15 Sep '16, 5am

A call for innovation in our cities — Environmental Health News https://t.co/8Sbs8JrpbF

A call for innovation in our cities Michigan Municipal League/flickr Rockefeller Foundation and a startup incubator offer $1m in seed money for ideas that solve pollution, inequality affecting urban poor. Sept. 15, 2015 Staff Report Environmental Health News Follow @EnvirHealthNews Got a fix for any of the complex problems confronting poor and vulnerable people living in cities? The Rockefeller Foundation and the Unreasonable Institute have $100,000 for you. The two organizations want to help "next generation innovators" solve problems like crime, pollution, education inequality, infrastructure improvement and climate change adaption, among others. "Cities today are growing, and so are their challenges, which puts them at a crossroads—continue down the same path or transform to better prepare for the shocks and stresses of the 21st century," said Rockefeller Foundation pre...

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