Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Riverfront UR: Growing Community Resilience through Placemaking along the James River

Use of sustainable design, green infrastructure, and flood mitigation practices are imperative for riverside communities to grow resilience and adapt to climate change. Communities along the James River in Henrico County, Virginia face high flood risks due to increased storm intensity and frequency. In order to cultivate community resilience, this project proposes the development of a riverside research and recreation ...more »

Submitted by (@alexisnoel.szepesy)

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Sustainaplay: Green your play, green your impact!

What if all the environmental challenges we are facing could be solved though a game? Sustainaplay is a boardgame to be play in families, housemates, co-workers,stakeholders of different industries to understand what are their positions, knowledge and potential contributions to mitigate climate change. Sustainaplay uses a systemic-change approach, it delves into the interests of each individual to create a common ground ...more »

Submitted by (@glzsoto.melissa)

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Idea Phase (15 January-3 April 2018)

Help us build the Circular Economy! We are working to connect the Health Care and Food Systems.

For the past 2 years, I have been a part of an innovative program working to align our city's health care and food systems. Our program follows this general process: 1) A patient with a qualifying condition (low-income, diabetes, heart disease, chronic food insecurity, etc.) is referred to our program by their doctor. 2) They sign up by joining us at our market stand, and we gather some information. 3) Each month, we ...more »

Submitted by (@hfred93)

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