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    After a Syrian family's chocolate factory is destroyed, the refugee family migrates to Canada with their grandfather's h...
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    Ikea has plans to roll out a new range of rugs and textiles made by Syrian refugees in 2019. According to CNN, "The...
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    Playing For Change is a movement created to inspire and connect the world through music. The idea for this project came ...
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    A complete infrastructure system for the generation, storage, transportation, and delivery of hydrogen which makes a hyd...
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    Kesha Kumari Damini, an entrepreneur in Nepal, came from the dalit (untouchable) caste of South Asia. She endured bigotr...
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    This travel and tour company goes far beyond sight-seeing. The organizers emphasize cultural, historical, environmental,...
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    • Kevin Payne
      Kevin Payne Great sighting! Another benefit of Journey Beyond Travel is their collaboration with another inspiring company, The Anou. Here is a link to a sighting on their work allowing Moroccan artisans direct access a worldwide market at a fair price: http://aim2...  more
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    Conflict Kitchen is a restaurant that serves cuisine from countries with which the United States is in conflict. Each Co...
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    • Alec Simon
      Alec Simon This is such a cool concept! I think ideas like this can go a long way in helping to teach people about different cultures and helping to bridge some of the gaps that currently exist between nations.
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    This construction company builds dome-shaped houses. The structures are made from earth and cement taking into considera...
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    • Kevin Payne
      Kevin Payne I'm amazed the "super adobe" used to build these is 90% earth and only 10% cement. I wonder if this translates to a more effective end-of-life recycling to reclaim and reuse the adobe to make new structures. The picture also looks surprisingly chic; I'd...  more
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    For years, the gold and tin used in everyday electronics was funding violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Intel...
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    • Roberta Baskin
      Roberta Baskin One of the inspiring aspects of Intel's commitment to eliminating conflict minerals is that Intel challenged the whole industry to do its part to make sure they weren't using conflict minerals. I hope a business school student will interview an Intel leader...  more
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    Ever consider how your inner stance influences your ability to make wise choices? Headspace.com's founder Andy Puddicomb...
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