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Collaboration!

Collaboration among government, funders and NGO's and cross sector organizations to solve community wide problems that were identified based on a community driven assessment that includes gps mapping and visuals, data and all perspectives at the table. Enough w/ the competive grant process that puts agencies against agencies and asks for long term problems to be solved in three years or less and piece meals the work! ...more »

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My ideas in medicine, sport, sanitation, engineering

Dear Sir, Me, George Kokochashvili working for USAID Georgia office as an Engineering Specialist. Thought USAID newsletters. I have found your web page, which was very interesting for me, where was mentioned about identify key development challenges that can be tackled through innovative science and technology solutions. From my side I would like to inform you that I have several inventions in the following fields: ...more »

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Disaster Intervention with Bag Digesters

Early in the Haiti emergency intervention there were large numbers of IDP’s in camps. The WASH cluster set a goal of building 11,000 latrines with an initial goal of one latrine for every 100 people. However, there were not enough pump trucks in country to properly maintain the latrines, nor was – or is – there a satisfactory method to dispose of the sludge when the latrines are cleaned. Large bag digesters can help ...more »

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