Women’s WorldWide Web Interview: BETSY TEUTSCH EXPLAINS HOW SIMPLE TOOLS CAN EMPOWER WOMEN AROUND THE WORLD

By |September 8th, 2015|Atlantic Things That Work Series, cellphones, female farmers, Girl Effect, goats, guatemala, inequality of opportunity, Kibera, legal status, low tech/high impact, microloans, solar, solar lights, solar powered appliances, sustainable agriculture, Woman Humanitarian Tech Stars|

A woman-to-woman microinsurance transaction.Credit: John Owens 9/8/2015 – W4 had the pleasure of interviewing Betsy Teutsch, author of 100 Under $100, which makes vividly clear some of the challenges faced by the billion-plus most impoverished women in the world. These women suffer a dearth of resources, education and access to health care, and have to deal with discriminatory legal and financial services. […]

PeePoos: Biodegradable Portable Toilet Bags

By |January 10th, 2015|Kibera, WASH, Water|

Photo: PeePoople/ Camilla WirseenAbout 2.4 billion people don't have flush toilets or access to public facilities. The hygiene challenge is [...]

Picture of the Week: Hunt for Sack-Gardening Turns Up A Treasure

By |November 18th, 2013|Kenya, Kibera, sack-gardening, sustainable agriculture, urban agriculture|

An amazing picture from Rikitembizi's BlogA large and lovely task connected to writing 100 Under $100 is searching for just [...]