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Hippo Roller by Project H Design

Posted by Kate Andrews | 22-02-2008 00:24 | Category: Health, Poverty, Social aid, Developing World



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A simple, but ethically effective initiative was launched this week from NPO Project H Design. ‘The Hippo Roller is a simple rolling barrel device that allows the millions whose livelihoods depend on the daily fetching of water to more easily access and transport their daily water supply. The roller holds 3-4 days worth of water for a family of 7 [approx 5 times that of traditional methods]. To read more about the project and get involved in the sponsoring, visit Project H Design.


Founded by Emily Pilloton, Project H Design is “a charitable organization that supports, inspires, and delivers life-improving humanitarian product design solutions to global communities in need. We champion industrial design as a tool to address social issues, a vehicle for global life improvement, and a catalyst for individual and community empowerment.”


Agency:
Project H Design
Source:
Inhabitat.com




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I can manufacture your roller at 1/3 of your cost

Posted by ana fernandez | 16-12-2009 22:50



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