Innovations

588 Innovations
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    Segoro Algae is empowering Indonesia's struggling coastal farmers by providing technology and training to turn seaweed p...
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya two third of Indonesian territory consist of water (sea) and based on the story, give us inspiration to increase economic healthy of coastal communities with seaweed farming. The company has made initiative than can be followed by another company how to conduct...  more
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    Sky Factory uses unique digital technology to build virtual windows and skylights that will help people be reminded of t...
      Worldwide
    Goal 3. Good Health and Well-Being
    • Dennis Heaton
      Dennis Heaton Sky Factory is using art for profit and for healing. Beautiful ceiling and window scenes of nature create well-being in workplaces and health care settings.
    • Kerul Kassel
      Kerul Kassel This for-profit business has found the potential for several niche markets while also offering the customers in those markets several benefits: the firms that purchase the product are likely to have happier, more relaxed employees and customers with a greater...  more
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    Cremosa Food Company is a food distribution company that distributes food products to restaurants and is located in Melv...
      United States
    Goal 10. Reduced Inequalities
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel Cremosa is an inspiring food distribution company that wants to give back and help as many people in need as they can.
    • Florence Snyder
      Florence Snyder This is an extraordinary kind of corporate culture. The world could use more of it.
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    Sofyan Corp, mainly focus on business hotel under Sofyan Hotel brand. At the beginning, Sofyan Hotel did ...
      Indonesia
    Goal 4. Quality Education
    • Aditya  Damawan
      Aditya Damawan Not only profit, but the company also care about the people. Very good way to keep the business more sustain.
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya Sofyan Hotel is one of family business model which has concern in education to empowering communities.
    • Reza Maghraby
      Reza Maghraby A business model that synergize company values, employee values and society values. Great Story, thanks for sharing
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    Turn waste into a blessing. From something wasted into money. Starting from a desire to empower the surrounding housewiv...
      Indonesia
    Goal 5. Gender Equality
    • Aditya  Damawan
      Aditya Damawan Menik Menik has turn a waste into treasure
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya the government should stimulate the socio-preneurship business like menik-menik. This scheme can create work field and at the same time giving benefit for environment.
    • Reza Maghraby
      Reza Maghraby Nice story, thanks you for sharing
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     Changing sustainable food production in the world one farm at a time through testing and certification services. ...
      United States
    Goal 12. Responsible Consumption and Production
    • Dennis Heaton
      Dennis Heaton Global ID Group is applying science and information technology to certify food products and processes, bringing radical transparency to the food chain.
    • Pernille Hippe Brun
      Pernille Hippe Brun By offering concrete solutions to a growing market in terms of sustainable food, this company shows the way for both producers and consumers in terms of seeing through what is, and what is not a true sustainable product.
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    Koperasi Hutan Jaya Lestari (cooperative) was founded as a solution to eliminate illegal logging and...
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 15. Life on Land
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    Kilimanjaro Environment is a natural organization that accumulates and recover used cooking oil in order to transfo...
      Morocco
    Goal 7. Affordable and Clean Energy
    • Mary Grace Neville
      Mary Grace Neville Repurposing waste takes great advantage of a market niche opportunity, one that advances our global-social ability to sustain human consumption yet doing so in more highly interdependent ways than mainstream currently does. I hope consumers increasingly choose...  more
    • Eliza Somsel
      Eliza Somsel I love that Kilimanjaro Environment is collecting oil from more than just restaurants. The inclusion of household oils will have a big impact on their business and the environment. Great story!
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    Combined solar power and wind power together. Provide affordable and clean energy to rural area in Inner Mongolia, Ch...
      China
    Goal 7. Affordable and Clean Energy
    • Beau Daane
      Beau Daane I love the combination of wind (strong at night) and solar (strong during the day) along with battery back up to address the full 24/7 power needs of a community.
    • Eliza Somsel
      Eliza Somsel This is a great innovation that could be used around the world, especially with the changing weather patterns we have been experiencing over the last few years.
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    RBN Puspo Budoyo is a place for preserving the art-tradition and heritage. RBN Puspo Budoyo&nbs...
      Indonesia
    Goal 16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya The story is very inspiring. Pak Luluk Sumiarso as founder still has concern and care about tradition in the modern era.
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    SAMPAH (Selalu Akan Mudah Pabila Ada Harapan) translate into English ...  or WASTE ...
      Indonesia
    Goal 12. Responsible Consumption and Production
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya waste management is always problem in our country. Based on the story, we can learn form young people how to give contribution to the environment through create something useful from waste.
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    United Universal Group aims to promote a stable, safe, and increasingly prosperous Afghanistan. The company hopes to ...
      Afghanistan
    Goal 8. Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel This company's efforts of rebuilding and improving Afghanistan's infrastructure is inspiring.
    • Kerul Kassel
      Kerul Kassel This firm works to employ under- and unemployed Afghan citizens, and avoids corruptions within government by partnering with the United States military with assistance in building and maintaining camps and facilities.
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    Through its profit-making consignment operations, Stuff Etc is able to flourish while giving back to society and th...
      United States
    Goal 12. Responsible Consumption and Production
    • Dennis Heaton
      Dennis Heaton Stuff Etc is reducing the impact of consumption through selling items for reuse.
      This consignment business makes a profit and helps non-profits to raise funds through sale of donated items.
    • Marina Williams
      Marina Williams Stuff Etc offers a great way of getting needed items while incurring into a gentler ecological footprint. It provides a user-friendly, affordable mechanism of conscious consumption, lending new life to items that would otherwise become clutter.
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    Fabdesign is in the business of textile science. Traditionally, textiles are produced through laborious techniques, such...
      United States
    Goal 12. Responsible Consumption and Production
    • Kristina Kohl
      Kristina Kohl Great example of a small business creating innovative solutions by looking through a new lens to drive a profound global impact on the textile business while regenerating environmental and social capital.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter A very inspiring story about a company finding a new, innovative way to do something and creating so much benefit (and zero waste) in the process!
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    Greyston Bakery makes brownies so that it can hire people, not the other way around. Their Open Hiring™ model...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 10. Reduced Inequalities
    • Amy Campbell Bogie
      Amy Campbell Bogie Thanks, Claire! One of my teammates, Sven Thiessen, just ordered a copy of "Instructions to the Cook." Incredibly interesting to hear how Glassman manifested his faith through the business.
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    American Prison Data Systems (APDS) is changing education in our corrections system. By developing a technology platform...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 16. Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
    • Martin Freeman
      Martin Freeman Professor Kohl, thank you for introducing us to this wonderful celebration of businesses having real impact, here on Aim2Flourish.com
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    PT Agricinal was established in 1982, when N.M. Manurung started his journey to develop Seblat, the small village near...
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 12. Responsible Consumption and Production
    • Aditya  Damawan
      Aditya Damawan Collaboration between the company and society has given significant impact to the business. The business model developed by PT Agricinal has proved that collaboration has positive impact to the business and assure the business sustainability. At the same...  more
    • Joko Rusmartono Jati
      Joko Rusmartono Jati Perfect example on how the company empower local community while doing the business at the same time. The person whom lead the company must be very inspiring because he can maintain his commitment in setting a good relation with people and also gives back...  more
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    Renewable energy is energy generated from renewable resources, such as sunlight, wind, waves, geothermal heat and water....
      Indonesia Exemplar
    Goal 11. Sustainable Cities and Communities
    • suryadi wijaya
      suryadi wijaya renewable energy has big contribution in Indonesian energy mix policy. In many case, renewable energy stop in discussion and only become object of seminar or conference. But, the story show us that renewable energy can be implemented and become alternative...  more
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    Doing business through symbiosis mutualism will increase and ensure the probability for the company to grow. T...
      Indonesia
    Goal 5. Gender Equality
    • Joko Rusmartono Jati
      Joko Rusmartono Jati Nice story. Inspiring business model.
    • Asep Herlambang
      Asep Herlambang I Love Batik, it is my everyday clothes to go to work, inspiring story, loveable product.
    • Joice Juliana
      Joice Juliana An effective way of marketing batik and of helping batik artists, pedicab drivers and the community at the same time. Thanks for the story Pak Adit.
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    Protiviti is a global consulting firm that helps its clients confidently face the future. Through its efforts for d...
      United States Exemplar
    Goal 10. Reduced Inequalities
    • Charles Wankel
      Charles Wankel The effort put forth by this company to make diversity and inclusion commonplace in a supporting environment is fantastic.
    • Megan Buchter
      Megan Buchter Many companies overlook the importance of flourishing in the workplace. Everything that this company does internally to support their employees is so inspiring, and that impacts their clients who adopts many of their practices.