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Welcome to the AIM2Flourish Stories page, where you will find thousands of 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.

Ideas that Sow Water

Date published: 18 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Bogotá, Bogotá, CO

SIEMBRA aims to plant trees for the recovery and protection of the the moorlands of Colombia. It accomplishes this by mobilizing conscious consumers who understand the origin and importance of

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Orange Flavor / Con Sabor a Naranja

Date published: 18 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Bogota, Bogota, CO

The orange maraca is a great example of Colombian innovation, because it combines the creativity, ingenuity, art, talent and cultural heritage of the luthier masters with a new source of

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ECOnciencia - One Man's Garbage Is Another Man's Treasure

Date published: 18 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Bogotá, Cundinamarca, CO

The innovation of EcoWorks is “ECOnciencia,” a business model in which business advice is made about waste separation. First a diagnosis and characterization are made, with the purpose of seeing

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Changing the Way We Think About Convenience Culture

Date published: 18 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Melbourne & globally, Victoria and globally, Worldwide

KeepCup is the world's first "barista-standard" reusable cup. It is estimated KeepCup users now save 8 billion cups every year, offering a "solution to a problem." This is a sizeable

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When Start-ups and Large Companies Learn from Each Other

Date published: 18 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: FR

Mandarine CODI a créé « Miss Mandarine » une offre originale de formation pour les grandes entreprises. En effet, « Miss Mandarine » est un programme où les Talents des

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Rain Catchment; a Solution to Water Scarcity in Poor Communities

Date published: 14 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: El Pilon, Queretaro, MX

Presas Bajo Tierra developed patented technology as an alternative solution to resolve water problems in poor communities. The purpose Presas Bajo Tierra is to implement a sustainable, autonomous and sustainable

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Recovering People's Autonomy

Date published: 14 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Zapopan, Jalisco, MX

Technological solutions and health services at a lower cost, so that people with lower limb amputation can walk again.Interview Video: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1MQ_ZX7TG2W-cEXiMec0SbE_ijl7Kbm-O/view?usp=sharing

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We Make Forestry Matter

Date published: 14 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Huimanguillo, Balancán, Tenosique and Tacotalpa mainly, Tabasco, MX

The innovation developed by Proteak is a model of vertical integration in the production of wood, going from tree plantation to the board manufacturing process. The company develops forests where

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Leading a Sustainable Lifestyle

Date published: 14 Oct 2019

Innovation Location: Mexico City, Mexico City, MX

In addition to having an eco-conscious supply chain (biodegradable and organic production), Desplastificate believes in the concept of a circular economy. Their business model is a subscription-based web service through

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