By Betsy Teutsch
100 below $100: 100 instruments for Empowering worldwide Women is a complete examine potent, reasonably cheap options for aiding ladies within the international South out of poverty. such a lot books in this topic concentrate on one challenge and one answer; writer Betsy Teutsch as a substitute spreads her web broad, sharing 100 winning, confirmed paths out of poverty in 11 varied sectors—including tech, public health and wellbeing, legislation, finance, and more—in a visually outstanding publication packed with pictures of vivid, robust girls farmers, future health practitioners, marketers, and humanitarian tech stars doing fascinating, state of the art paintings. Eye-opening and compelling, a hundred below $100 is an obtainable access aspect for globally-attuned readers interested by utilizing a large diversity of instruments to empower ladies and support alleviate poverty within the constructing international.
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Intercropping 61. Seeders and Threshers 62. Urine Fertilizer 63. Treadle Water Pumps 64. Drip Micro-Irrigation 65. Keyhole Gardens 66. Urban Bag Gardening 67. Improved Crop Storage Bags 68. Solar Dehydrators and Nut Shellers 69. Agroforestry: Integrating Trees Into Subsistence Farming 70. Beekeeping 71. Chickens and Eggs 72. Goats 73. Fish Farming Sector 7 – Construction 74. Bottle Bricks/Ecobricks 75. Improved Roofing 76. Plastic Bottle Solar Lights 77. Inesfly: Insecticide-Infused Paint Sector 8 – Transportation 78.
Inesfly: Insecticide-Infused Paint Sector 8 – Transportation 78. Bikes 79. Wheelbarrows and Handcarts 80. Affordable Children’s Wheelchairs Sector 9 – ICT = Information and Communication Technology 81. Literacy 82. Radio 83. Television 84. Cell Phones 85. Computers 86. The Internet 87. Digital Platforms for Women’s Voices Sector 10 – Financial Inclusion 88. Microloans 89. Savings 90. Mobile Money: Cash Transfers by Cell Phone 91. Microinsurance 92. Microfranchises 93. Fair Trade Certification Sector 11 – Legal Tools 94.
3. EMBRACE INFANT WARMER Embrace Infant Warmers fight hypothermia in preterm and low birth weight babies for 1 percent of the cost of an incubator. 4. VACCINE DELIVERY Due to weak vaccination delivery systems, many of the world’s poorest children still die from preventable diseases. A coordinated global effort to raise vaccination rates is saving many lives. 5. UMBILICAL CORD TREATMENT Newborns are vulnerable to infections. A single 25 cent application of CHX gel on the umbilical cord stump can save a baby’s life.