clean water

Announcing: $10,500 in Funding Allocated to Support 14 Campaigns at First-Ever Invent for Humanity Event

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The Center for Applied Innovation Announces $10,500 in Funding Allocated Toward 14 Campaigns During the Invent for Humanity™ Technology Transfer Exchange Fair March 2, 2012 (Chicago, IL) – The Center for Applied Innovation, a Chicago based 501(C)3 non-profit organization, announced … Continue reading

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Featured Interview with Piet Hendrikse, Inventor of the Q Drum

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The Q Drum is an appropriate technology that was created to solve an issue that many rural people may face — transporting clean water. It is a durable, doughnut-shaped container which holds up to 50 liters of water. The cylindrical … Continue reading

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DESIGN TO IMPROVE LIFE! Vote Now!

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Three Invent for Humanity participating organizations included in the finalist round of the INDEX: awards. INDEX: Award is the world’s largest monetary prize for design. What sets the INDEX: Award apart from other design awards is its focus on “Design … Continue reading

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Introducing: the Q Drum Manufacturing Campaign

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Our first manufacturing campaign, in collaboration with Q Drum, seeks to establish a licensing agreement for the manufacture of Q Drum technology in Mexico and the Philippines. This is a sneak peek into the inner-workings and progress of our first … Continue reading

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Featured Organization Profile – FilterPure & an Interview with Lisa Ballantine

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FilterPure, an Invent for Humanity participating organization, is a non-profit bringing desperately needed clean and safe drinking water to the people of developing nations. The urgent need for clean water continues to be one of importance across the world. Today, … Continue reading

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