Let’s celebrate forward-thinking ideas, people and initiatives that create a better now and a better tomorrow!
Because in these challenging times, we believe creativity, solidarity and collaboration should be more contagious than any virus.
This platform aims to inspire people to get through the crisis together using creativity and collaboration in the spirit of solidarity. How can you contribute?
By submitting your own initiative so you can inspire others with your ideas, by sharing other people’s stories in your own network or by getting in on the action using your help, skills, time or tips. Because if we work together, we can move things forward.
Free writing classes for aspiring playwrights
Always wanted to be a writer? Amidst lockdowns and social distancing, chances are good that you will find yourself with more time on your hands than ever before. So why not take the opportunity to practice your creative writing skills? Playwright Lauren Gunderson is there to encourage you and help you out.
All-girl Afghan Robotics Team build low-cost ventilator using car parts
The all-girl Afghan Robotics Team have developed a mobile and inexpensive ventilator that will help COVID patients in Afghanistan. The device costs a fraction of normal ventilators and is partly built with car parts.
Free of charge smart software helps to fight corona
Corona caught us all by surprise, but fortunately we have a large arsenal of medical technology at our disposal to fight the virus. The Dutch company Delft Imaging repurposed their TB x-ray tool to trace corona and is helping to prevent major outbreaks in countries with limited testing capabilities.