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This Year's Teams

There are currently 39 teams participating in the 2014 IDEAS Global Challenge. Browse teams by recentness, popularity and alphabetical, or filter results by Category.

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    Empowered Internet

    Competition Year: 2014 Mobile Internet Cafés for Development

    Categories Finance and Entrepreneurship Mobile Devices and Communications

    49 Votes

    14 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

    123 Followers



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    Teach2Learn

    Competition Year: 2014 How to enable engaging, sticky, widely affordable, effective learning? Through a platform that supports a collaborative community of students who learn by teaching other students.

    Categories Education and Training

    26 Votes

    12 Followers



  • KineSense

    Competition Year: 2014 A performance sensor package designed for individuals undergoing physical therapy

    Categories Health and Medical Mobile Devices and Communications

    4 Votes

    0 Followers



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    Spoiler Alert

    Competition Year: 2014 Spoiler Alert is a market solution for excess, expiring, and spoiled food, aimed at addressing America’s food waste problem.

    Categories Energy and Environment Agriculture and Processing

    128 Votes

    12 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

    191 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

    169 Followers



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    i-Trek

    Competition Year: 2014 Our mission is to empower underserved and/or underrepresented high school and college students by providing opportunities and resources for them to gain skills, knowledge and the experiences necessary to pursue degrees in the STEM fields.

    Categories Education and Training

    554 Votes

    63 Followers



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    Kanoot

    Competition Year: 2014 Kanoot develops and markets bio-processor systems that turn dangerous waste into valuable products.

    Categories Energy and Environment Water and Sanitation Finance and Entrepreneurship

    775 Votes

    87 Followers



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    Kom Zibu

    Competition Year: 2014 Create an Irrigation system suitable for Northern Ghana

    Categories Water and Sanitation

    36 Votes

    8 Followers