Indian Social Enterprises Emerged from MIT

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA  has always been known for its innovative technologies which have transformed the world. But through this article, we wanted to explore the impact of MIT alumni and students in creating a more equitable world. Amongst the several initiatives on its campus in this direction, D-Labs and Media labs are…

Top 10 Agri Tech Social Enterprises in India

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Agriculture plays a vital role in the GDP of India. 58% of Indian rural household is dependent on agriculture for its livelihood.  Here are few agri tech social enterprises who are working day and night to improve agriculture with the help of latest technology. Agrostar Courtesy: link Aim: To transform Agri-business and simplify the lives…

ONergy: Energy Access For BoP

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Let there be light!! –Genesis 1:3 Even God, I bet, underestimated the task at hand. Even now, 1.2 billion people around the world live in dark. Most of this population resides in the developing and underdeveloped countries. India alone accounts for 25% of the total population without access to electricity. Poverty and lack of access to…

Artoo: Technology-Driven Efficiency For BoP Enterprises

Artoo– A name with ‘art’ within it, to my mind, suggested a company that would have something to do with the creative and artistic products. As I dug deeper and tried to find out what this word means it emerged as a Sc-Fi character (R2-D2), a robot, in the Star Wars universe. Weaving these connections,…

REVEALED – A technological revolution at the BOP

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The fruits of science, technology and innovation should reach the poorest, the remotest and the most vulnerable person for a safe, sustainable and prosperous future for India. The Bottom of the Pyramid (BoP) comprises over 700 million people in India. Even as technology becomes more affordable and internet access increasing, a “digital divide” between rich and…