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Worlds AIDs Day, Some Facts You Should Know (Open list) (4 submissions)

It’s hard living with a stigma. It’s not what people say, but what they don’t say. It’s the knowing smiles, and the sheepish looks that all add up to a feeling of accusation.

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News Social Good

These giant ‘RATS’ are helping to make the world a safer place

If you thought rats didn’t serve a useful purpose think again. African giant pouched rats, nicknamed HeroRATs, are helping to find landmines and detecting tuberculosis as part of an integrated approach. When deployed alongside standard methods, they speed up the process, getting people’s lives back on track as fast as possible.

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Maker News Social Good

Syrian Artist Uses Suitcases to Recreate the Homes Refugees Left Behind

A man named Mohamad Hafez created miniature, three-dimensional models protruding from suitcases as a way to help tell stories of refugees and the struggles so many of them have had to grapple with in recent years.

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Current Social Good

Anja Ringgren Lovn Reveals the Story of Heartbreaking Starving Child in Nigeria

This is the story behind the heartbreaking image  shared on social media almost one year ago of an aid worker photographed giving water to a severely emaciated child.  A real-life story that Inspired and captivated the world in 2016.

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Science Social Good

Professor Pavel Matousek – Laser Man

Little-known laser company beats engineering giant Rolls Royce to coveted Royal Academy of Engineering award after cracking new painless way to detect breast cancer

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Inspirational Social Good

Bhargava the Founder of 5-hour Energy Wants to Put People Power to Good Use

Manoj Bhargava, CEO of 5-Hour Energy, Will Bring Renewable Energy To His Home Country

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Social Good

‘Creation From Catastrophe’ a New exhibition looks at how architects are doing more to prepare us for disaster – but is it enough?

From floating schools to unseen plans for an alternative London, a new exhibition showcases the good, the bad and the ugly architectural responses to urban disasters

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Social Good

It’s Not Every Day We Share Images with Nudity, But These? We Think They’re Changing the World For Good

A movie about embracing our bodies has inspired a group of regional women in Geraldton to strip off and show case theirs.