Winners of STI Forum 2019 call for Innovations
These innovations will be presented at an exhibition at the 2019 STI Forum in New York 14-15 May 2019
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        Zelij InventUPDATED MAY 2019

        Zelij Invent is a greentech solution that transform plastic waste into sustainable construction materials.
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Housing and Infrastructure, Waste Management and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Housing and Infrastructure, Waste Management, EnvironmentSEE LESS
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        Morocco
        MoroccoSEE LESS
        TO DATE$100,000 Funds Raised

        We Love ReadingUPDATED SEP 2019

        We Love Reading is a grassroots community based program to encourage children to love reading for fun.
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        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Entrepreneurship, Refugees, Social and Behavior Change, Education, Literacy, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and Training, Human Centered DesignSEE LESS
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        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany and 49 moreSEE ALL
        Azerbaijan, Egypt, Germany, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Tunisia, Turkey, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Palestinian Territories, Greece, Algeria, Bangladesh, Morocco, Oman, United States, Hong Kong, Argentina, Bolivia, Canada, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Ethiopia, France, Sudan, Australia, Kenya, Sweden, United Kingdom, Costa Rica, Pakistan, Qatar, Somalia, Yemen, Central African Republic, Cyprus, Indonesia, Mali, Iran, Macedonia, Norway, Sierra Leone, Syria, Vietnam, Denmark, India, Panama, ItalySEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,185,313 Funds Raised

        BioLite HomeStoveUPDATED JUL 2019

        A fan-assisted biomass stove that burns wood like gas, turns fire into electricity, and reduces smoke emissions by 90% and fuel consumption by 50% compared to traditional open-fire cooking.
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        Economic Empowerment, Lighting, Post Harvest and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Economic Empowerment, Lighting, Post Harvest, Energy, Biomass/BioFuel, Distributed Generation Systems, Energy EfficiencySEE LESS
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        India, Ghana, Uganda and 1 moreSEE ALL
        India, Ghana, Uganda, KenyaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,000,000 Funds Raised

        Can't Wait to LearnUPDATED MAY 2019

        Custom-made digital game-based learning to bridge the education gap for conflict-affected children
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        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Gender and 5 moreSEE ALL
        Basic Education, Inclusive Education, Gender, Humanitarian Assistance, Youth, Digital Development, Public-Private Partnerships, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
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        Jordan, Lebanon, Sudan and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Jordan, Lebanon, Sudan, UgandaSEE LESS

        Using UAVs to Map, Monitor and Protect Indigenous TerritoriesUPDATED MAY 2019

        UAVs are a low-cost, powerful and effective tool for indigenous communities to map, monitor, and protect their territories. UAVs help collect important data and are an alternative to satellite images for precise photogrammetry and 2D and 3D mapping.
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        Forestry, Land Tenure, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Forestry, Land Tenure, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), GIS/MappingSEE LESS
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        Peru, Panama, Guatemala
        Peru, Panama, GuatemalaSEE LESS

        A roof A skill and A market for WomenUPDATED MAY 2019

        Providing a roof, A skill & A market to end Housing Poverty in Africa & take a slice of Africa’s Urban $155 Billion Housing market

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        Economic Empowerment, Finance, Housing and Infrastructure
        Economic Empowerment, Finance, Housing and InfrastructureSEE LESS
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        Uganda
        UgandaSEE LESS

        Broad Class - Listen to LearnUPDATED MAY 2019

        An Interactive Radio Instrucion (IRI) program that provides lessons and teacher training. It reaches the poorest and remotest schools with interactive basic skills and English. Measurable gains have been gained in quality, equity and inclusiveness.
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        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Leadership Development and 12 moreSEE ALL
        Citizen Participation, Gender Equity, Leadership Development, Education, Basic Education, Curriculum, Soft or Life Skills, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD Education, Literacy, Methods & Learning, Inclusive Education, Parent & Family Engagement, Teacher Development and Training, Technology, InclusionSEE LESS
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        Pakistan
        PakistanSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,552,588 Funds Raised

        DIYlawUPDATED MAY 2019

        We are the one-stop hub for all things legal in Africa. We create access to legal and business support services, service providers & information for African entrepreneurs.
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        Entrepreneurship, Financial Sector & Investment, Trade
        Entrepreneurship, Financial Sector & Investment, TradeSEE LESS
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        Nigeria
        NigeriaSEE LESS
        TO DATE$40,000 Funds Raised

        The Prey Lang appUPDATED MAY 2019

        A forest monitoring smartphone application used to monitor and report on illegal logging and biodiversity loss by indigenous communities.
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        Forestry, Natural Resources, Rule of Law and Human Rights and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Forestry, Natural Resources, Rule of Law and Human Rights, Peace and ResilienceSEE LESS
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        Cambodia, Myanmar
        Cambodia, MyanmarSEE LESS

        No Food WasteUPDATED MAY 2019

        No Food Waste - A youth and technology driven surplus food recovery network that collects surplus food from weddings, restaurants,food industries in India and feeds the people in India there by combating both Hunger and Food Waste together.
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Humanitarian Assistance, Waste Management and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Climate Change and Resilience, Humanitarian Assistance, Waste Management, Post Harvest, Nutrition, Social Services, Youth Engagement and ContributionSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India

        Coliba RecyclingUPDATED MAY 2019

        Called "The Uber of waste management service", Coliba makes us of mobile technology to creating solution to the huge plastic waste problem in West Africa.
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        Climate Change and Resilience, Education, Waste Management
        Climate Change and Resilience, Education, Waste ManagementSEE LESS
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        Ghana, Cote d'Ivoire
        Ghana, Cote d'IvoireSEE LESS