The World Economic Forum is now in its 47th year. It’s famous for its annual summit in Davos attended by luminaries in multiple industries. But It ...
Plastic bottles collected from the streets and landfills of Haiti are being transformed into Timberland shoewear and clothing items as part of a part ...
As part of its ongoing partnership with Arizona State University (ASU) to drive technology innovation and entrepreneurship, Avnet (NYSE:AVT) is sponsoring the inaugural ASU Innovation Open (ASUio). The final round [...]
by Tom Idle The organic baby food market is about to explode even further. While the global market is expected to account for $5.6 billion by 2020, representing an annual [...]
The social entrepreneur: that’s the title in the triple bottom line business world that we use to refer to an innovator with an environmental or social mission. We’ve put faces [...]
By Andra Coros In many primary schools, students spend their days moving from one subject to the next until the day is done. Seeking a more interdisciplinary way of teaching, STEM [...]
Two women engineering graduates from the Islamic University of Gaza are defying stereotypes by making eco-friendly bricks out of war rubble in the area. They are doing something creatively progressive [...]
Gender equality. A buzz term still evading women, who still lag behind in terms of wages and representativeness in the workplace, politics and just about every sector of society. However, [...]
With the decline in global oil prices, the demand for recycled plastic has also come down. Local trash pickers in many parts of the world now find it less lucrative [...]