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Scaling social impact through Sandboxes for innovation

Launched in 2012, Action For India (AFI) takes social enterprises working on solving problems for BoP populations and helps accelerate their work.
on Jan 29, 2015

#TechForImpact Tweetchat with The Alternative and Action For India – Jan 28th, 3 PM IST

Join The Alternative and Action For India in a tweetchat on #tech4impact on Jan 27th, 3 PM IST.
on Jan 25, 2015

Khonoma’s beautiful, equitable water management system

Khonoma village, which fought the British four times, is today also known for how it protects its ecological heritage. Watch how its indigenous water manage...
on Dec 11, 2014

Design Matters: These 5 rural innovations prove that creative design in India isn’t dead

Creative design in rural innovation plays an important aspect in the development of these, by lowering the cost of and need for industrialization.
on Nov 7, 2014

The indigenous hydroger that’s brightening the lives of Nagaland villagers

Villages of Nagaland that aren't connected to the electricity grid have been given hope by a new source of power - a hydroger.
on Oct 21, 2014

Prof. Anil Gupta: ‘Grassroot Innovation is alive and well in India, we just have to look for it’

Prof. Anil Gupta of the National Innovation Council, talks about the quest for innovations 'from' the grassroots that can improve millions of lives.
on Sep 17, 2014