Focusing on the future

Universidad Austral (Argentina)

Problem:

In Argentina we are facing a concerning number of unemployed individuals, most of them are not given the same opportunities as other people. Not only do we see this as one of our main concerns but we also want to tackle the alarming increase of pollution in our city, we are aware of all the was te se produce.

Idea:

Our idea is to create and sell school supplies such as notebooks, pencil cases and much more produced only with recicled materials. By doing so we will reduce our waste. But we dont want to stop here, we want to hire people with less Job opportunities to give them experience and a chance of getting into a working life style.

Main Beneficiaries:

Unemployed people in poverty and the whole society since we are planning of reducing waste. An estimated number of the beneficiares is 45 million, and particularly the 12% of the population of Argentina who are unemployed.

Stage:

Inspiration and ideation

SDG:

GOAL 10: Reduced Inequality

GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and Production


University:

Universidad Austral (Argentina)