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I think the idea of Prema Salgaonkar will make the biggest change in how we use money in the future. It is really a creative solution for poor people to save money, because normally they are living on $2 day or less and saving money is almost impossible.
"In South Africa, 11 percent of the sample faced a financial emergency in any one year from theft or violent crime. In Bangladesh, 7 percent were cheated or lost cash, and 19 percent lost their home or property through fire or other…Continue
Added by Anna Vetcininova on May 29, 2012 at 9:58pm — No Comments
I would arrange an event in the larger cities over the world with so many celebrities and important personalities as possible in order to call attention and advertise this event. The event should include concerts, something to drink and to eat, whereas the people should pay for food and drink. Besides there should be plays like: “transport a water bowl on a particular route like the women and children have to do in poor rural communities”, in order to show the people what physical hardship…Continue
I choose the international, non-profit, volunteer-based, humanitarian organization "Global Water", because I like the idea they pursue:
"Nothing changes a community like providing a source of clean water for the first time"
Global Water believes
that the lack of access to safe…
Added by Anna Vetcininova on May 21, 2012 at 12:41pm — No Comments
780 million people don't have access to an improved water source. Therefore women and children are often forced to travel long distances to the nearest body of water to collect water. This exact them physical hardships from the journey, as well as a daily process that takes up an immense amount of time.
The RainPort is a self-sustained and…Continue
Added by Anna Vetcininova on May 21, 2012 at 8:49am — No Comments
The "Deutsche Welthungerhilfe e. V" is a confessional and politically independent, non-profit-making and non-governmental aid organization for development cooperation and emergency aid.
In Germany in 1962, at the initiative of the then German President, Heinrich Lübke, a committee was founded, later to be renamed "Deutsche Welthungerhilfe". For over forty years, the vision of a world without hunger has linked them with partners in the north and south – with project partners in Africa,…Continue
Added by Anna Vetcininova on May 7, 2012 at 11:56pm — No Comments