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This Year's Teams

There are currently 38 teams participating in the 2014 IDEAS Global Challenge. Browse teams by recentness, popularity and alphabetical, or filter results by Category.

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    Disease Diagnostic Group

    Competition Year: 2014 What if I told you I could save one million lives with just refrigerator magnets and a laser pointer?

    Categories Health and Medical

    7 Votes

    1 Followers



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    SafiCoils

    Competition Year: 2014 Low-toxin and low-cost mosquito coils from waste

    Categories Health and Medical Energy and Environment Agriculture and Processing

    0 Votes

    0 Followers



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    Ways2Clean

    Competition Year: 2014 To bring education and technology together to devise a waste sorting, collecting and utilizing mechanism in Dinajpur, Bangladesh.

    Categories Education and Training Energy and Environment Water and Sanitation Agriculture and Processing

    748 Votes

    174 Followers



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    Recon Therapeutics

    Competition Year: 2014 The Lyokit Drug Reconstitution System, addresses the unmet need of complicated point-of-care delivery of biologics, providing an one-step kit for injections.

    Categories Health and Medical

    2 Votes

    0 Followers



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    Protoprint

    Competition Year: 2014 Protoprint empowers waste pickers in India with the technology to produce 3D printer filament from waste plastic

    Categories Energy and Environment Finance and Entrepreneurship

    27 Votes

    3 Followers



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    MyH2O

    Competition Year: 2014 MyH2O is one of the first online crowd-sourcing mapping platforms on water quality in China, designed to prompt water risk awareness, citizen activism and governmental response through independent reports of water quality.

    Categories Energy and Environment Water and Sanitation Mobile Devices and Communications

    762 Votes

    198 Followers



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    GridForm

    Competition Year: 2014 GridForm - Bringing power to rural people through better planning

    Categories Energy and Environment Housing and Transportation

    34 Votes

    16 Followers



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    Ghana: Science in Action

    Competition Year: 2014 Design a sustainable education model to incorporate hands-on activities in science lessons in low-income secondary schools

    Categories Education and Training

    733 Votes

    130 Followers



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    Du'Anyam

    Competition Year: 2014 A Group Weaving Initiative to Improve Maternal Health and Economically Empower Women in Nusa Tenggara Timur, Indonesia

    Categories Health and Medical Finance and Entrepreneurship

    6 Votes

    8 Followers



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    CleanData-CleanWater

    Competition Year: 2014 Is a water filter making a difference when no one is watching? Getting clean data about filter usage enables our partners to more effectively provide clean water to those who need it most.

    Categories Water and Sanitation

    1 Votes

    1 Followers