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Siemens Award aims to Empower People to Develop Innovative Low-tech Sustainability Solutions

Siemens Stiftung empowering people award

The Siemens Stiftung, which aims to empower people to actively address today’s social challenges, has launched the ‘empowering.people Award‘ to encourage people to develop innovative low-tech sustainability solutions. The competition aims to make innovative technology more accessible to the development community, and to empower people to improve their own social and economic conditions. Innovators and developer […]

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African Water Researcher Designs Innovative Dew Collector Prototype

Gabin Adaptation H20 dew collector

Gabin Koto N’Gobi’s research focuses on water. But it was the lack of water in the semi-arid northern region of his home country, Benin, which really motivated him. As part of his doctoral studies at the Université d’Abomey-Calavi, Koto N’Gobi designed a prototype for collecting dew – a design so innovative in the region that it won […]

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