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3 days ago

Doctor who invented 18 medical devices

Consultant Dr Jagdish Chaturvedi is not your typical healthcare professional. He's also an entrepreneur. Continue Reading

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Gender equality
4 days ago

Women and girls fight back

A project in Bangladesh’s Narsingdi district is one of several making inroads on women’s rights, despite a wider conservative backlash that has proved deadly Continue Reading

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Climate action
5 days ago

Growing food in -30c

The Arctic farmer growing food in the most northerly major human settlement on Earth Continue Reading

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Responsible consumption and production
6 days ago

Charity income streams

Plymouth resident Gareth Chugg provides free refills of chilled and filtered water at festivals in the south-west Continue Reading

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Sustainable cities and communities
1 week ago

The ‘holy grail’ of plastic?

Scientists create material that can be recycled over and over again Continue Reading

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Decent work and economic growth
1 week ago

From the streets to the studio

When the Crouch End arts festival in north London collaborated with a local homelessness hostel in 2013, there were some unexpected results. Continue Reading

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Reduced inequalities
1 week ago

Mumbai’s dedicated LGBT clinic

After reports of transgender people being refused treatment, a new centre offers specialised services – and respite from discrimination Continue Reading

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Good health and wellbeing
1 week ago

Afghan book clubs bloom

Reading groups are springing up across Kabul, broadening youthful horizons in a country where books are often censored. Continue Reading

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Good health and wellbeing
1 week ago

Peek Vision

Making Eyecare And Vision Screening Accessible To All Continue Reading

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Responsible consumption and production
2 weeks ago

Growing confidence

Allotment in a Box, a scheme run by a co-operative of gardeners and artists named Glue Collective. Continue Reading

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Responsible consumption and production
23 hours ago

Making a fashion statement

Brighton-based enterprise creating a network of sewers, tailors and designers upcyling donated fabrics Continue Reading

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Good health and wellbeing
3 days ago

Doctor who invented 18 medical devices

Consultant Dr Jagdish Chaturvedi is not your typical healthcare professional. He's also an entrepreneur. Continue Reading

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Gender equality
4 days ago

Women and girls fight back

A project in Bangladesh’s Narsingdi district is one of several making inroads on women’s rights, despite a wider conservative backlash that has proved deadly Continue Reading

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Climate action
5 days ago

Growing food in -30c

The Arctic farmer growing food in the most northerly major human settlement on Earth Continue Reading

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Responsible consumption and production
6 days ago

Charity income streams

Plymouth resident Gareth Chugg provides free refills of chilled and filtered water at festivals in the south-west Continue Reading

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Sustainable cities and communities
1 week ago

The ‘holy grail’ of plastic?

Scientists create material that can be recycled over and over again Continue Reading

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Decent work and economic growth
1 week ago

From the streets to the studio

When the Crouch End arts festival in north London collaborated with a local homelessness hostel in 2013, there were some unexpected results. Continue Reading

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Reduced inequalities
1 week ago

Mumbai’s dedicated LGBT clinic

After reports of transgender people being refused treatment, a new centre offers specialised services – and respite from discrimination Continue Reading

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Good health and wellbeing
1 week ago

Afghan book clubs bloom

Reading groups are springing up across Kabul, broadening youthful horizons in a country where books are often censored. Continue Reading

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Good health and wellbeing
1 week ago

Peek Vision

Making Eyecare And Vision Screening Accessible To All Continue Reading

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Responsible consumption and production
2 weeks ago

Growing confidence

Allotment in a Box, a scheme run by a co-operative of gardeners and artists named Glue Collective. Continue Reading

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