The ShareHealth! team, Rima-Maria Rahal, Zlatko Tadic, and Shubei Wang, have created a peer-to-peer module in which children in Ecuador and Ukraine learn about good dental health practices from children in Germany via fun instructional videos, and then receive donated oral health kits to follow through on those lessons.
Resolution’s first Social Venture Challenge partner is Harvard’s WorldMUN Conference, and every year since 2009 WorldMUN has hosted a Resolution Social Venture Challenge. WorldMUN is a one-of-a-kind intellectual and social conference that brings together an extraordinary assortment of young minds from around the globe to engage in cultural exchange.
IT Empowerment was conceived by Resolution Fellows Nick Fiore and Alex Merkovic-Orenstein as a means of providing low-cost IT solutions to primary schools. For their pilot project, they partnered with the Bukomero Primary School and the Marist Brothers of Byimana to outfit a computer lab that provides free IT training to hundreds of students.
This year, The Resolution Project will sponsor social venture proposals by undergraduate students at the Igniting Innovation Summit. Preparing a proposal for the SVC will involve some planning before the conference.
In order to reduce the vast amount of polystyrene foam degrading in landfills, Resolution Fellows Maryli Cheng, Jim Jin, Shilpa Mokshagundam, and Whitley O'Connor, are repurposing packing foam as filling for teddy bears.