Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
Waste to wealth/ Good Health strategies for rural dwellers
Explain your project in details:
Objectives: The enterprise is founded with the mission of promoting good environment for developing countries, promoting health especially those of the vulnerable, educating the populace the benefits of sanitation and good environment. Also, producing new materials from old materials/waste which saves the stress, energy of looking for new /virgin materials, therefore, saving the planet earth and the climate condition( green house effects). Approaches: Waste bins will be placed in strategic places, easily accessible to public. Education on the benefits of good environment will be given to the public, in order to correct the "throw away disposing" methods which has been the norms in the society, which is dangerous to the planet earth, individual's health and also, its a waste of resources. Education on the potential new products and economical benefits ( money, raw materials) to be generated from what has been known as waste will also be done, Innovative approaches: Sign Post on the SDGs, benefits, lectures (in collaboration with nearby tertiary institutions), awareness and waste recovering equipment will be given to the public.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
As stated by UNDP that the Sustainable Development Goals are interconnected often the key to success on one will involve tackling issues more commonly associated with another. SDGs 3,6,9,11,12,13,15,17 will be met and solved by this project idea. To enhance this development, and to operate on the standard expected from enterprises, the business is registered with Corporate Affairs Commission.
Sustainability and future plans
To foster the new education on the right disposing method, the founder is trying to collaborate with State and Federal government, also, educational institutions will be connected to expand the education. There are banks in the country that helps to expand business and industries which include Bank of Industry, African development Bank, Nigerian Bank for Commerce and Industry etc,
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Adesoji Emmanuel, born on 16/Sep/1995, Osogbo, Osun State, Nigeria. Studied Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism Management at Federal Polytechnic Ede (ND), BSc ( Family, Nutrition and Consumer Sciences, Food, Nutrition and Dietetics). I conducted researches on Hygiene and as it has effects on hospitality industries , and also the complementary feedings practices using my locality, and these summed up together to see the impact of education, environment affects the growth of infants and other vulnerable in the community.