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We partnered with @NSDCINDIA for a pilot skill development program aimed at increasing the Women LFPR (Women Labor Force Participation Rate). Below is a snapshot of the key learnings. (2/2) drreddysfoundation.org/women-lfpr-pil… #women #WomensRights #training #employment #development #SDGs
We partnered with @NSDCINDIA for a pilot skill development program aimed at increasing the Women LFPR (Women Labor Force Participation Rate). Below is a snapshot of the key learnings. (1/2) drreddysfoundation.org/women-lfpr-pil… #women #WomensRights #training #employment #development #SDGs
There has been a 178% rise in the prevalence of Autism in the past 20 years (TACA). @Active_Prospect develops plans tailored to suit the aspirations of a person with autism in consultation with family and healthcare professionals. #autism #AutismAwareness #inclusion #SDGs
Considering the challenges of establishing service centers in villages/remote areas, it would be good if manufacturers can train local people in aftersales service. (2/2) #agriculture #machine #farmers #SDGs #training
Aftersales service of farm equipment is poor in the country (Research and Markets). The push to increase agriculture mechanization will gain more speed if reliable service is available. (1/2) #agriculture #machine #farmers #SDGs
Can India eradicate Coal, Oil, and Gas and become a fossil fuel free economy by 2045? #coal #oil #gas #FossilFuels #ElectricVehicles #SDGs #climate #ClimateAction #ClimateCrisis #Poll #polloftheday
Close to 65% of people in the least developed countries (rural) do not have access to electricity (UNCTAD). Considering electricity as a key factor in determining access to quality #healthcare services, more off-grid #health solutions need to be promoted. #SDGs #community
We partnered with @NSDCINDIA for a pilot skill development program aimed at increasing the Women LFPR. Below is the link to the learning document which also shares an operating model for implementing such programs. #SkillIndia #women #development #SDGs lnkd.in/dYW9-adN twitter.com/NSDCINDIA/stat…
Do you think travel and tourism are disability-friendly? #disability #inclusion #travel #tourism #SDGs #diversity
ssir.org/articles/entry… Road accidents claim 1.35 million lives/year. The Zero Fatality Corridor by @savelifeindia has been effective in reducing fatalities on roads. From fixing engineering issues to providing emergency support, these corridors proved good. #life #health
Plastic bottles account for close to 8% of #plastic #waste world wide. H&M and Saamuhika Shakti have partnered to recycle plastic bottles collected by informal waste pickers into plastic buttons for apparels�#ClimateActionn#climatee#livelihoodss#SDGss#fashionn#Sustainablee@hmmS
Pixza is a pizzeria that gifts pizzas to socially abandoned people and uses this occasion to inform and enroll them in employment training. After 12 months of training, they are given jobs at Pixza's outlets! #employment #impact #Training #SDGs #empowerment #social
Ever heard of converting household waste, hazardous waste, and medical and construction waste into energy safely, without dumping them in landfills? @FastOx is turning trash into renewable energy through gasification. #innovation #ClimateAction #SDGs youtube.com/watch?v=I6g4Da…
Awareness of climate careers encourages talented people to participate in the climate economy. Terra.do app connects #climate employers & prospective talent. Members can engage in discussions & also access climate education! #ClimateAction #SDGs #ClimateCrisis
More than 10 million informal waste collectors across the world live in poverty. Plastics for Change created a supply chain that connects informal waste workers to global brands. Ensures a continuous supply of recycled plastic for brands. #ClimateAction #livelihood #SDGs #waste
Children of sex workers find very little acceptance. Many of them end up doing sex work for livelihood or are exploited. Swadhar runs a residential rehab program focusing on their #education, #health & #rights. Helps them have a dignified life! #inclusion #SDGs #children #girls
Do you think there is enough capital/funding available to advance climate-smart innovations? #ClimateCrisis #ClimateAction #climate #SDGs #fundraising
Effective public service delivery and engagement are necessary to tackle social & economic challenges. AI4GOV 🇵🇭 developed chatbots that connect citizens to public services. Citizens can also share feedback and interact with public servants#AIA#boto#governancec#publici#SDGsGQt
This year, we will be implementing Dry Direct Seeding of Rice on 10,000 acres in Telangana. It was only 380 acres last year. Reduction in #water usage by up to 50%, reduced labor costs, & increased yield made several farmers adopt this.Scale up⏫#agriculture #ClimateAction #SDGs
A major obstacle to the widespread adoption of electric vehicles is access to charging. @sparkcharge developed Roadie (a modular unit). Drivers plug location and time into an app & roadside assistance reaches them to top off the battery using Roadie. #innovation #ClimateAction
On World Environment Day, our climate action program team in Andhra Pradesh did plantation. They took the initiative and planted 30 varieties of shade plants along the boundary wall of a primary school in Ranasthalam👏#environmentt#ClimateActionn#plantss#Earthh#SDGssf
Vibe is a newly developed wearable device by @iitmadras. It uses microphone and voice recognition to identify sound patterns and alert hearing-impaired people about sounds like doorbells, alarms, crying children, etc. #innovation #inclusionmatters #Disability #SDGs #accessibility
Close to 50% of unwanted clothes are reusable. "Beni" is a chrome extension app that shows secondhand alternatives similar to the products you like. Works on 400+ fashion retail sites. Saves money and reduces the environmental impact! #climate #SDGs #Clothing #fashion
Social media platforms have great potential to drive mass awareness in this digital era. DaddyLab (China) is fighting poor quality and hazardous children's products by testing and reporting such products via WeChat. Has more than a billion followers👏#healthcaree#awarenesss#SDGss4
Handwashing clothes is a backbreaking task & disproportionately affects the lives of women and young girls. @thewashorg made Divya 1.5, a manual off-grid washer-dryer that saves 50% water, 75% time & lots of effort. #innovation #Women #ClimateAction #SDGs youtube.com/watch?v=m3Xk9_…
On #MenstrualHygieneDay, shifting the spotlight to the team of School Improvement Programme's (SIP) (implemented in partnership with @DRF_India) ‘Make your own pad’ workshops that focused on training girls to make cloth pads & creating awareness about menstrual health management.
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close to 17% of all food available at consumer levels is wasted in India. Pappadavada, an eatery in Kochi, installed a 420-liter fridge outside the restaurant. Leftovers and donated food packets are placed in the fridge and it is open to the needy 24/7. #food #waste #SDGs
When an earthquake of magnitude 4.8 hit a school in Sichuan 🇨🇳, classmates didn't leave their friend wit#disabilityty behind 👏 Together we are strong#inclusions#friendships#TogetherWeCanen1PV
Youth voice is often left out of conversations on important issues. @videosforchange amplifies youth's voice by empowering them to create one-minute videos on important social issues. In 2021 people from over 50 countries participated in the competition! #communityengagement
#Sustainable solutions lie in collaboration and interdisciplinary learning. @idx_official organizes design labs and case workshops to solve social problems, by bringing youth, community members, organizations, and policymakers on the same platform. #education #sustainability
Are hiring tools powered by Artificial Intelligence #AI disability-inclusive? #inclusion #disability #technology #poll #SDGs
It is estimated that 150 million tonnes of clothing waste will clog landfills by 2050. Ahluwalia (UK) & Microsoft developed Circulate, where users can submit used garments for reward points. These will be molded into a new collection with vibrant looks! #upcycle #ClimateAction
exclusive skill training centers for transgenders with distinct curricula and employment schemes that ensure equal opportunity can support transgender people transition to dignified jobs.(2/2) #inclusion #gender #SDG #HumanRights
96% of transgenders are denied jobs and are forced to take low-paying or undignified work for livelihood like badhais, sex work, and begging (NHRC, 2018). Also, considering the fact that 60% of transgender people never attend schools...(1/2) #inclusion #gender #SDG
Poaching has a devastating effect on #wildlife🦏CAKE 🇿🇦 has developed electric dirt bikes for anti-poaching staff. Unlike noisy combustion engines, these are quiet and do not alert illegal poacher#ElectricVehiclec#ClimateActioni#animalsa#animalloveo#SDGsDkTI
Can you ever imagine capturing CO2 from the atmosphere & turning it into essential products!!? @twelve_co2 is transforming CO2 in the air into lenses, fuel, detergents, car parts, etc. A terrific innovation to eliminate emissions👏#ClimateActionn#climatee vimeo.com/686405553h
Unused items comprise a large % of landfill waste. Through @twigcard (Twig) users can instantly claim the value of the goods they want to discard. The app resells the goods by assigning a resale value. #innovation #ClimateCrisis #ClimateAction #climate #SDGs
51% of the world's population lives in cities, creating a huge #carbon footprint. These innovations are bringing bio-diversity back to the cities! @WEFUpLink #ClimateEmergency #climate #ClimateAction youtube.com/watch?v=poZ626…
"With a compounded annual growth rate of 17%, gig-based work has massive potential in providing #livelihood opportunities and creating an inclusive #workforce." In this blog, Kukkoo Khare outlines the state of India's gig economy. drreddysfoundation.org/indias-gig-eco… #India #inclusion
30% of urban people in India fall in the 'food insecure' category. The Foodbank Project (New Zealand) is an online donation platform where donors can buy #food items. These items are delivered to food banks and can be picked up by people in need�#hungerr#SDGss#foodbankkH
Cattle are the prime source of agricultural #greenhouse gas emissions. Check out how @FutureFeed1 is advancing the use of Asparagopsis seaweed in the cattle feed, to reduce #methane emissions. It started based on observations of a farmer👏#climatee#SDGssvimeo.com/6376733338
A 500ml plastic bottle has a total #carbon footprint equal to 82.8 grams of CO2. @samsara_eco created enzymes that break #plastic into core molecules regardless of color and shape. These molecules can be used to produce new plastic items. #Recycle #ClimateAction #SDGs #climate
Matter of Trust (Chile) is making agro-hair mats from hair #waste. They claim, that when installed in fields these reduce the amount of irrigation water required to half. Nutrients in the hair provide nitrogen to soil and keep it moist!! #ClimateAction #climate #agriculture #SDGs
more research and deliberation are necessary to identify reasons for this wage disparity between women and men and solutions that increase women's wages. (2/2) #womenempowerment #wagegap #wages #agriculture #women #drf #drreddysfoundation
Women agriculture workers are paid 22% less than their male counterparts (MoA). Considering the fact that women reinvest 90% of their earnings into activities that break the cycle of intergenerational poverty (FAO)... (1/2) #womenempowerment #wagegap #wages #agriculture #women
India's urban #housing shortage is estimated to be close to 29 million units. ECON Habitat Project (USA) is transforming used sea freight shipping containers into houses for low-income households. Beautiful & Economical! #climate #ClimateAction #SDGs
To reduce the infant mortality rate in #India, @iitmadras is developing #VR solutions to train PHC #health workers. Their start-up 'Merkel Haptics' is already offering many simulations which also use haptic #technology! This can be scaled up faster than traditional training.
We are happy to be addressing the challenge of mechanization for small #farmers by developing small farm implements. These small machines are #OpenSource and will address #climate change, increasing labor costs, and decreasing profitability. #agriculture #empowerment #SDGs twitter.com/kamalkisan/sta…
The #COVID19 #pandemic has widened the learning gap among #children from low-income households. A government school in Sunderbans is taking learning to the doorstep through a vehicle with a teacher and a projector. These open-air classes address learning gaps. #education #SDGs
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