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Winner of Off-Grid Refrigerator Innovation Prize for Appropriate Design and User Experience announced
Lorenza Geronimo | 08 November

KIGALI, RWANDA – On 8 November 2018, at the Unlocking Solar Capital Africa conference, the Scaling Off-Grid Energy (SOGE) Grand Challenge for Development

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10 innovative tech companies receive £10,000 each in UK Aid-funded Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge
Lorenza Geronimo | 03 August

We are excited to announce the ten finalists of the Global LEAP Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge (OGCCC), which is funded by UK aid delivered by the Department

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Dreampipe Challenge - Phase II winners announced
Lorenza Geronimo | 21 May

On 9 May 2018, within the International Water Association’s Water Loss Conference in Cape Town, South Africa, the winners of the Dreampipe Challenge were

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UK Aid-funded competition to stimulate off-grid cold chain technology launched
Lorenza Geronimo | 28 March

The Off-Grid Cold Chain Challenge aims to identify and promote the world’s best and most energy-efficient off-grid cold chain technology.   Yesterday in

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Global LEAP
Global LEAP’s Off-Grid Refrigerator Competition and Innovation Prize Winners Announced
Lorenza Geronimo | 22 January

HONG KONG – Today at the Global Off-Grid Solar Forum and Expo, the Scaling Off-Grid Energy Grand Challenge for Development (SOGE) announced the results of the

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Ideas to Impact at the WEDC Conference
Gabrielle Minkley | 03 August

Ideas to Impact recently hosted a side-event at WEDC to share how innovation prizes can be used for developing sustainable WASH services. July 2017 saw the

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Dreampipe II: Phase 1 Winners Announced!
Ideas to Impact Team | 09 June

Eight innovative initiatives for financing non-revenue water reduction have won awards under Phase 1 of The Dreampipe Challenge. The eight winners have been

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Global LEAP Awards Off-Grid Refrigerator Competition
Ideas to Impact Team | 18 January

Refrigeration holds unique potential to unlock economic and social progress for the 600 million people living off the grid in sub-Saharan Africa. Refrigeration

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Adaptation at Scale - Stage 1 Protsahan Winners Announced
Admin | 21 December

We were seeking existing community driven projects that are already achieving positive results, but who want to scale-up their success to reach more people and

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Dreampipe II now open for registrations
Ideas to Impact Team | 21 October

On Friday, October 21, Dreampipe II launched at the International Water Association Water Ideas 2016 Conference in Bologna. The objective of Dreampipe II is to

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LEAP Award
Global LEAP Competition for World’s Most Innovative Off-Grid Refrigerators Launched
Ideas to Impact Team | 22 September

The Ideas to Impact Programme is the latest partner in the Global LEAP Awards Off-Grid Refrigerator Competition. The Competition aims to spark innovation for

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The Cylinder Prize – what happened next?
Ideas to Impact Team | 23 August

Many of you may have wondered why no country was specified when we launched the Ideas to Impact Cylinder Prize. It inevitably made defining the problem harder

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