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[4 Oct 2013 | One Comment | ]
Goodget – Improving Daily Life

Since the 1960s many efficient, innovative, low-cost and sustainable products have been invented that can help to solve problems of the poor like power cuts (solar energy), pollution (recycling, zero-waste production, alternatives for fossil fuels), insufficient shelter and sanitation (development of cheap and sustainable housing), drought (simple water pumps, and irrigation systems), faulty management of natural recources (cheaper and more sustainable alternatives for the use of wood, water; innovative re-use of materials) etc.
Research shows that often distribution of these products is limited. 90% of the worlds population is poor and …

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[16 Jun 2011 | No Comment | ]
TechDelft students deliver plan for Goodget

After a semester of hard work and lots of research the students of the minor International Entrepreneurship & Development at the Technical University Delft delivered a plan to start up Goodget. The report is written in Dutch, and available upon request, as we believe in sharing our knowledge! Please feel free to comment on the strategy outlined by the students.
In short, the students recommend we start by executing a market research in Ghana to find out more about internet access, transportation and delivery, payment systems, and marketing of goodgets in …