Winning Projects 2014: Go Green!

  • Winner

    Green is the New Gangsta

    Green is the New Gangsta
    The Green is the New Gangsta project, an initiative of Free People International, fuses online and offline action in an effort to spread awareness about important environmental issues, promote a more eco-conscious, ethical lifestyle, and inspire collective, creative action. It consists of five platforms, seamlessly working together to be a driving force behind environmental change: a community based arts programming and education project, a green consulting initiative, a crowdfunding platform, an e(co)-commerce platform and a fully integrated social marketing campaign. The arts platform...
  • Winner

    Indonesia Gardening

    Indonesia Gardening
    Indonesia Berkebun is a non-profit volunteer urban farming movement working through social media, including twitter, facebook, youtube and the website www.indonesiaberkebun.org.  Indonesia Berkebun’s activists, composed of socially diverse enthusiasts from 32 cities in Indonesia and 8 campuses, all share the vison of building environmental awareness through urban farming. Gardening can be a tool for learning, community building and recreation, especially for children, while also providing public green spaces in the city. The program turns vacant urban land into productive plots with economic...
  • Winner

    rideIT

    rideIT
    rideIT targets 4.5 million working professionals in India who travel to work and back home on a daily basis. The urban social initiative aims to reduce noise and air pollution, as well as fossil-fuel consumption, by reducing the number of cars on the road. The lack of good public transport coupled with fast-growing populations in Indian cities has increased dependency on personal vehicles and auto-rickshaws, creating huge inefficiency in the transport system. rideIT is an inter-company carpool matching service facilitating ride-sharing in four kinds of vehicles: car, motorbike, auto-rickshaw...
  • Runner-Up

    Gopublic

    gopublic
    Gopublic is an awareness campaign and digital platform in Indonesia to reduce private transportation usage and convince people to change the primary transportation to public transportation. The mission is to reduce the global warming side effects caused by high fuel consumption leading to environmental and health problems. The platform includes apps, maps and general info on transportation.)
  • Runner-Up

    Sikremut Commuter Train

    Sikremut Commuter Train
    Sikremut Commuter Train is an application that provides information service about commuter trains and its trip completely. The main goal is to provide information seamlessly for commuter train users or anyone, who wants to use a commuter train.