The topic of education is growing increasingly important on Chile’s agenda. Yet there is still a lot of work to do, says Patricia Matte Lorraín, who supports the educational system in her country with a network of elementary schools.
150 million people in the world suffer from defective eyesight. But many of them cannot afford corrective eyesight devices. The result: The people cannot pursue their work and have trouble providing for themselves and their families. Martin Aufmuth found a way to change this situation.
A functioning waste management and the battle against unemployment are among the biggest challenges for slum dwellers in Nairobi. With its innovative waste management, TakaTaka Solutions is creating new jobs – also for Damaris Mwende and Elisabeth Aluoch.