Health Watch

Health Watch

THE PROBLEM: Many people in Khayelitsha lack basic access to health care. This results in serious illness or even death from diseases that could be easily cured or avoided. THE INSIGHT: What if people had easy access to a means to informing them about whether they...
Long Walk From Loadshedding

Long Walk From Loadshedding

THE PROBLEM: Due to loadshedding people do not have access to electricity. Students struggle to study during these times without lighting. Many students also have to walk a long way to get home from school. THE INSIGHT: What if the students could generate electricity...
PRESS Ukungaluthando

PRESS Ukungaluthando

THE PROBLEM: The PRESS girls noticed that their friends were frustrated because of a lack of access to basic goods, such as toiletries, in their school hostel. Some of the girls couldn’t afford some of these goods. At times this leads to girls having no access to...

Innovate the Cape 2015: Intro Indaba

Innovate the Cape had the privilege of kicking off its Intro Indaba in amidst the Open Design Cape Town festival on the 22 August 2015 at the quintessential Cape Town location: Cape Town City Hall. Open Design Cape Town is an annual 12 day festival spread across the...

Team Greenhouse

THE PROBLEM: The planet is suffering from industrialization as each country’s carbon footprint increases rapidly every year. Also, specifically in South Africa, massive unemployment and malnutrition is rampant in poor communities   THE CHALLENGE: Many people do not...