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9 youth-led innovations that are protecting the planet (www.weforum.org)

Addressing the climate crisis calls for innovation and collective action from young leaders. This group is at the forefront of the climate fight.

MAA’VA™ ( of America) is developing a proprietary sustainable construction material, turning plastic and non-plastic waste into eco-concrete that can be used for conventional and 3D-printing construction. By optimizing 3D-printing technology, MAA’VA can build environmentally friendly low-cost housing with eco-concrete in one day for 1/10th of the construction cost and half of the construction waste.

Posted by Chris Foltz

Chris Foltz is a renowned brand development catalyst, celebrated inspirational speaker and Managing Director of the Silicon Valley based advisory practice Responsible Solutions Ltd. From his roots in partisan politics, to a battle with drug addiction, 119 days in county jail, and losing everything to the point of homelessness, Chris has re-established himself as one of the most engaging initiators of social impact and development in the nation, and some would consider – the world.

 

7 Startups graduate from Founder Institute Ghana Latest Cohort (techbuild.africa)

 

Dream VC applications: A peek behind the scenes (businessafricaonline.com)