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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find 1,300+ student-written stories about businesses that are both profitable and positive. Every one of these stories showcases a successful business innovation that also helps achieve one or more of the UN Global Goals. Browse the world's largest resource for inspiring, positive business innovation stories.

Providing Dignity to Those in Need

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Argentina

CMax Systems are modular and reusable emergency shelters providing immediate housing for people who have lost their home due to natural disasters or conflict.

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Eat It, Drink It, Put it in your Car!

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Argentina

Oil Fox is an Argentina-based biodiesel producer. In addition to producing biodiesel from standard vegetable and other natural oils, they also have developed technology to create fuel from algae. The

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How to Make Affordable Houses with PET Bottles

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Mexico

Use discarded PET bottles filled with sand to build low-cost housing. Empty bottles and sand are used to create “ecological bricks” in order to build houses for low income families

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Life in the Matrix

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: United Kingdom

Terraseed is an UK-based producer of physical barrier systems for crops to eliminate the need for agrochemicals to control weeds, insects, and disease.

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Sunwaterlife

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Africa

Sun-Water-Life describes in three words a solar powered system that generates about 800 liters of pure water per day. It is built for tough environments, yet it is light weight

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Sustainable Tourism Opens Door to Flourishing Aboriginal Culture

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Taiwan

While a hotel in one of the national parks of Taiwan is sustainable in economic and environmental terms, its focus on social sustainability is turning a disappearing indigenous culture into

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The First Innovation in HK: IT Business with Energy Saving Concept

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Hong Kong

Fuji Xerox provides measurement software, usage reports and education related to customers’ energy-using habits. This combination is expected to reduce energy consumption and influence more sustainable worker behaviors through direct

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Using Tools to Design Your Life

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Nigeria

Transforming ordinary women, university graduates and MBA holders into carpenters. Not just for the fancy of holding the tools and putting together pieces of wood, but more, to give meaning

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Waste to Animal Feed

Date published: 21 Oct 2015

Innovation Location: Indonesia

Handling waste in a way that helps to preserve the environment is relatively new in Indonesia. Turning human food waste into animal feed is innovative. Pledging to the organizations creating

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