Swap Education for Housing engages young people as youth mentors who live on-site in deprived neighbourhoods.
Thanks! With your search on Gexsi you support the following project:
Education for Housing Swap – Empowering children from deprived neighbourhoods
In socially deprived neighbourhoods, public authorities tend to find it difficult to provide quality education. This is where the social enterprise Tausche Bildung für Wohnen (“Swap education for housing”) jumps in. It engages young people as youth mentors who live on-site in deprived neighbourhoods. Its award-winning model now is replicated in other cities.
Sanku empowers local mom-and-pop mills to fortify maize flour at no additional costs
mango solar brings clean energy to previously inaccessible areas of the world through digitally empowered solar home systems that are made to last.
Namati trains and deploys grassroots legal advocates who work with communities to advance fundamental citizenship rights.
The app provides information, positive inspiration and guidance for youth in almost any troubling situation.
Helping Hands is a web-based app that empowers all of us to provide neighborhood assistance during the Corona epidemic.
Sanergy pioneers a zero waste economy by turning organic waste from sanitary facilities, households or farms into new valuable products.
Health4Bees protects bees from environmental toxins, making use of data collected by the bees themselves.
ShareTheMeal is a smartphone app that enables people to share their meal with a hungry child - through a micro donation of $ 0.50.
Bike Bridge engages citizens to teach refugee women to ride a bike and therewith bridges cultural and social gaps.
Most chewing gums contain plastic as "chewing mass". Forest Gum shows that there is another way.
Liter of Light is a global, grassroots movement commited to providing affordable, sustainable solar light to people with limited or no access to electricity.
The App “Pfandgeben” allows informal bottle collectors to pick up their goods directly at your household, which drastically improves their work conditions.
Socialbnb is a non-profit booking platform that connects travelers with local initiatives around the world who offer homestays for guests.
Ya Bana means "for the children". A free primary school is established in Kinshasa, which is financed by an affiliated school bakery.
Swimsol develops floating solar systems that power Maledivian islands with clean energy without occupying any space.
The Swiss-Peruvian women-led social enterprise gives low-income urban communities access to clean and affordable sanitation facilities.
The student initiative Samaki of Enactus Aachen e.V. enables people in the rural regions of Africa to pursue sustainable fish farming with long-term benefits.
SIRPLUS has made it its mission to counteract the immense waste of food and to make food saving the mainstream.
More than 150 million people in the world would need glasses but cannot afford them. The one-dollar glasses are manufactured and sold by the local people themselves. The material costs: only about 1 US Dollar!
The mountain gorilla project of the climate protection foundation myclimate supports the distribution of efficient stoves that require hardly any firewood in the densely populated region on the edge of the Virunga cloud forest in Rwanda.
Did you know? Garbage bags are mostly made from crude oil. The Hamburg project Ecosack produces 100% plastic waste bags and is working on linking production with the Ocean Cleanup project in the future.
Through the Bettervest platform, we are supporting the development of a network of 80 mobile solar kiosks that will provide people in Rwanda with access to WiFi, a mobile phone charging station and all kinds of Internet-based services.
The Berlin Startup helps people in crisis regions by purchasing agricultural products from these regions that are typical for the country. Directly from small farmers, without intermediaries. In this way it strengthens local structures.
Dave and Burkhard are two passionate founders from Stuttgart. Their start-up company wants to make Amazon Indian knowledge about organic farming accessible to cocoa farmers around the world.
The "Küste-gegen-Plastik" association has developed an app with which consumers can complain about too much plastic waste in packaging directly to the manufacturer. We support you in making your app better known.
The enthusiasm for football is shared by many, especially young people. Street Football World uses this potential to improve the lives and opportunities of children and young people.