Technology that helped the disaster-stricken areas of Nepal and flood-prone Bangladesh is now extending its reach to Asia’s Lower Mekong River. It is expected to better predict and cope with floods and other natural disasters and build greater resilience to the negative effects of climate change.
The Proof of Concept (PoC) Competition bootcamp gathered 24 eco-entrepreneurs, 8 environmental sessions, and 1 common green goal in Ho Chi Minh City’s Liberty Central Saigon Riverside Hotel over the second week of the month (10 to 13 October 2014).
Shortlisted applicants will then have to attend a ‘bootcamp’ to develop their ideas. These 24 stand a chance to get grant funding of up to VND 1,000,000,000 per entrepreneur.
Do your part for the environment and get rewarded for it with the new allGreenup app.
Everyone talks about using the mobile platforms to promote societal messages, so today we’ve rounded up our picks for the top seven apps that promote social good! With innovative intentions that surpass their icon sizes, they are here to make a difference beyond the small silver screens.