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04/22/2017 at 07:30. Facebook
In rural areas of Thailand, a community’s livelihood relies mainly on agriculture, making increased climate variation a challenge without the right tools and knowledge. This is what this year’s Earth Day is all about: climate literacy. And it has been at the core of AXA’s partnership with CARE in Thailand through the “Where The Rain Falls” project. By working with and for the communities, the...
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04/20/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
After seeing a friend of his struggle to use a computer mouse due a musculoskeletal condition, Sergey Halyavin decided to take action. The high school student from Russia designed a sandal computer mouse: it is operated with your toes and even has led lights to be visible in the dark! Sergei now wants to develop a wireless version. Share this article to encourage him to continue helping others...
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04/18/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
Bunya Usui, AXA Life Japan employee, was having trouble reaching his elderly mother with Alzheimer’s and making sure she was safe and in good health. Thus, in order to be more at ease and help other families feel the same, he created "Are You Ok?" a mobile application that allows an individual to track and chat with their loved-ones, in addition to providing emergency support if need be.

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Monette Cañonero Abayon
Have you heard about microfiber pollution? It happens when synthetic textiles send tiny plastic fibers into wastewater then end up in rivers, causing marine pollution. After brainstorming to find a way to solve this issue, passionate surfers Alexander Nolte and Oliver Spies came up with “Guppy Friend.” It is a laundry bag specifically designed to capture even the tiniest bit of microfiber,...
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Have you heard about microfiber pollution It happens when synthetic textiles send
Ugonna Agila
Jay Green-Mauk
Arkadeepta Das
In dry soil, reforestation is complicated due to the low survival rate of seedlings. The Landlife Company offers a great solution to this problem: the Cocoon. It’s a biodegradable paper donut that protects seeds and reduces the amount of water the plants need in order to grow. With this invention, seed survival rates went from 10% to at least 80%!
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In dry soil reforestation is complicated due to the low survival rate
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Cherri Vitali
Virgilio Vergonia
Discover an inspiring Parisian solidarity network fueled by local businesses and citizens that brings effective assistance to homeless people. As of today, more than 200 local businesses are part of the network and the concept is spreading in other French cities, and even internationally!

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Today is World Health Day. UNICEF promotes general improvement in health systems worldwide and works to ensure all children and women have access to quality maternal, new born and early childhood health care. To help reach that goal in 2017, AXA supports UNICEF France to fight childhood obesity in Mexico’s most vulnerable neighborhoods and accompanies 6,000 mothers in an effort to improve...
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Haji Mohmad Ashraf
Manimaran Ayyavoo
Arkadeepta Das
From afar, it looks like any ordinary playground for children. At second glance you will notice that the playground of the Ilanot School For Special Education, is unique.

Discover why in the video below!
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Annette Cooper
Maria Teresa Basbaño Bunda
For some of us, coffee is fuel to get through the day, but did you know that ground coffee can be turned into bio fuel? Arthur Kay launched Bio-Bean, a ground coffee recycling company that collects coffee waste from cafés and transforms it into bio fuel. Ground coffee is treated and reconditioned and can be used in wood-burning stoves, a greener alternative to fossil fuel.

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For some of us coffee is fuel to get through the day
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Shila Dey
Jay Alfred
Access to education is difficult for the less fortunate, that’s why the group Charleston Women in Tech launched CodeON, a project that aims to educate children about digital protection. Internet access, coding classes and computer resources are offered for free…in the back of a laundromat! On top of helping kids get familiar with digital protection, it offers them opportunities for employment...
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Access to education is difficult for the less fortunate thats why the
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Chidinma Adaku Chukwu
Tijjani Ibn Aliyu
Moved by his encounter with a young Indian boy begging for a pencil a few years ago, Adam Braun founded Pencil of Promise to bring literacy to children in developing countries. In Ghana, the organization has been working closely with local NGOs, renovating over 90 schools and equipping teachers with the skills and materials to make education a reality for pupils in the Volta Region.
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Emmanuel Adariku
Elizabeth Adamolekun
To raise awareness about recycling, this team of college students set out to build an entire recreational space made out of discarded objects. The result: a bright and colorful park that gives a second life to old tyres, bottles, and other used materials.

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To raise awareness about recycling this team of college students set out
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Ekine Blossom Paul
What if taking action for the planet was as simple as switching your lights off for an hour? Take part in the fight against climate change by participating in Earth Hour. For us, it has been an on-going engagement to reduce our environmental footprint.

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Tom Crisp Sr.
Today is World Water Day. On this occasion, let’s celebrate and encourage the sustainable use of freshwater, the most essential resource of our planet.

Give us your own water saving tips in the comments and don’t forget to share this post to help raise greater awareness around you!
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Karly Oestringer
Deepa
Today is the International day of Happiness. Did you know that mental well-being and physical health are closely tied? With the support of AXA Research Fund, Dr. Sarah Pressman made it her mission to investigate the power of positive emotions on stress in order to develop better solutions to protect the body from its effects and improve health.

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Today is the International day of Happiness Did you know that mental
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Chidinma Adaku Chukwu
Ross Gemmell was born with muscular dystrophy, a disorder that weakened his muscles and gradually made him struggle to deal with simple daily tasks. Unable to find the right aid equipment, he decided to make his own! At 70 years-old, he regained independence and helped others with the same condition thanks to his creation.

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Ross Gemmell was born with muscular dystrophy a disorder that weakened his
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Charu Patel
Bobbi Paidel, founded the non-profit "Tribe of Lambs," a jewellery company in which all the products are designed and handcrafted by local Indian artisans. Profits go to compassion projects including educational, literacy efforts, environmental initiatives, & healthcare support, to help HIV positive children in India.

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Bobbi Paidel founded the nonprofit Tribe of Lambs a jewellery company in
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Munukutla Prabha
Passionate about the ocean, its ecosystems, and marine wildlife, Ocean Sole, founded by Julie Church, recycles flipflops found littered on the beaches and coastlines of Kenya. Discover Ocean Sole in action in the video below !

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Carmela Salvador
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Alicia Lim Ai Keng
Nuhu Umaru
Discover the story of Kath, a new-Zealander who is training dogs to help dyslexic kids regain self-confidence.
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Shis Chougule
Ivonete Perez