reliable, and affordable way to dry coffee beans on their farms under all weather conditions.
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    heartMAP
    Country: India
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    heartMAP is a simple medication adherence program designed to help low-literacy patients manage heart disease.
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    FLOW
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    FLOW dramatically reduces the cost of drip irrigation, liberating the poorest Burmese farmers from the backbreaking task of watering crops by hand.
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    Noora Health
    Country: India
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Narayana Hrudayalaya Hospital
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    Over 2.4 million nurses are needed to meet India’s current healthcare needs.
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    MoMa
    Country: Mozambique
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: TechnoServe Mozambique
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    Moagem Maravilha (MoMa) reinvents the essential but painfully inefficient maize mill service in rural Mozambique.
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    AyaPump
    Country: Ghana
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: iDE-Ghana
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    The AyaPump provides smallholder farmers in rural Ghana an easy and affordable way to water their crops during the dry season.
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    Seed Shield
    Country: Mozambique
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: TechnoServe Mozambique
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    The Seed Shield System gives rural farmers a reliable and effective way to store their seeds post-harvest.
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    Clubfoot Connect
    Country: Brazil
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Miraclefeet
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    Clubfoot Connect empowers parents in developing countries to heal their child’s clubfoot – a congenital deformity affecting children's feet.
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    miraclefeet brace
    Country: Brazil
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Miraclefeet
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    The miraclefeet brace is a low-cost (
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    Pilão-Plus
    Country: Mozambique
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: TechnoServe Mozambique
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    The Pilão-Plus is a manual grain grinder designed to help rural Mozambican families process maize, their staple food, cheaply and conveniently.
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    CropScout
    Country: Ghana
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: iDE-Ghana
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2012
    anemptytextlline
    CropScout is an innovative solution that helps small farmers correctly identify pests and diseases on their valuable market crops.
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    AdaptAir
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: ICDDRB
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    An affordable, one-size-fits-all nasal interface for pediatric pneumonia patients.
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    Caregiver
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: ICDDRB
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    Our Caregiver device eliminates the “pump” from infusion pumps to create an ultra low-power, low-cost device.
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    EZPZ
    Country: Cambodia
    Focus: Sanitation
    Partner: iDE-Cambodia
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    Making sanitation pay for subsistence farmers.
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    Rice Runner
    Country: Cambodia
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: iDE-Cambodia
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    Fertilizer Pellet Applicator for Rice Farming
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    SmartNet
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: GoodSleep
    Post-Extreme Lab: Design Lab
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    Affordable protection from mosquito-borne diseases
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    N'dee Bikiyaa Greenhouse
    Country: United States
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: White Mountain Apache Tribe
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    Energy efficient greenhouse
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    inspire
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: ICDDRB
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    An oxygen tank-independent ventilatory assist device for combating pediatric pneumonia.
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    Tribal Farm Welcome Center
    Country: United States
    Focus: Architecture
    Partner: White Mountain Apache Tribe
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    The Tribal Farm Welcome Center provides comfort, community, and learning opportunities to visitors of the White Mountain Apache Tribe farm.
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    FlexiTangki
    Country: Indonesia
    Focus: Water
    Partner: IBEKA
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    FlexiTangki is an all-in-one rainwater catchment and storage device designed for the islanders of Nusa Penida, Indonesia.
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    GOOD PADd.Y
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2011
    anemptytextlline
    GOOD PADd.Y has designed a set of scalable, community-based services that help rice farmers boost their yields.
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    Fertiloo (re.source)
    Country: Kenya
    Focus: Sanitation
    Partner: NURU International
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    The Fertiloo is an affordable compost latrine that provides rural families a safe and easy way to contain their human waste and use it as fertilizer for crops.
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    Safi
    Country: Kenya
    Focus: Sanitation
    Partner: NURU International
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    Affordable all natural sanitizer for both hands and surfaces in homes
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    The Easy Steam Machine
    Country: Indonesia
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: IBEKA
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    The Easy Steam Machine is a boiler system that reduces distillation time from 3 hours to 3 minutes.
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    Illuminate for Life (Brilliance)
    Country: India
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: D-Rev
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    A portable, affordable solution that will unite infants with their mothers during phototherapy treatment.
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    CycloDrill
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    Team CycloDrill proposes a market-driven approach to poverty by developing an affordable well drilling kit designed for vocational students to start businesses.
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    StackJack
    Country: Cambodia
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-Cambodia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    The StackJack team has partnered with Hydrologic/IDE-Cambodia to develop a school-based water purification system.
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    Last Mile Myanmar
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    Last Mile Myanmar has developed a portfolio of marketing solutions to impact the adoption of income generating products by farmers in the developing world.
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    Pharos
    Country: India
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: D-Rev
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    Pharos is a low-cost, easy-to-use device for community health workers to reliably detect neonatal jaundice in rural India.
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    Drill-Through
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2010
    anemptytextlline
    Team Drill-Through has created a "Drill-Through Kit" that combines significantly improved manual well-drilling equipment with an innovative partnership model.
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    iNut
    Country: Indonesia
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: IBEKA
    Status: Handed to Partner
    anemptytextlline
    The iNut device allows women in rural Indonesia to process candlenuts with less physical effort and time than the tool commonly used today.
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    Angaza
    Country: India
    Focus: Lighting
    Partner: D.Light
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    Embedded Pay-As-You-Go technology that makes high-quality solar energy solutions immediately affordable to rural, off-grid consumers
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    Pepper Eater
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    A small-scale pepper grinder that crushes dried, whole red peppers into small flakes
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    Sanku (Amaize)
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Nutrition
    Partner: Project Healthy Children
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    The Sanku (formerly called Amaize) is a simple device for electric millers in Nepal that proportionately dispenses nutrients into grain that is both affordable and accurate.
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    DrinkWell
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Nutrition
    Partner: Project Healthy Children
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    DrinkWell delivers critical nutrients to rural families by reaching them at the water pumps they visit each day.
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    Footprint Microfuel
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Energy
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    Footprint Microfuel is a system for fuel production that allows Ethiopian entrepreneurs to transform readily available biomass and agriculture waste into fuel pellets.
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    fuel.d
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Stove Technology
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    fuel.d developed a stove that saves families 50% or more of their fuel expense.
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    ModuloOne
    Country: India
    Focus: Energy
    Partner: D.Light
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    The ModPod energy storage system allows low‐income Indian consumers to meet their energy needs today.
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    Zing
    Country: Rwanda
    Focus: Nutrition
    Partner: Project Healthy Children
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    Zing offers a way to bring the benefits of fortification to the small-scale miller through an add-on device that can accurately mix micronutrients into milled flours.
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    EnRICH
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Nutrition
    Partner: Project Healthy Children
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2009
    anemptytextlline
    EnRICH has developed a unique system to fortify grains at the local mill level.
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    Driptech
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    Extremely affordable, water efficient irrigation solution for small-plot farmers
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    Mighty Mitad
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Stove Technology
    Partner: Dama Enterprises
    Post-Extreme Lab: Social E Lab
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    Enchancement device for mitad (Ethopian cooking surface)
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    Design in Heat
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Stove Technology
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    The Myanmar Stove is designed with four main components, each with features that contribute to the technical and cultural appeal of our product.
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    Funbility
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: Prosthetics Center
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    In order to grow and develop normally, kids have to interact with peers and have fun.
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    H2Whoa!
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    Team H2Whoa! has developed a new rope and washer pump that reduces the cost of manufacturing the pump down to $50 while also improving pump performance.
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    Packrat Solar Dryer
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Food Processing
    Partner: iDE-Ethiopia
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    The Packrat Solar Dryer is a cheap, effective and fully collapsible solar food dryer
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    KneeD
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Prosthetics Center
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    KneeD provides an improved knee that advances the functionality, durability, and repairability of the “single-axis” knee.
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    The Rainmaker
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Dama Enterprises
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    Our team has created an affordable, ergonomic hand-held sheller made from steel pipe that has teeth for removing intact corn kernels through a twisting motion
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    ChairLift
    Country: Ethiopia
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Prosthetics Center
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2008
    anemptytextlline
    Ethiopia’s wheelchair users are currently unable to use public transportation, greatly limiting their mobility and the opportunities available to them.
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    infLoW
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Through a newly developed presentation system for Ag Extension workers, infLoW aims to tap small farmers into the business system in Myanmar to improve the profitability of their businesses.
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    Deep Lift Pump
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    An inexpensive treadle pump that lifts water beyond the suction limit (10 meters).
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    Embrace
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Medicine Mondiale
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Embrace is a social enterprise that aims to help millions of vulnerable babies through a low cost infant warmer, designed for a resource constrained area with limited or no electricity.
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    Respira
    Country: Mexico
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Sierra Ventana Clinics
    Status: Still In Development
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    An asthma spacer made out of a single, folded sheet of paper.
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    Infinican
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Water
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Rural, dollar-a-day, small plot farmers in Myanmar currently spend most of their day irrigating their land manually.
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    Casa Mexicana
    Country: Mexico
    Focus: Stove Technology
    Partner: Sierra Ventana Clinics
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    In rural areas of Mexico, women are the sole caregivers of their homes and spend a good portion of their days cooking.
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    EMPower
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Lighting
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    The Learning Light is an affordable LED lamp powered by solar-charged AA batteries. It is a complete energy solution, providing everything our user needs: energy generation, energy storage and energy service.
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    m.kat
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Medicine Mondiale
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Of the 4 million infant deaths that happen each year, 99% occur in developing countries. Infant incubators are not prevalent in Nepal because distribution is challenging.
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    Si No Dejan
    Country: Mexico
    Focus: Medical Service
    Partner: Sierra Ventana Clinics
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Diabetes Management Through Psychosocial Support - The Si Nos Dejan solution is designed specifically for women affected by diabetes in Higueras, a rural town in Mexico.
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    LifeRaft
    Country: Nepal
    Focus: Medical Device
    Partner: Medicine Mondiale
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    A $625 infant incubator with electronic temperature control, built to meet the specific needs of Nepal.
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    Tomo
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2007
    anemptytextlline
    Farmers in Myanmar spend up to eight hours per day watering subplots of their farmland. Our iTower reduces the time and cost involved with drip irrigation.
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    Cubs In Training
    Country: Bangladesh
    Focus: Education
    Partner: Center for Mass Education in Science
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    Cubs-in-Training is a new program to engage students in Bangladesh to practice new learnings in the teacher's absence.
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    PumperNickel
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    PumperNickel designed two new plastic pumps for IDE Myanmar.
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    d.light
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Lighting
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    D.light offers a high quality, inexpensive, solar-rechargeable LED light.
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    ReFrame Tripod Pump
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    ReFrame developed a new tripod frame to house IDE's treadle pump. The new design lowered the cost of the frame while retaining much of the convenience and simplicity of the current off-the-shelf solution.
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    Under Pressure
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    Under Pressure developed a new pressure treadle pump that not only draws water up from the ground, but also expels it with pressure.
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    Prymed
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Water
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2006
    anemptytextlline
    Prymed developed The Water Basket: an affordable, portable, ready-to-use water storage system that eases the physical burden of farmers in Myanmar and enables them to more efficiently water their crops.
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    Gas Trappers
    Country: India
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    Gas Trapper created a simplified and streamlined process for building a greenhouse structure for use in rural India.
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    H2Go
    Country: India
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    H2Go developed a new water pump to use in rural India.
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    MELD
    Country: India
    Focus: Business Models
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    MELD’s mission is to address three of India's problems: pollution, unemployment and the unavailability of cheap materials to design products for the rural poor.
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    Oasis Systems
    Country: Myanmar
    Focus: Water
    Partner: Proximity Designs
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    The Water-Jogger, designed for use in Myanmar, is a steel framed cart capable of carrying over three hundred pounds of water in existing modular storage containers.
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    plan b
    Country: India
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    Plan b designed a mechanical repair product and comprehensive service model that will guarantee the reliability of water storage bags for IDE in India.
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    RADDesign
    Country: India
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    RADDesign developed a personal synthetic aquifer system with a pump to improve the lives of rural farmers in India.
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    Water Drop
    Country: India
    Focus: Irrigation
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    Water Drop designed an inexpensive water storage bag to replace more expensive water storage drums in India.
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    Agua Para Vida
    Country: India
    Focus: Water
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    Agua Para Vida created a sustainable system for drinking water purification in the developing world.
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    Cash Cropper
    Country: India
    Focus: Agriculture
    Partner: iDE-India
    Status: Handed to Partner
    Year: 2005
    anemptytextlline
    Cash Croppers identified hydroponics as a technology that can enable poor rural farmers to grow more crops while using substantially less water, fertilizer and land.
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    Ignite Innovations
    Country: India
    Focus: Lighting
    Partner: Light Up the World
    Status: Startup
    Year: 2004
    anemptytextlline
    High quality, inexpensive solar-rechargeable LED light.