1

Plastale

1st prize

Country of deployment

Egypt

Category*

Other

We see opportunity in plastic waste in rural areas and unemployed youth Make decentralized plastic recycling mini-factories produce high quality washed PET flakes and use HDPE flakes to produce composite plastic tiles to build roofs and use them as cladding to empower unemployed youth in their own communities to build roofs. Additionally, we offer a smart collection model of plastic waste through plastic waste smart bins making and an online application that connects all stakeholders involved in the process, enabling us to create vibrant decentralized supply chain network. Besides, we educate rural areas communities about plastic recycling processes, benefits and problems.

2

Tajdeed

2nd prize

Country of deployment

Egypt

Category*

Energy

Tajdeed is a Smart Cleaning Solutions company that Provides innovative methods for cleaning in a professional manner and one of the services that we offer is Solar panels cleaning robot that is Regular (Automated) & Accurate to keep/maintain the quality& efficiency of the solar panels as long as possible. ————————————————————————————— تجديد هى شركة حلول ذكية للتنظيف تقدم أساليب مبتكرة للتنظيف بطريقة مهنية وواحد من الخدمات التي تقدمها هو روبوت تنظيف للخلايا الشمسية الذي يعمل بشكل منتظم و دقيق لابقاء/الحفاظ على جودة و كفاءة الألواح الشمسية لآطول وقت ممكن.

3

DUCO - Empowering Urban Appeal

3rd prize

Country of deployment

Egypt

Category*

Culture

DUCO is a creative agency, production house and future platform dedicated to urban art and outdoor hand-painted wallscapes powered by a commercial approach while maintaining the mission of contributing towards an urban aesthetical development. Since 2011 the idea has been initiated and developed throughout DUCO official establishment in 2017 targeting any outdoor surfaces with a potential for visual transformation whether for commercial or non-commercial purposes all being hand-painted as one of our core values reflecting the social enterprise culture by creating new markets and providing opportunities for the local creative workforce besides encouraging craftsmanship. We work towards community enrichment and place making through improving street visuals as a means of inspiration as well as creating value by exposure, interaction, understanding and appreciation of high artistic quality with an objective to enhance the design-build quality standards, connect art with people and stimulate the alternative tourism scenes alongside the urban subcultures.