Best Ideas 2020 features all the nominated entries submitted under ‘Submit your Idea’ category. All the entries consist of innovative solutions or propositions for an enterprise that champions the Sustainable Development Goals. They can be on the conceptual, planning, or start-up stage.
Explain your idea in details:
H2W seeks to cover 2 thematic areas being menstrual health and hygiene , while improving their economic and financial life through skill acquisition and empowerment with tools on how to produce the reusable menstrual pads. The project which will be done in collaboration with real relief way Denmark, the producers of real relief way Denmark will teach our target beneficiaries how to produce the reusable menstrual pads with locally sourced materials after generally distributing free samples from the company. The project under its general objectives will also seek to empower the target beneficiaries (young women and adolescent girls) representing orphans, widows, disabled and the less privileged with mini sewing machines which will aid them in running their business and thereby improve their economic and financial life. This is without prejudice to online marketing strategy training on how to effectively trade product. For the benefits of others not covered under the first Stage of this project, mini training centres will be established to train other subsequent beneficiaries.
Expected impact of your idea on sustainable development
H2W aligns with the good health and wellbeing and gender equality and inclusion of the SDG covering the under represented young women and adolescent girls especially orphans, young widows, disabled women and girls and the less privileged within slums, rural communities and ghettos. The project have many impact measuring indices but summarily it will be based on reduction on infection through the introduction of a more hygienic , reusable pad with microbic absorbance, increase in financial income and better health for all. It will be pertinent to know that the overall wellbeing of this great minds whose hope have been shattered will have their sense of human hood restored also through our in depth training / coaching sessions (on rediscovering yourself).
Plans for implementation and sustainability
H2W will be executed under the collaborative efforts of Give her a chance Africa foundation as the lead organization, real relief way Denmark and solace place foundation whose services will range from technical to financial, to volunteering. The lead organization provides 10% of the project cost. The project will be centred on health services and economic empowerment of our target beneficiaries with the aim of reintegrating them into the mainstream of the society.
Ibe Obinna Goodluck is currently a preacher of the Gospel with Riches of salvation global ministry , the youth president of the church, pastor in charge of a satellite church , recently married to his blossom friend portraying his dedication and commitment , born on 12/02/1986 whose background in public administration afforded him the opportunity to work in different spheres including production outfits (admin officer - pz cussons Aba plant), Daar Communications PLC (admin and reporter 1) mymoney mart TV on Daarsat as (telemarketing director). He is also the president of Give her a chance Africa foundation formed due to his quest to reach the African girl child having seen the neglect experienced by his target beneficiaries. He is also a member of young African leadership initiative network (YALI), a member of African change makers - cohort 2. He is a goal getter, writer, easy going and above all a strong advocate for women and girls inclusive world.