Non-governmental Organization based in Germany

RESET appeals to individuals, companies, and organisations that are committed to environmental protection and global justice, employing and focusing on TIMES principles (Telecommunications, IT, Media, E-Commerce, Service Provider) to deliver its message and promote action.

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23 May 2018 description
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MotorLeaf introduces a green-fingered AI which can help indoor farms match the growing food demands of the future.

The recent expansion of agricultural tech, combined with emerging food security concerns, has led to the development of modern agricultural practices which seem a million miles away from the rolling green fields and romanticised ideas of farming yore.

17 May 2018 description
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A severe drought can devastate harvests and lead to nationwide famine. This low cost greenhouse could make that a thing of the past.

A growing world population combined with climate change induced weather patterns means food security is fast becoming a critical global concern, especially in developing nations where these factors are generally more prevalent.

10 May 2018 description
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Refugees and asylum seekers forced to leave their homes are often found without paperwork, posing problems for them and for legal authorities in proving their very existence.

Without paperwork, it's impossible to prove your date of birth, open a bank account, access government services, and even get a legal job. Blockchain technology offers an interesting solution here - being able to track an identity on a ledger via a unique, immutable and independently verified record provides new opportunities to tackle this problem.

02 May 2018 description
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A new affordable, climate-change-resisting greenhouse could help strengthen rural Indian farmers' defences against extreme weather conditions.

When farmers in rural India sow their seeds, there is no guarantee they'll be harvesting them, with extreme weather conditions – exacerbated by climate change – frequently threatening their crops and livelihoods.

30 Mar 2018 description
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While World Water Day encapsulates all aspects of Earth's most precious resource, including a focus on minimising flooding, lessening the impact of droughts, recycling water, and reducing contamination, the availability of water is, for many, an on-going concern.

Providing off-grid fresh water is not a simple task, but solar-powered fresh water production is now a possibility for anywhere with sunshine.